c/o Ontario Public Health Association 700 Lawrence Avenue West, Suite 310 Toronto, ON M6A 3B4 Tel: (416) 367-3313 x247 (Toll-free 1-800-267-6817 x 247) Fax: (416) 367-2844 [email protected] http://www.nutritionrc.ca
The Nutrition Resource Centre website includes resources, programs, a list serv, and news and events.
For more information contact Lee Rysdale, MEd, RD, Program Coordinator, Nutrition Resource Centre, at the coordinates above.
NutriSTEP® (Nutrition Screening Tool for Every Preschooler) is a fast and simple way to assess eating habits and identify nutrition problems early in young children 3–5 years of age. The NutriSTEP® questionnaire includes 17 items covering: food and nutrient intake, physical growth, developmental and physical capabilities, physical activity, food security and the feeding environment.
Hear Me, Understand Me, Support Me: What Young Women Want You to Know about Depression explores the diverse challenges that young women experience in relation to depression; prevention strategies; healthy helping relationships; the dos and don’ts of working with young women; and referrals and resources that can provide more information.
CAN-ADAPTT Guidelines Revision Meeting November 1, 2009 Montréal, Québec, Canada
CAN-ADAPTT’s 2nd Annual General Meeting will be held as a pre-conference workshop at the 6th National Conference on Tobacco or Health in Montréal, Quebec. To register for this workshop visit http://www.can-adaptt.net. If you have any questions, contact [email protected]
6th National Conference on Tobacco or Health Nov. 1-4, 2009 Montréal, Québec, Canada
Jack, L., Liburd, L., Spencer, T. & Airhenbuwa, C.O. (2004). Understanding the environmental issues in diabetes self-management education research: A reexamination of 8 studies in community-based settings. Annals of Internal Medicine, 140 (11), 964-972.
Garrard, J., Lewis, B., Keleher, H., Tunny, N., Burke L., Harper, S. & Round, R. (2004). Planning for healthy communities: reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes through healthier environments and lifestyles. Melbourne: Victorian Government Department of Human Services.
The Policy Consensus Conference materials are available on the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) website including the consensus statement and the Healthy Weights for Healthy Kids report by the Standing Committee on Health, March 2007. Available at http://www.cdpac.ca/content.php?doc=107.
The Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) Position Statement on Obesity and the Impact of Marketing on Children is available on the CDPAC website at http://www.cdpac.ca/content.php?doc=133.