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Life long ties

Presents a documentary that profiles three women and a man who have taken on the responsibility of caring for a family member. Includes a round table discussion between caregivers and chrinic care professionals. The video is accomapnied by a booklet with introduces the participants in the video as well as highlighting themes and posing key questions for the viewer.

Published: 1998
Aboriginal women and maternity: fetal alcohol syndrome  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cesaf/fetal-alcohol.pdf

Examines substance use during pregnancy by Aboriginal women in Quebec, focusing on the prevention of FAS and FAE.

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Published: 1998
An inventory of conceptual frameworks and women's health indicators  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cesaf/conceptual-frameworks.pdf

Provides an inventory of health and social indicators in Canadian and international literature as they relate to women’s health. Discusses conceptual frameworks and health determinants and their impact on women’s health.

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Published: 2001
"Wisdom of Native women" Wellness Conference for urban Aboriginal women  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cesaf/wisdom-native-women.pdf

Presents the main activities and events of the Wisdom of Native Women Wellness Conference held January 16 to 18, 1998 hosted by the Aboriginal Women of Montreal (AWM).

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Published: 1998
National conference. Women's health and diversity: proceedings: Montreal: April 26 - 28, 2001  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cesaf/national-conference.pdf

This conference underlined how some components of diversity, such as culture, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, and geographic location, simultaneously influence women's health. The diversity of research methods, interventions, processes and partnerships were discussed. As well, success stories and recommendations when accounting for diversity were featured. An overview of research and interventions concerning women's health were presented in order to identify and discuss the complexities of issues relative to the integration of diversity in the academic, community, health services and policy areas. It was expected that existing networks would be consolidated and new ones created to advocate policies that are sensitive to the diverse health needs of women.

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Published: 2001
New beginnings in a new millenium. Designing and developing an urban Aboriginal women's wellness resource centre for the year 20  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cesaf/new-beginnings.pdf

Identifies barriers that prevent Aboriginal women from obtaining the services they need in Montreal. Presents recommendations.

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Published: 1999
Rural, remote and Northern women's health: policy and research directions - community kit  
http://www.pwhce.ca/rrKit.htm

Provides summaries and background information about "Rural, Remote and Northern Women's Health: Policy and Research Directions, Summary Report." Also includes information for local communities to use in advocating for change.

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Published: 2005
Violence and trauma in the lives of women with serious mental illness: current practices in service provision in British Columbia  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/bccewh/violence-trauma.pdf

Documents the practice in different mental health care settings with respect to the provision of services to women with chronic and persistent mental health problems who are survivors of violence.

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Published: 2002
Gender-based analysis in planning  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/policyPWHCE2.pdf

Argues the need to integrate gender-based analysis (GBA) in health research, planning and decision-making.

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Published: 2005
Why is HIV/AIDS a women's issue?  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/acewh/policyACEWH.pdf

Examines the increase in HIV/AIDS cases in Canadian women. Includes recommendations to help stop the rising numbers.

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Published: 2005