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Building nutritional health : HIV, injection drug use, poverty and nutrition in Vancouver's Downtown Community

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116874
Author
HIV, IDU and Nutrition Working Committee
McCulloch, Wendy
Howard, Elizabeth
Ivan, Alison
Call Number
WC 503 B84 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Building nutritional health : HIV, injection drug use, poverty and nutrition in Vancouver's Downtown Community
Alternate Title
AIDS Vancouver : taking care of each other
Author
HIV, IDU and Nutrition Working Committee
McCulloch, Wendy
Howard, Elizabeth
Ivan, Alison
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
AIDS Vancouver
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
38 p. ; 28 cm
Subjects
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - Vancouver, B.C.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - Diet therapy
HIV - diet therapy
HIV
Nutrition
Substance abuse - Diet therapy
Notes
"AIDS Vancouver : taking care of each other" -- Cover
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WC 503 B84 1999
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Introducing drinking decisions : an early intervention program for problem drinkers

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116908
Call Number
V 655 2000
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Introducing drinking decisions : an early intervention program for problem drinkers
Alternate Title
Drinking decisions
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Capital Health, Regional Public Health
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1 videocassette (22 min)
Subjects
Alcohol
Alcohol drinking - Canada
Abstract
A Medical Officer of Health, Public Health Nurses, designer, evaluator and 2 clients describe the early intervention program designed by Capital Health in collaboration with Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission. A program to help assess drinking habits for people whose use of alcohol is starting to cause problems in their lives.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 655 2000
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In love with daylight : a memoir of recovery

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118272
Author
Sheed, Wilfrid
Call Number
PR 6069 H396 Z469 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
In love with daylight : a memoir of recovery
Author
Sheed, Wilfrid
Responsibility
Wilfrid Sheed
Place
New York
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
c.1995
Physical Description
252 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Depressed persons -- Biography
Depression, mental -- Biography
Recovery--Personal Narrative
Cancer -- Patients -- Biography
Polio -- Patients -- Biography
Abstract
Review: "Noted critic, novelist and essayist Sheed recounts his recovery from three major illnesses in this highly personal, torturous, oddly exhilarating chronicle. The first illness, polio, struck in 1945 when he was 14. With unbridled optimism, Sheed struggled for years with a disease that ``seemed much more like a vacation from the pains of growing up than an addition to them.'' The book's centerpiece, his plunge into depression triggered by addiction to sleeping pills and alcohol in his mid-50s, unfolds a nightmare of panic attacks, manic highs, proliferating phobias and suicidal dementia. Sheed found scant relief through a stay in a sanatorium, antidepressants or lithium, on all of which he heaps scorn. His recovery seemed to follow its own logic and inner mechanisms of healing. Diagnosed with cancer in 1991, he underwent operations of the tongue and neck, as well as radiation treatments, a two-year ordeal he describes with wit and gallantry." -- Reed Elsevier Inc.
ISBN
0671792156
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
PR 6069 H396 Z469 1995
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Acting out : understanding and reducing aggressive behaviour in children and youth

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118301
Author
Wolfe, David A
Call Number
WS350.8 A4 W65 2007
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Acting out : understanding and reducing aggressive behaviour in children and youth
Author
Wolfe, David A
Responsibility
editor, David A. Wolfe
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
vii, 109 p. : ports. ; 26 cm
Subjects
Acting out (Psychology)
Aggressiveness in children
Aggressiveness in adolescence
Aggressiveness--Prevention
Aggression
ISBN
0888685327
9780888685322
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WS350.8 A4 W65 2007
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