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Different Strokes: Recovery triumphs and challenges at any age

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I Stroke recovery across the ages
II Help needed
III A family affair
IV Stroke across the ages
V Where you live matters
VI Helping the helpers
VII Subtle and lasting effects
VIII Supporting stroke recovery at any age
IX Resources and programs

--Submitted by Dr Patrice Lindsay and Stephanie Lawrence, Heart & Stroke

I Stroke recovery across the ages

Increasing Organizational Capacity for Health Equity Work: Graduate Student Literature Review Findings

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I Introduction
II Literature Review Methodology
III Findings
IV Discussion
V Limitations
VI Next Steps
VII Key Resources
References

--Submitted by Chase Simms, Graduate Student, The University of Victoria, Masters of Public Health, Social Policy Specialization

I Introduction

Who is a Young Carer?

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--submitted by Reisha Lydia Fernandes, BSc, MPH Candidate, Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph

Have you heard of the term “young carer”? Chances are, you probably haven’t. Most people are not familiar with the term in Canada. But it isn’t just Canada; young carers are an invisible population worldwide and due to the lack of public awareness, their needs tend to go unrecognized.

So, let us start with the basics: What is a young carer?

Healthy habits, healthy weights: A walkthrough of the Evidence-Informed Public Health process

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I Introduction
II Seven-step process for making evidence-informed public health decisions
III Conclusion

-- Submitted by Lina Sherazy, Dr. Susan Snelling, Kristin Read and Dr. Maureen Dobbins, the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools

I Introduction

Community Food Centres Canada’s Good Food Principles: A Framework for a Community Development and Health Equity Approach to Community Food Programs

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I Introduction
II Current approaches to health and food insecurity
III Community Food Centres Canada’s Approach
IV The Good Food Principles
VI The Good Food Principles and Health Equity
V Conclusion

-- Submitted by Linor David, Program Manager, Community Food Centres Canada

I Introduction

Renewed consensus on recommendations for sun safety public education in Canada: an initiative of the Ontario Sun Safety Working Group

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I  Introduction
II Process
III The Recommended Core Content for Sun Safety Messages in Canada
IV Dissemination
V Resources
VI Acknowledgements
VII References

--Submitted by Maria Chu, Senior Policy Specialist, Population Health and Prevention, Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario

I Introduction

Naturalized Outdoor Play Areas at Schools to Support Physical Activity and Health – Highlights from the Rapid Evidence, Review Report

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I Introduction
II Recommendations
III Potential Role for Public Health
IV Resources for Schools
V References

--Submitted by Sherry Diaz, Public Health Nurse and Lindsay Lock, Public Health Nurse Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

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