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Determinants of indigenous peoples' health in Canada : beyond the social

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119697
Author
Greenwood, Margo
de Leeuw, Sarah
Lindsay, Nicole Marie
Reading, Charlotte
Call Number
WA300 DC2 D48 2015
Location
Vancouver Community
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
Determinants of indigenous peoples' health in Canada : beyond the social
Author
Greenwood, Margo
de Leeuw, Sarah
Lindsay, Nicole Marie
Reading, Charlotte
Responsibility
edited by Margo Greenwood, Sarah de Leeuw, Nicole Marie Lindsay, and Charlotte Reading
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Canadian Scholars' Press
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
279 p.
Series
CSPI Series in Indigenous Studies
Subjects
Indians, North American
Social Determinants of Health
Health Services, Indigenous
First Nations
Inuit
Metis
Abstract
Introduction: Rethinking Determinants of Indigenous Peoples' Health in Canada / Sarah de Leeuw, Nicole Marie Lindsay, and Margo Greenwood --
Part 1: Setting the Context. Structural Determinants of Aboriginal Peoples' Health / Charlotte Reading --
Two-Eyed Seeing in Medicine / Murdena Marshall, Albert Marshall, and Cheryl Bartlett --
Inuit Knowledge Systems, Elders, and Determinants of Health: Harmony, Balance, and the Role of Holistic Thinking / Shirley Tagalik --
The Spiritual Dimension of Holistic Health: A Reflection / Marlene Brant Castellano --
Two Poems / Marilyn Iwama --
Part 2: Beyond the Social. The Relatedness of People, Land, and Health: Stories from Anishinabe Elders /Chantelle Richmond --
Being at the Interface: Early Childhood as a Determinant of Health / Margo Greenwood and Elizabeth Jones --
Cultural Wounds Demand Cultural Medicines / Michael J. Chandler and William L. Dunlop --
Activating Place: Geography as a Determinant of Indigenous Peoples' Health and Well-being / Sarah de Leeuw --
Embodying Self-Determination: Beyond the Gender Binary / Sarah Hunt --
Take Care of the Land and the Land Will Take Care of You: Resources, Development, and Health / Terry Teegee --
Raven Healing, Roberta Kennedy (Kung Jaadee) --
Part 3: Wellness is Knowing Who We Are: Culture, Language, Identity. atikowisi miyw - ayawin, Ascribed Health and Wellness, to kaskitamasowin miyw - ayawin, Achieved Health and Wellness: Shifting the Paradigm / Madeleine Dion Stout --
miyo pimatisiwin 'A Good Path': Indigenous Knowledges, Languages, and Traditions in Education and Health / Diana Steinhauer and James Lamouche --
Reshaping the Politics of Health: A Personal Perspective / Warner Adam --
Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Policies and Programs in British Columbia: Beyond the Rhetoric / Karen Isaac and Kathleen Jamieson --
Grandma and Grandpa and the Mysterious Case of Wolf Teeth in the House! / Richard Van Camp --
Knowing Who You Are: Family History and Aboriginal Determinants of Health / Brenda Macdougall --
Part 4: Revisioning Medicine: Toward Indigenization. miyo pimatisiwin: Practising 'the Good Way of Life' from the Hospital Bed to Mother Earth / Patricia Makokis and James Makokis --
Reflections of One Indian Doctor in a Town up North / Nadine Caron --
Type 2 Diabetes in Indigenous Populations: Why a Focus on Genetic Susceptibility Is Not Enough / Fernando Polanco and Laura Arbour --
Determining Life with HIV and AIDS / Sherri Pooyak, Marni Amirault, and Renee Masching --
Medicine Is Relationship: Relationship Is Medicine / Leah May Walker and Daniele Behn-Smith.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9781551307329
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
WA300 DC2 D48 2015
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Health authorities handbook on aboriginal health

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119535
Author
Aboriginal Health Association of BC
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Call Number
WA300 A154 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Health authorities handbook on aboriginal health
Author
Aboriginal Health Association of BC
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Responsibility
prepared by Aboriginal Health Association of British Columbia
Place
West Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Aboriginal Health Association of BC
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
136 p.
Subjects
First Nations
Community Health Services
Abstract
Handbook covers: Basic information and demographic data on the Aboriginal people of B.C. ; A description of curent health status and critical health problems facing the Aboriginal people of B.C. ; An overview of the history that has produced the burden of ill health among Aboriginal people ; A description of the historic and current roles and responsibilities of federal, provincial and Aboriginal health agencies ; Consideration of treaty making and self-government initiatives and their implications for health authorities ; An exploration of visions, models and concepts ; Questions and factors to be considered in the development of strategies for change to close the gaps in health status between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal British Columbians.
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA300 A154 1999
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The health needs of Somali women in the Lower Mainland : focus groups report

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118585
Author
Adam, Hawa
Mohamud, Deeqa
Mahamoud, Ayan
Call Number
WA 300 A33 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The health needs of Somali women in the Lower Mainland : focus groups report
Author
Adam, Hawa
Mohamud, Deeqa
Mahamoud, Ayan
Responsibility
prepared by Hawa Adam, Deeqa Mohamud and Ayan Mahamoud.
Place
[Vancouver]
Publisher
B.C.'s Women's Hospital and Health Centre
MOSAIC
Year Published
c1997
Physical Description
20 p.
Subjects
Women -- Health and hygiene -- British Columbia
Notes
"This project was sponsored by B.C. Women's Hospital and Health Centre, Office of Health Promotion (Children's and Women's Health Centre of British Columbia) and MOSAIC Family Programs."
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 300 A33 1997
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Middleton's allergy : principles & practice

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115018
Author
Adkinson, N. Franklin
Edition
6th edition
Call Number
WD300 M628 2003
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Middleton's allergy : principles & practice
Alternate Title
Allergy
Author
Adkinson, N. Franklin
Responsibility
edited by N. Franklin Adkinson, Jr. ... [et al.]
Edition
6th edition
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Mosby
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
2 v. (xxvii, 1764, 40 p.) : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) (held in Library Office)
Subjects
Hypersensitivity
Food Hypersensitivity
Anti-Allergic Agents
Drug Hypersensitivity
Dermatitis, Contact
Environmental Illness
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0-323-01425-9
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WD300 M628 2003
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