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Examination of the stigma experiences and needs of individuals with serious mental illness
Study area : Northwestern Ontario.
Examination of youth tobacco cessation needs, demand and services within the City of Greater Sudbury
Tobacco use contributes to a significant amount of morbidity and mortality. Youth are interested in quitting smoking yet most often do not choose assisted cessation approaches which have been shown effective in the ...
Review of children's mental health services for children aged 0 to 6 years old in Ontario
One in 5 children suffer from mental illness within Ontario, with little information known about the 0 to 6 year old population and service provision outcomes. This paper presents the definition and prevalence of mental ...
Satisfaction with a primary care-based diabetes management program
Diabetes is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and affects approximately 7% of the population (Hupke, Camp, Chaufoumier, Langley, & Little, 2004; Piatt et al., 2006). It is an established fact that ...
Report on Expose Your Toes
This paper summarizes the activity involved in a major public health care project - the development of the website: www.exposevourtoes.ca. The purpose of exposeyourtoes.ca is to advise interested individuals on the safe ...
Influence of the combination of alcohol and benzodiazepines on driving
Although the increased risk associated with driving under the influence of alcohol or benzodiazepines on their own has been recognized, several variables make their combined effects difficult to study. As a result, the ...
Social determinants of health & community engagement : developing a framework for public health
Discussion includes Canada and Northeastern Ontario.
Teacher perceived barriers to implementing regular daily physical activity in Simcoe County elementary schools
Background: Teachers in Ontario are expected to implement 20 minutes of daily physical activity (DPA) into their daily programming, due to the Ministry of Health Promotion guidelines adapted in 2006. This study examined ...
Communicable disease prevention and control program structure in Eastern Nova Scotia
Public health nursing services and programs are intended to improve the health of the population. These services must be evaluated to achieve this goal. Healthcare system changes in 2004 lead to two separate reviews of ...
Adult Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder & smoking : an overview of epidemiological data, a review of current studies and the need for future research in Northwestern Ontario
This research project was designed to provide a summary of the studies related to adult ADHD and smoking, and utilize these findings to improve future research about adult ADHD and smoking in Northwestern Ontario. The ...