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Inuit women

Teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities: issues and perspectives: summary (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Online
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Briefly explores, in Inuktitut, issues surrounding teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities and presents the views of Inuit women and youth on adolescent pregnancy.

"There is a need so we help": services for Inuit survivors of child sexual abuse: analysis report

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Deborah Tagornak
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women’s Association
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an overview of current services for child sexual abuse survivors, how services are set up and delivered, who is served and what approaches are taken by caregivers.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1894396472

American Indian and Alaska Native cancer fact sheet

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
UCLA Center for Health Policy Research
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Los Angeles, CA

Provides information for American Indian and Alaska Native tribal and community members on how to reduce their risk of developing cancer.

Love your heart: encouraging healthy Inuit hearts (Inuinnaqtun)

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Inuinnaqtun
Translated Title: 
Uummatit piqpagilugu: pimattiaquplugit aanniaqtailinikkut Inuinnait uummatainni
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Online
Author: 
Aluki Rojas
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses how the heart works, the causes of preventable heart diseases, and what individuals can do to keep their hearts healthy, in Inuinnaqtun.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1894396375

Love your heart: encouraging healthy Inuit hearts

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English
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Online
Author: 
Aluji Rojas
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses how the heart works, the causes of preventable heart diseases, and what individuals can do to keep their hearts healthy.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1894396359

What to do if you are abused and/or battered

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women’s Association
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women’s Association
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes mental, physical and sexual abuse. Outlines practical strategies for leaving and discusses alternatives once a woman has left her abuser, including staying at a women's shelter.

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ISBN 1894396251

As time goes on (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
Author: 
Aluki Rojas
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses health changes that occur to women as they age with particular emphasis on menopause and osteoporosis, in Inuktitut. Does not take into account the 2002 guidelines on HRT.

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ISBN 1894396324

Cancers: actions I can take to reduce my risks of developing cancer (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Online
Author: 
Aluki Rojas
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes breast cancer, cervical cancer, and lung cancer, in Inuktitut. Discusses causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment of the three cancers listed above.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1894396383

Rural, remote and northern women's health: policy and research directions: final summary report

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Cross Centre Initiatives
Rural and Remote Women's Health (RRWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Rebecca Sutherns
Marilou McPhedran
Margaret Haworth-Brockman
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Addresses the health concerns of rural, remote and Northern women. Includes data from diverse communities across Canada, including fishers and farmers, Aboriginal, Francophone and Anglophone women.

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CEX WOMH.S88 2004
ISBN 0968969275
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Includes bibliographical references.

First Nations and Inuit regional health surveys, 1997: a synthesis of the national and regional reports

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English
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Author: 
First Nations Centre
Publisher: 
National Aboriginal Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Synthesizes the findings of a collection of regional-level surveys on First Nations and Inuit health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ABGN.F57 2004
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