The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC) has worked with the National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO) to develop a Guide for Health Professionals Working with First Nations, Inuit and Métis.
Skiing and snowboarding are popular recreational and competitive sport activities for children and youth. Injuries associated with both activities are frequent and can be serious. Physicians should have the information required to counsel children, y
Cutaneous malignant melanoma has increased more than threefold in the last 35 years. Because damage is cumulative, exposure to ultraviolet radiation early in life elevates??a risk which is increased further as individuals use artificial sources of ul
The Guideline is available in English only, and was produced by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).
The CFPC has endorsed the attached documents produced by the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada.?? They include information and questionnaires to be used by patients, their family members and family doctors to be aware of early signs of Alzheimer
Drinking is a personal choice. If you choose to drink, these guidelines can help you decide when, where, why and how.
Achieving a culture of patient safety requires open, honest and effective communication between healthcare providers and their patients. Patients are entitled to information about themselves and about their medical condition or illness, including the
The purpose of this joint policy statement is to reaffirm the sexual and reproductive health rights of First Nations Inuit, and Métis.
Cardiometabolic Risk Working Group. Cardiometabolic risk in Canada: a detailed analysis and position paper by the cardiometabolic risk working group. Can J Cardiol. 2011 Mar-Apr;27(2):e1-e33. PubMed PMID: 21459257.
Consumption of alcoholic drinks by Canadian women is common, pleasurable for many, and problematic for some. The nature and potential severity of the problems increase when alcohol is consumed during pregnancy.