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Benzene ; Carbon monoxide ; Formaldehyde ; Naphthalene ; Nitrogen dioxide ; Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ; Radon ; Trichloroethylene ; Tetrachloroethylene
July 7, 2006 BCTC - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity Application for the Vancouver Island Transmission Reinforcement Project / Order No. C-4-06 and Decision
Special topic: HPV-associated cancers
This publication represents the views and expert ; opinions of an IARC Working Group on the ; Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, ; which met in Lyon, October 2013
This handbook offers support and tools for women who find themselves as caregivers for their seriously ill husbands. It aims to help women get through a stressful time with compassion, while maintaining personal emotional health.
Kids learn ways to manage and relieve the pain of common headaches and stomachaches, as well as pain related to injuries and illness. Self-care skills include belly breathing, positive self-talk, aromatherapy, and acupressure.
Kids learn to recognize the signs of stress, feel less stress, and deal with stress in healthy ways. They discover how relaxation, positive thinking, good choices, and self-care skills can make them the “boss of their stress.”
Kids learn to control sleep problems that can leave them feeling drowsy and miserable during the day. Self-care techniques help them fall asleep faster, stay asleep, and deal with fears and discomfort so they can feel well-rested and energized every day.
A guide for parents of young children, written by world-renowned children's health care professionals and published in co-operation with Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children. Caring for Kids: The Complete Canadian Guide to Children's Health is a comprehensive guide to health in children (ages 0-10).
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains what to expect when visiting someone in the ICU.
What are hospice and palliative care? ; The interdisciplinary team ; Symptom management and physical care ; Psychosocial and spiritual care ; Grief and bereavement ; Community and public engagement ; Managing hospice and palliative care ; Hospice and palliative care in the U.S. health care system ;…
This handout has been divided into 3 parts to help you know about: ; 1. The physical changes you may experience after giving birth and how to take care of yourself; ; 2. The feelings you may have and things to do that may help; ; 3. Who and when to call for help once you are home.
Caring for people, not just bodies -- The body is the soul -- The healing milieu -- The spirituality of medicine -- Bad news -- Health care: a job or a calling? -- Healing dreams and images -- The soul of a hospital -- Service to humanity -- Nurse Ratched and the Marquis de Sade -- The soul of food…
Provides basic consumer health information about the health effects of environmental hazards and diseases linked to environmental causes, with facts about the impact on specific populations. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources. ; Table of contents: ; Part I Understanding …
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 …