Heart conditions

Heart conditions

Newfoundland and Labrador Heart Health Program (NLHHP)

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion

Aims at improving health and reducing the rate of heart disease in the province.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
709-729-3939
Email Address: 
NHHP@infonet.st-johns.nf.ca
Fax Number: 
709-729-5824
Street Address: 
Dept of Health and Community Services, Confederation Bldg, West Block, PO Box 8700
City: 
St. John's
Province: 
Newfoundland
Postal/ZIP Code: 
A1B 4J6

The Victoria declaration on heart health: declaration of the advisory board international heart health conference

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides recommendations on cardiovascular disease prevention and policy directions.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMH.V53 1992

The changing face of heart disease and stroke in Canada

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English
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Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Aims to provide health professionals and policy makers with an overview of current trends in risk factors, interventions and services, and heath outcomes of heart disease and stroke in Canada.

Health problems in African American women

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English
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Online
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National Women's Health Information Center
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Fairfax, VA

Provides general information on various health topics that are of importance to black women. Includes American reference and resources for each.

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The Jacobs Institute of Women's Health report on the prevention of heart disease in women: findings and recommendations from the

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English
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Online
Author: 
Sharonne N. Hayes
Carol S. Weisman
Apryl Clark
Publisher: 
Women's Health Issues
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Summarizes the background and scope of the conference, the major findings, and the key recommendations for improving the prevention of heart disease in women's primary care.

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ISSN 10493867

Diagnosis and treatment of coronary heart disease in women: systematic reviews of evidence on selected topics

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Deborah Grady
Publisher: 
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Silver Spring, MD

Provides systematic reviews and meta-analyses on key topics related to coronary heart disease (CHD) in women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Women and heart health

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English
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Online
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2001-2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Identifies the unique signs of heart attack in women and lists tips for improving heart health.

Menopause and heart disease

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003-2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the relationship between menopause and heart disease. Highlights current guidelines about using hormone therapy and the risks for heart disease.

Moderate alcohol consumption and heart disease

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English
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Publisher: 
Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the findings af a study of alcoholic beverages and heart disease.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 08270465

Social justice is good for our hearts: why societal factors, not lifestyles, are major causes of heart disease in Canada and els

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English
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Dennis Raphael
Publisher: 
CSJ Foundation for Research and Education
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Outlines the role that income and its distribution play in the incidence of cardiovascular disease.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAD.R37 2002
ISBN 0968853994
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