Globe staff writers (8 June 2019) MMIWG inquiry reading list: Canada’s tragedy explained through the stories of three women and one word. Authors write: Investigations by The Globe and Mail over the past five years have helped to uncover some of the grim statistics and tragic stories that brought us to this point. Here’s a […]
Author: Vicki Russell
The Lancet (1 June 2019) UK: New Report Card could mark Governments’ progress in improving preconception health. Summary: There is growing interest in preconception health as a crucial period for influencing not only pregnancy outcomes, but also future maternal and child health, and prevention of long-term medical conditions. Successive national and international policy documents emphasise […]
John Gibb (8 June 2019) ‘Time to tackle women’s ‘risky drinking’ – study’. Otago Daily Times
Taylor Braat (23 May 2019) ‘Research on autism in Indigenous communities to be conducted‘. Global News.
Blum RW, Boydon J, Erulkar A, Kabiru C & Wilopo S (June 2019) ‘Achieving Gender Equality Requires Placing Adolescents at the Center. Journal of Adolescent Health (June 2019) Volume 64, Issue 6, Pages 691–693. Authors write: To achieve gender equality, we need to redefine the problem as a “gender,” not women’s and girls’, issue. And the […]
Jamilah Edwards (15 May 2019) Opinion: Pushing progress for treating fetal alcohol spectrum disorder. Jamilah Edwards is the executive director of the Calgary Fetal Alcohol Network.
ANSIRH (May 2019) ‘Policies targeting alcohol use in pregnancy harm instead of help‘. University of California.
Jim Bell (9 May 2019) Yes, it’s possible to screen for FASD, experts say. Numatsiaq News Canada
National Indigenous Times (7 May 2019) OPINION: ‘Funding football programs is not suicide prevention’ This article was first published in The Australian on the 19th April as ‘Sick Heart of a Generation’. It has been republished here with the permission of Dr Tracy Westerman. Dr Tracy is a proud Njamal woman from the Pilbara region of […]
Maria Isabel Acosta Lopez (7 May 2019) How does alcohol consumption affect non-drinkers? Medical News Bulletin