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Visioning - the Canadian Women's Health Network: sharing information is essential

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Anne Fraser
Barbara Mintzes
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Vol 13, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is intended to stimulate discussion about the need for building a Canadian Women's Health Network. 

 

The politics of breast cancer

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Pam Bristol
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Vol 12, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers an in-depth look at breast cancer statistics and an analysis of the current struggle against it. Shares information about breast cancer research, available resources, fighting misconceptions and ongoing activism.  

 


 


Abc's of immunology

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Susan Elliott
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Vol 10, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers a primer on the immune system. Explains the language of immunology and the processes that occur when we are exposed to infection. 


The birth of a network

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Connie Clement
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Vol 8, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article describes the making of Canada's Women's Health Network. Shares components, objectives and questions to consider. Lists provincial network contacts. 

Cool news for hot flashers

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Ann Voda
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Vol 8, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1986
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the clinical research and personal experience that informs  about hot flashes. Normalizes the experience of hot flashes. Encourages further research and understanding. 

Sharing the menopause experience

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Sidney Thomson
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Vol 8, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1986
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explains how menopause workshops encourage sharing and demedicalize menopausal transitions.  

How to beat back pain during pregnancy

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Judylaine Fine
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Vol 7, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1985
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers practical advice to overcome common pregnancy-related complaint. Illustrates the importance of understanding the basic changes that happen to the body during pregnancy. Offers a list of exercises designed for pregnancy. 


Breast milk : an untold story

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Jeanne Jabanoski
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Vol 6, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1985
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article identifies the chemical hazards of breast feeding. Advocates for women to take control of their own health. List of resources.

The birth control gap

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Dianne Kinnon
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Vol 6, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1985
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explores why women and men so often fail to use birth control. Discusses available research and safety standards. Identifies internal oppressions that effect our decisions. 

Through the medical maze

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Kathleen McDonnell
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Vol 5, No. 2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article examines one woman's experience with breast cancer. 

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