Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)

Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (ACEWH)

Women's unpaid caregiving and stress

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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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Online
Paper
Author: 
Cyndi Brannen
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses research on unpaid caregiving and mental health issues, conducted by the Healthy Balanace Research Program.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

"I do it because I love her and I care": snapshots of the lives of caregivers

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Brenda Beagan
Robin Stadnyk
Charlotte Loppie
Nancy MacDonald
Barbara Hamilton-Hinch
Judy MacDonald
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Healthy Balance Research Program
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides portraits of women caregivers in Nova Scotia. Illuminates similarities and differences among a diverse sample of caregiving experiences.

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Available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH CARE.B43 2005

The AIDS pandemic and gender: the socio-cultural effects on development with an emphasis on Commonwealth countries: a selected a

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides an annotated bibliography on issues surrounding HIV/AIDS and gender, including cultural contexts, behaviours and beliefs, economic issues, education and health.

Women, HIV/AIDS, and human rights: a selected annotated bibliography

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Offers references on websites, journal articles, toolkits, press releases, international conventions and declarations that address women, HIV/AIDS and human rights.

Turning the tide: why acting on inequity can help reduce chronic disease

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
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Atlantic Regional Office of the Public Health Agency of Canada
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a tool kit that explores the links between inequity and chronic disease.

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Includes bibliographical references.

A healthy balance: caregiving policy in Canada: backgrounder

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Canadian Policy Research Networks
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an overview of knowledge collected from recent research on caregiving.

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Includes bibliographical references.

A healthy balance: a summary report on a national roundtable on caregiving policy in Canada

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Judi Varga-Toth
Publisher: 
Canadian Policy Research Networks
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses caregiving policy implications emerging from the research findings, from both a Canadian and international perspective.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Why is HIV/AIDS a women's issue?

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Pourquoi le VIH/sida est-il une question qui concerne les femmes ?
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

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

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Includes bibliographical references.

The final push: making midwives part of the Nova Scotia health system

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
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Paper
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides an overview of the current status of midwifery in Nova Scotia.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

HIV/AIDS on rise for Canadian women

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Barbara Clow
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Looks at the reasons for women's increased vulnerability to HIV infection. Explores actions governments and policy-makers can take to help stem the tide of infection rates.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
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Includes bibliographical references.
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