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Thirty moving stories about childhood cancer survivors, who have received treatment in a Cancer Centre in Hong Kong.
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…
This book recommends different types of herbs and foods to help cancer patients to walk the journey to recovery. ; Elementary school level Grade 5 and above
This resource guide was written by a Social Worker with the Patient and Family Counselling Program, BC Cancer Agency. It is a bilingual resource (Chinese and English languages) and is meant as a guide to assist persons with cancer and families in finding practical and supportive resources. It incl…
Part 1 Financial Assistance
This bilingual guide is written in Chinese and English. It includes information on the BCCA Chinese Peer Navigation Service at the Vancouver Cancer Centre. It also provides tips for preparing for medical appointments, tips for communication and finding support, floor guide, bilingual communication …
How food affect our body ; Nutrients we can receive from different types of food ; Types of food that are good for the different stages and conditions of life
Translation of a textbook written in Chinese on Western medicine
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 pamphlet, written in Traditional Chinese, provides information for women returning home after giving birth at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Includes 'taking care of yourself', & 'taking care of your baby': a list of signs to watch out for and when to call the doctor or midwife.
Information on how to start and keep up breast milk supply when a baby is not breastfeeding.
Surgical procedures for the treatment of cancer. Chinese herbs / medicine to help the healing process
v.1: Metal ; v.2: Wood ; v.3: Water ; v.4: Fire ; v.5: Earth ; v.6: Regimen
Recipes for soups to help prevent liver diseases
This 9-minute captioned CD is to educate parents-to-be, the public and health care professionals on the vital importance of early detection and its impact on a child's speech, language and social development. Available in many languages.
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Chinese.
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.
Introduces the various types of Chinese tea, how they are processed and the health benefits of drinking tea.
The articles are written by doctors, nurses, caregivers, community leaders and celebrities etc. who are well-known to people in or from Hong Kong. They share their personal experiences on how they cope, what's the meaning of good death (and good living) to both patients and caregivers
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…
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.
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