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Health Canada

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
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English
Français

Health Canada is the federal department responsible for helping the people of Canada maintain and improve their health.

Primary Telephone: 
613-957-2991
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@hc-sc.gc.ca
Fax Number: 
613-941-5366
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-OCANADA

The healthy boomer: a no-nonsense midlife health guide for women and men

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Peggy Edwards
Miroslava Lhotsky
Judy Turner
Publisher: 
McClelland & Stewart Inc.
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a complete health guide for people in their forties and fifties facing the physical and personal challenges of midlife.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
AGIN.E39 1999
ISBN 0771030509
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Includes bibliographical references and index. --- Review, Network Spring 2000: This comprehensive guide to midlife health was written especially for Canadian men, women and couples in the thoes of midlife(!). The authors - a family physician, a psychologist, and a health promotion consultant - draw on interviews, the latest research, and their own expertise to provide decision-making tools, accurate information, and practical advice on midlife topics from menopause in men to healthy eating, even spiritual well-being.

Gendered bodies, health practices and perception of risk: a conceptual review of social science and humanities literature

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Pam Wakewich
Lesley Biggs
The NNEWH Body Project
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides bibliographical references on the topic of bodies and gender in social science and humanities literature. The resources touch on topics such as cultural interpretations of the body, medicine and health, violence, race, sexuality, reproductive health, and the mind/body connection. File requires EndNote software.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH GEND.W35 2000
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Third Asia and Pacific conference on the social sciences and medicine

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Lynne Hunt, ed.
Publisher: 
Faculty of Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University.
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Perth, Australia

Proceedings, in two volumes, of the Third Asia and Pacific Conference on the Social Sciences and Medicine, which is part of a series of global and regional conferences held under the auspices of the Social Science and Medicine Journal. The papers from this conference represent a range of topics. The subjects covered in Volume One are: Plenary Papers, the Construction of Health Knowledge, Health Policy, Regional Health Studies,Environmental Health, Reproductive Health, and Gender and Health. The subjects covered in Volume Two include: Child and Family Health, Aging and Health, Occupational Health, Mental Health, Drug Use, Health of Indigenous People, Parasitic and Infectious Disease, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAS.T45 1997
ISBN 0729803643

Opportunities for health - a report on youth

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Richard Schabas
Publisher: 
Queen's Printer for Ontario
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Focuses on the health of Ontario's youth, particularly with concern to prevention and developping good health and lifestyle patterns before adulthood. It is a call to action directed to everyone who makes decisions affecting the health of young people.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0777805367
TEEN.O67 1992

Health and wealth: how social and economic factors affect our well being

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Monica Townson
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Argues that the quality of life in a society is one of the most powerful determinants of health, and that researchers are discovering that it is not the richest countries that have the best health, but the most egalitarian.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAD.T69 1999
ISBN 1550286587
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Review, Network Summer 1999: Health and Wealth: How Social and Economic Factors Affect Our Well Being argues that the quality of life in a society is one of the most powerful determinants of health, and that researchers are discovering that it is not the richest countries that have the best health, but the most egalitarian. Written by independent economic consultant Monica Townson.

Workshop on gender, health and development: facilitator's guide

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English
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Regional Program on Women Pan American Health Organization
Publisher: 
Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Washington, DC

Examines and discusses the gender approach in health, and provides skills and methodologies to participants to ensure that their work is grounded in a gender approach.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.W67 1997
ISBN 9275122113

Gender, health, and sustainable development: perspectives from Asia and the Caribbean: proceedings of workshops held in Singapor

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Janet Hatcher Roberts
Jennifer Kitts
Lori Jones Arsenault
Publisher: 
International Development Research Centre
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Transcribes the proceedings of workshops held in Singapore, January 23-26, 1995 and in Bridgetown, Barbados, December 6-9, 1994. Focuses on gender issues and health programmes and systems, nutrition, environmental and occupational health, chronic deseases, reproductive health, women's participation and sustainable development. Also contains working group discussions and appendices.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.G46 1995
ISBN 0889367639

Dauphin Medical Clinic

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Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization

Just across the street from the Dauphin Regional Health Centre, Dauphin Medical Clinic has 13 family practitioners, one surgeon and an internist on board. The clinic has numerous sub-specialty visitations.
 
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Primary Telephone: 
(204) 638-6445
Email Address: 
clangevi@mts.net
Fax Number: 
(204) 638-5670
Street Address: 
3 RD ST S W - 622
City: 
Dauphin
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R7N 1R5
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