Affiliation: University of Manitoba
- Building a health research relationship between First Nations and the University in ManitobaJohn O'Neil
Centre for Aboriginal Health Research, Suite 715 Buhler Research Centre, Department of Community Health Sciences, The University of Manitoba, 715 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4
Can J Public Health 96:S9-12. 2005....
- Dhandha, dharma and disease: traditional sex work and HIV/AIDS in rural IndiaJohn O'Neil
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Soc Sci Med 59:851-60. 2004..We conclude that interventions designed to empower women collectively in these communities that are consistent with cultural traditions are needed to lead to healthier sexual behaviours and reduced risk of HIV/AIDS infection...
- Variability in the sexual structure in a rural Indian setting: implications for HIV prevention strategiesJames F Blanchard
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W3, Canada
Sex Transm Infect 83:i30-36. 2007..To describe the sexual structure, including numbers and distribution of female sex workers (FSWs) and male sexual behaviours in the Bagalkot district of the state of Karnataka in south India...
- Understanding the social and cultural contexts of female sex workers in Karnataka, India: implications for prevention of HIV infectionJames F Blanchard
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
J Infect Dis 191:S139-46. 2005....
- Coping with stress among Aboriginal women and men with diabetes in Winnipeg, CanadaYoshi Iwasaki
Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation Studies, Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, 102 Frank Kennedy Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2, Canada
Soc Sci Med 60:977-88. 2005..This evidence-based emergent model appears to provide some important insights into health policy and program planning for Aboriginal peoples with diabetes and their communities...
- Best practices in intercultural health: five case studies in Latin AmericaJavier Mignone
Department of Family Social Sciences, Faculty of Human Ecology, University of Manitoba, 307 Human Ecology Bldg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2, Canada
J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:31. 2007..It presents summary information on each case study, comparatively analyzes the initiatives following four main analytical themes, and examines the case studies against a series of the best practice criteria...
- 'Trying to make it all come together': structuration and employed mothers' experience of family food provisioning in CanadaJoyce Slater
Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2
Health Promot Int 27:405-15. 2012..These results have implications for public health responses to improve population health by shifting the focus from individual-level maternal influences to structural influences on diet...
- The growing Canadian energy gap: more the can than the couch?Joyce Slater
Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 2N2
Public Health Nutr 12:2216-24. 2009..It also assesses which foods contributed the most to changes in available energy over the study period...
- Social capital and youth suicide risk factors in First Nations communitiesJavier Mignone
Centre for Aboriginal Health Research, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, 715 715 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4
Can J Public Health 96:S51-4. 2005..The model incorporates several components of social capital. The plausible impact of social capital on protective and risk factors of suicide among youth is explored...
- Biphasic fracture risk in diabetes: a population-based studyWilliam D Leslie
Department of Medicine C5121, University of Manitoba, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2H 2A6
Bone 40:1595-601. 2007..It is hypothesized that the opposing effects of overweight/obesity and diabetes-related complications contribute to the observed biphasic fracture risk, though causality cannot be proven from this observational study...
- An examination of stress among Aboriginal women and men with diabetes in Manitoba, CanadaYoshi Iwasaki
Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, 102 Frank Kennedy Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Mannitoba, Canada
Ethn Health 9:189-212. 2004....