Search Resources (English): Decision making

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Making decisions about the removal of my breast cancer: what do I prefer?

Provides information to help women decide, along with their surgeon, which type of surgical treatment (lumpectomy followed by radiation or mastectomy) can be used for breast cancer.

Published: 2001
Mind the sex gap: bridging sexual and reproductive health and HIV prevention for young heterosexual males

Explores young men's perceptions of sexual behaviours, roles, and responsibilities, and pinpoints obstacles and gaps in their sexual health decision-making. Provides a list of recommendations to policy makers and sexual health practitioners for improving HIV/AIDS prevention services for young men and women.

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Published: 2004
HIV status and disclosure: choices and consequences
Offers practical advice on disclosure of HIV status, steps to take, coping mechanisms, possible consequences of disclosure and non-disclosure, and considerations for the media and disclosure.
Women as environmental decision makers in Quebec

Discusses the work of Le Réseau québécois des femmes en environnement (RQFE) in taking action to support better access to environmental decision-making positions for women in Quebec.

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Published: Fall/Winter 2008/2009
A woman’s place is at the policy table… and how citizens’ assemblies are helping make that happen

Discusses Citizens' Assemblies, a new mechanism for decision-making in the political process that has the potential to bring more women to Canada's decision-making tables and to transform politics in the process.

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Published: Fall/Winter 2008/2009
The great hormone debate

This article covers hormone replacement therapy. Indicates the decision about whether to seek or to accept hormone therapy remains the crucial issue for most menopausal women. 

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Published: 1986
Birth centres give women another option

This article introduces the birth centre as another option for families. Shares birth stories. Discusses the benefits of midwifery care and birth centre's for some families. 

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Published: 1992