Ageism

Ageism

Take control of menopause: do the right thing, eat the right thing

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Carolyn DeMarco
Edition: 
Vol 11, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1990
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article asks what women have to look forward to about aging in our society. Explores ways that women can nurture themselves and each other in midlife. Shares a new approach to health problems related to menopause. 

The wisdom of menopause

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Janine O’Leary Cobb
Edition: 
Vol 11, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1990
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explores the myths, misconceptions and current research about menopause. Presents an overview of current research on some of the most frequently discussed and important questions women ask about menopause. 


 


Looking my age

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English
Translated Title: 
Paraître mon âge
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Abby Lippman
Edition: 
To the Point - Guest Column
Publisher: 
CWHN
Publication Date: 
2012

Discusses how women in our culture are increasingly pressured to remove signs of aging (e.g. laser surgery to remove wrinkles).

The fountain of age

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Betty Friedan
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Looks at the realities of aging in a society that worships youth.

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AGIN.F75 1993
ISBN 0671898531
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The NACA position on the image of aging

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English
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Paper
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National Advisory Council on Aging
Publisher: 
Health Canada, Division of Aging and Seniors, National Advisory Council on Aging
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on the progress made in eliminating ageism and changing negative attitudes about seniors and identifies how public awareness of seniors and of aging can further be enhanced.

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AGIN.N38 1993
ISBN 0662595211
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