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This patient handout provides a description on asthma action plan for asthma treatment. There are two patient handouts - one for children ages 1-5 and one for children ages 6-18.
The BC HealthGuide handbook provides medically reviewed information to help make better health decisions. It includes information on health concerns, symptoms, home treatment and other care options, tips on how to prevent illness and when to consult a doctor.
Nature (hot/wet) and functions of different vegetarian food ; Not specific for cancer, about general health
This 14 page handout has been divided into three parts to provide information to women who have just given vaginal or cesarean birth. Information provided in three sections: who and when to call for help, taking care of yourelf, and taking care of your newborn baby.
This book, in Chinese, is written by a Clinical Professor in the Pediatric Department of the University of British Columbia and BC Children's Hospital, focuses on pediatric pain management. It is designed to help health professionals of all disciplines who work with children, gain understanding and…
Written in simplified Chinese, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is t…
This guide describes the principles and processes involved in the development of the Chinese Peer Navigator Program at the BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver Centre and the bilingual resources that are used with Chinese-speaking patients (Mandarin, Cantonese and English). ; This program also reflects “b…
Surgical procedures for the treatment of cancer. Chinese herbs / medicine to help the healing process
This pamphlet suggests ways to stay comfortable during labour. Written in Chinese.
Chinese medicine (oncology) : history, scope of study, current development etc. ; Use of Chinese medicine in strengthening the body, managing side effects of radiotherapy, yin yang etc. ; Different types of cancer, how they are treated by Chinese medicine
Introduces the various types of Chinese tea, how they are processed and the health benefits of drinking tea.
Rolling walnuts ; Madarin ducks sporting in the water ; The chat ; Improvisation no.1 ; Calling on soldiers by the Emperor Qin ; Magpies and plum blossoms ; Huaqiao drum ; Marriage celebration of the mice ; Fight between the bull and the tiger ; Rolling walnuts ; Improvisation no. 2
What is cancer ; Different types of cancer ; How vitamins and minerals help to improve our health ; Treatments for different types of cancer
This book is written in Chinese. There are 7 sections: section 1 describes the basic knowledge of the digestive system and what an eating disorder is; sections 2-6 outline the causes and treatment of eating disorders in different age stages eg. 0-1, 1-3, 3-6, 7-12, 12-18. The last section talks ab…
Recipes for soups to help prevent liver diseases
Like the subtle fragrance of the orchid, a Catholic theologian and philosopher looks back and realizes God's grace and care have been constant in all aspects of her life. Told with short stories, similar to "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series.
Healthy snacks are an important part of what young children need to eat everyday. Tips, advice and suggestions from Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating.