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Fear of falling : a matter of balance

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117091
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Call Number
V 668 1994
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Fear of falling : a matter of balance
Alternate Title
A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Responsibility
produced by the Roybal Center on Applied Gerontology of the New England Research Institutes, Inc. [Waterton, MA]
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Terra Nova Films [distributor]
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
1 videocassette (17 min.) ; + manual
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
Provides step-by-step strategies to help older adults: 1.) overcome the fear of falling and 2.) take active steps to reduce the risk of falling
Notes
With manual: A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls / Sharon Tennstedt ... [et al.] ; Boston, MA : Boston University Roybal Center Consortium, 1998
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 668 1994
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Food security : a framework for action

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118177
Call Number
WA 695 F66 2008
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Food security : a framework for action
Responsibility
Prepared by the Vancouver Coastal Health Population Health Team and VCH Regional Food Security Committee
Place
Vancouver
Publisher
Vancouver Coastal Health
Year Published
c2008
Physical Description
11 p.
Subjects
Food Supply
Food supply - British Columbia
Abstract
The intent of this framework is to clarify the primary role of Vancouver Coastal Health as a Regional Health Authority in addressing food security while acknowledging and partnering with other sectors. This document is intended as a foundation piece to accompany our food security profile and the annual progress report on the Food Security Model Core Program.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 695 F66 2008
URL Notes
Full report available online.
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Food technologies and public health

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116992
Author
World Health Organization
Call Number
WA 695 F654 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Food technologies and public health
Alternate Title
Food safety issues
Author
World Health Organization
Responsibility
by Y. Motarjemi [and others]
Place
Geneva, Switzerland
Publisher
Food Safety Unit, Division of Food and Nutrition, World Health Organization
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
23 p. ; 30 cm
Subjects
Food Technology
Food Supply
Format
Report
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 695 F654 1995
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Prevention of falls and injuries among the elderly : a special report from the office of the Provincial Health Officer

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117356
Author
Scott, Victoria Janice
Peck, Shaun Howard Saville
Kendall, Perry R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Call Number
WA 280 P73 2003
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Prevention of falls and injuries among the elderly : a special report from the office of the Provincial Health Officer
Author
Scott, Victoria Janice
Peck, Shaun Howard Saville
Kendall, Perry R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
95 p. : ill.
Subjects
Accidents, Home - In old age
Safety
Accident prevention - British Columbia
Accidental falls - British Columbia
Accidental falls - in old age
Notes
Cover title
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN
0772650462
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 280 P73 2003
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Promising pathways : falls prevention programs for older Canadians living in the community

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117412
Author
Health Canada/Veterans Affairs Canada Falls Prevention Initiative
Call Number
WA 280 H26 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Promising pathways : falls prevention programs for older Canadians living in the community
Author
Health Canada/Veterans Affairs Canada Falls Prevention Initiative
Place
[Ottawa, ON]
Publisher
[Health Canada/Veterans Affairs Canada Falls Prevention Initiative]
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
26 p.
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accidental falls - Prevention & control
Accident Prevention
Accidents, Home - In old age
Notes
Cover title
At head of title: A handbook of best practices
Includes bibliographical references
Cat. no. H39-621/2002E
ISBN
0662321030
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 280 H26 2002
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Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117192
Call Number
V 666 1996
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Capital Health, Regional Public Health
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
1 videocassette (33 min.) ; + 1 guide
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
This video is for seniors who are still living independently in the community, it is not a video for frail seniors. The first 10 minutes of this video involves seniors talking about their experiences of having had a fall, what they have learned from these experiences and how they have managed to build daily physical exercise into their days. Facilitated by a seniors fitness instructor and two Tai Chi teachers, the exercise routine can be used to lead a group of seniors through the exercises or it can by used by individuals at home as a daily fitness program. The exercises take about 20 minutes.
Notes
"English version"
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 666 1996
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