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This pamphlet provides information to youth about the Birth Control Patch and what to do should the patch not function properly.
This pamphlet provides information to youth about the Birth Control Intravaginal Ring and what to do should the ring not function properly.
Information about birth control pills and family planning for teenagers.
Important text offers lucid explanation of how to regulate variables and maintain control over statistics in order to achieve quality control over manufactured products, crops and data. Topics include statistical control, establishing limits of variability, measurements of physical properties and c…
This pamphlet provides information to individuals age 21-25 on who to contact to find a doctor or other Health Care Provider for birth control, testing, and other health care needs.
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Segment 1: Lamaze Class -- Section 2: Everyday Miracles -- Section 3: Connie's Birth - - Section 4: Moving with Pregnancy and Birth
A completely updated, month-by-month guide to making decisions for pregnancy and childbirth. This revised and updated edition offers readers new information on a variety of topics from growing a healthy baby to understanding pre-pregnancy tests. Other subjects include: Pregnancy problems (high blo…
The growth charts for birth weight, birth length, and birth head circumference have been prepared by Vital Statistics and are based on BC data (1981 to 2000).
Provides a description and illustrations about a vascular access device or VAD (A tube placed under the skin for safe access to a blood vessel for patients having many needle pokes for medication or blood samples). Also explains the surgery to place the VAD and how the device works.
This pamphlet provides detailed instructions on how to flush Heparin solution through a vascular access device (VAD). Includes photographs.
PT.1: The cancer challenge ; Cancer control and the burden of cancer ; PT. 2: Prevention and screening ; Active cancer prevention ; Achieving behavioural changes in individuals and populations ; Early diagnosis and screening in cancer control ; PT.3: Applying new research ; Integrating science w…
This program examines what asthma is, and the new treatment approaches you can use to keep kids suffering from it safe and active without restricting their daily lives.
This organization is dedicated to gathering information on birth defects, contributing to research, health education and prevention. Provides free fact sheets and a parent networking service.
What to look for in the natural development of sight in infants
This book is divided into three parts: the first part deals with design philosophy providing a theoretical understanding of how the appropriate use of low tech assistive devices may affect human occupation. This part also discusses activity analysis, constructional considerations, as well as specif…
Move was created for caregivers and families with children from birth through three years. The Move™ Family Resource provides 40 activities in a illustrated book and is part of the LEAP BC™ family of resources. Move is designed to promote physical movement patterns in infants and toddlers, while in…
This book shares stories of families' experiences in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Series consists of four documentary-style videos demonstrating maternity nursing care. Each video covers different specialty areas of delivery and care. Nurse, patient and family interviews are included ; Volume 2: Labor and delivery beings from the moment of admission and addresses the nurse's rol…
Describes steps parents can take at every stage of the preemie experience, including preparing for the possibility a birth will be pre-term, coping strategies for immediately after the birth, understanding the needs of the "unfinished baby," dealing with the unexpected such as jealousy and going ho…
Topics cover everything from the most basic genetic concepts to the latest screening and diagnostic techniques. Coverage includes: ; autism, cancer, chromosomal abnormalities, ethics, genetic counseling, heart defects, muscular dystrophy, neural tube defects, phenylketonuria, spina bifida, and much…
This pamphlet will give you some ideas about your options for pain relief during labour and giving birth. We hope that knowing what to expect will help to make giving birth a satisfying experience. At the end of the booklet, you will find a list of the references we used.
This pamphlet provides information on how to keep your baby safe in NICU.
This graphic novel tells a mother's story of her baby, Asa, who is born with a congenital birth defect called Trache oesophageal Fistula (TEF) or Esphageal Atrasia (EA); a malformed esophagus. Topics include Tube feeding (G-tube), coping with surgery/operations and hospital administration and trea…
This book is designed to provide parents with information, tools, and
activities that will help foster a safe, healthy and happy relationship with their newborn to two-year-old. Topics include unique families, relationships, storytelling, communication, emotions, attachment and developmental milest…