Coping strategies

Coping strategies

Through women’s eyes: the case for a feminist epidemiology

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Patricia Kaufert
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Vol 10, No.1
Publisher: 
Women
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article calls for a woman-centered approach within medical research. Identifies why a feminist epidemiology is necessary. Defines feminist epidemiology. 

Incest shadows

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Penny Wardell
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Vol 9, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers several short stories on the topic of incest. Explores the fear and confusion of a child's experience of family violence.

Our stillbirth

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

This article is the story of a family's experience with stillbirth. Describes their loss, grief and acceptance. A list of some things you can do when a newborn passes that may help to move through the loss. 

Sharing the menopause experience

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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.  

Working with violence

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Julie Wheelwright
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Vol 5, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

In the following article, three women who work at an emergency shelter for women are asked to talk about the impact of their work. 

 

 


Through the medical maze

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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. 

Not a medical emergency

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Phyllis Jensen
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Vol 4, No. 2
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Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1983
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is a not so imaginary piece of fiction about a nurse’s efforts to meet the desires of a patient when faced with hospital bureaucracy.

First Nations women workers' speak, write and research back: child welfare and decolonizing stories

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Michelle Reid
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First Peoples Child & Family Review
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the impact of the work done by First Nations women Child and Family Services social workers on their health and well-being. Looks at coping strategies.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Coping with the holidays

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English
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Online
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Maria Jacobsen
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National Eating Disorder Information Centre
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Looks at how people with eating disorders and weight issues can make the holiday season less difficult.

Panic disorder and coping

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Statistics Canada
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Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents prevalence estimates of panic disorder in the household population aged 15 or older. Examines associations between panic disorder and measures of physical and mental health, work status and coping behaviour.

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Includes bibliographical references.
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