Chronic pain

Chronic pain

Winning the battle: living with epstein-barr virus

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Lone Rotenberg
Edition: 
Vol 10, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article shares one woman's experience of 'coming out' as one who lives with a chronic illness. Discusses holistic health practices. 

PID: the silent epidemic

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Maureen Moore
Edition: 
Vol 7, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1986
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article seeks to unmask the extent and prevalence of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. Lists indicators, symptoms and various causes and methods of prevention of PID. 

Everybody knows someone who...

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Anne Rochon Ford
Edition: 
vol 2, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1981
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explains what dysmenorrhea is. Discusses spectrum of causes. Outlines alternative treatments as well as allopathic treatments.


 

Dissonant disabilities: women with chronic illnesses explore their lives

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Diane Driedger
Michelle Owen (Eds.)
Publisher: 
Women’s Press
Publication Date: 
2008
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Delves into the key issues in the lives of women with chronic illnesses from the point of view of the women themselves. Explores how society reacts to women with chronic illness and how women living with chronic illness cope with the uncertainty of their bodies in a society that desires certainty. 

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978-0-88961-464-2
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Includes bibliographical references and index. 270pp, Paperback

Chronic pain: the extra burden on Canadian women

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English
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Online
Author: 
Marta Meana
Robert Cho
Marie DesMeules
Publisher: 
BMC Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Reviews and compares the prevalence and intensity of chronic pain between men and women and among subgroups of women. (From Women's Health Surveillance Report: A Multidimensional Look at the Health of Canadian Women)

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ISSN 14726874
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Includes bibliographical references.

Chronic pelvic pain health centre

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Women's Health Matters
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides general information on chronic pelvic pain including a medical description, the diagnosing procedure, suggestions for coping, treatment options, current research, the Centre’s own program, FAQs, a resource list, and a glossary of terms.

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