Gender differences

Gender differences

Gender and tuberculosis

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World Health Organization
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Examines the gender dimensions of tuberculosis (TB). Calls for more research on gender and TB and the incorporation of gender issues in training curricula for service providers and TB program managers.

Gender, health and ageing

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World Health Organization
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Examines the gender differences in patterns and impact of major diseases of the elderly, as well as in access to health care services.

Gender, health and tobacco

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Tobacco Free Initiative
Martha Morrow
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Examines the gender differences for tobacco use, including the prevalence, the health impacts, and the social and economic consequences.

Gender disparities in mental health

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World Health Organisation, Department of Mental Health and Substance Dependence
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World Health Organization
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Examines current evidence regarding rates, risk factors, correlates and consequences of gender disparities in mental health.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Gender and women's mental health

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World Health Organisation
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World Health Organization
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Examines the gender disparities in mental health issues. Details gender-specific risk factors and gender bias.

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Why women's health?

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Alex Merrill
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Argues that as patients, women need healthcare tailored to women's bodies and mindful of women's social roles. Discusses gender-based analysis as it applies to healthcare.

Hospital report 2002. Women's health: an excerpt of hospital report 2002: acute care

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University of Toronto, The Hospital Report Research Collaborative
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides an analysis of how women use and benefit from the care and treatment they receive in acute care hospitals in Ontario, and how this differs from that received by men.

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HEAS.H67 2003
ISBN 0772787220

Repetitive strain injury

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Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the reasons why repetitive strain injuries are affecting a growing number of adults. Explores the differences in injury characterisitcs between men and women.

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Work-life conflict in Canada in the new millennium: a status report

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Linda Duxbury
Chris Higgins
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Health Canada, Population and Public Health Branch
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines work-life conflict in Canada and details how prevalent it is, its various forms, and the impact is has on organizations, families and employees.

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ISBN 0662348930

A gender analysis of the stress experience of young Mi'kmaq women

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Paper
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Lynn McIntyre
Frederic Wien
Sharon Rudderham
Loraine Etter
Carla Moore
Nancy MacDonald
Sally Johnson
Ann Gottschall
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes a research project that examined physical and mental stressors, and stressors related to social relationships among on-reserve young Mi'kmaq women.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.
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