Summary of Lectures (Part 2)

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Health Studies
Anna Walsh

HLTB03 Lecture Notes II Lecture 6: Current Events Z42038K0,O9K8 - Leading cause of death in women is cardiovascular disease - MS society are releasing funds for the new treatment of MS, Dr. Zamboni CCSVI - Bed bugs in a Epicoke hospital, using steam to kill bugs and mattress have to be thrown out - Undercover reporters that people who can afford to go to a licensed dentist, they were going to black market clinics, they developing tooth infections and going to ER - Bill 46 Ontario8[.0OO039,70147OO.9to provide better care delivery, smarter use of resources, but does not improve upon oral and dental services - The Princess 2,31479K01L0O,3Z42,31479K0K0,79K2,31479K08Z47,3147 the needle she, man with the head and the women to heart, man to command and women 944-0,OO0O80.431:8L43 - First medical school established in 1820s - Anna Gutavo doctor - Hormone replacement therapy menopause treatment Lecture 7: - Heath care professionals are forgetting to wash their hand in bw seeing patients - Only 30% of helath care workers (nurses), doctors only 18% were washing hands - For developing countries, with this pledge, need to provide a greater response to children and pregnant women, - Inuit Children - Infant mortality rate is 3 to 7 times higher than national average - 20% lower than general population for immunization - Due to overcrowding, poor housing, poor access to water and lack of sanitation - -47,3857L3.L5O0 legislation named after a boy who died @ age of 5 in 1995, because 9K0.4:O390.L0ZK48K4:O5,147K485L9,O100 - Infant mortality is the most important indicator of population health Canada was 27 now is 5.3, infant deaths have declined - Advocate for the needs of children poverty and malnutrition, strategies like public land, gardens, lower taxes, less fast food chains - Born in low income families, differences in infant mortality, low birth weight - Life expectancy is highest in BC - ADHD prescribing of medication, sudden cardiac death, Ritalin, Adderall - Injuries are leading cause of death bw 1-19yr old - 39% reduction in child injury, Safe Kids Worldwide - Depression is more common among poor youth, nutrition and health, - Low-income families high risk - Dr, David Mckeyon looking at poverty at ways to address
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