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This Report raises awareness about how our built environment provides a foundation for healthy living and ultimately our health.

Last Updated: Nov. 22, 2018
Date Published: Jul. 20, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  health, environment, neighbourhoods, healthy, research, design, impact, community, people
Federal

This year’s annual report describes the heavy toll that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on Canadian society, both directly and through the steps taken to mitigate its effect.

Last Updated: Nov. 26, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 28, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, Canada, SARS-CoV-2, epidemic, international travel, age, long-term care, LTC
Federal

This year's report from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada first provides a snapshot on the health status of Canadians, then shines a light on problematic substance use among youth with a focus on primary prevention. This means tackling risk factors, strengthening protective factors, delaying initiation to the use of substances, and preventing their harmful use.

Last Updated: Nov. 19, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Health, youth, social, substance, drinking, trauma, expectancy, support, prevention
Federal

Stigma begins with the negative stereotyping of people, creating a separation between “us” and “them”. Those who are stigmatized can be devalued and subjected to discrimination, which is unfair treatment due to one’s identity. This can lead to disadvantage and inequitable social and health outcomes.

Last Updated: Mar. 13, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 6, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Substance use, stigma, inequities, trauma, violence, cultural safety
Federal

Tuberculosis (TB) is the epitome of inequity in public health; it is a social disease with a medical aspect. As this report makes clear, social determinants of health such as poverty, food insecurity, inadequate housing and overcrowding contribute to health inequity and are significant underlying risk factors for TB.

Last Updated: Nov. 19, 2018
Date Published: Mar. 22, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Health, disease, Inuit, Canada, Canadian, treatment, housing, communities, community
Federal

A series of health-related data sets from various quantitative public opinion research studies.

Last Updated: Jan. 31, 2022
Date Published: May 24, 2013
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  health and safety, tobacco, radon, HIV, AIDS, Nutrition Facts Table, marketing, health care system, youth
Federal

The Government of Canada released national-level modelling on the COVID-19 epidemic in Canada. The modelling attempts to show how the epidemic might unfold over the coming months based on our knowledge of how the virus behaves and the potential impact of public health measures.

Last Updated: Apr. 28, 2020
Date Published: Apr. 9, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 pandemic, modelling on COVID-19, epidemic, public health measure.
Federal

Canadian public health guidance related to COVID-19 has been changing as the evidence base and our understanding of COVID-19 is rapidly evolving. We are continually looking at the evidence as it is being produced and working with our partners across the country and around the world to learn more.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 7, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, Council, of Chief Medical Officers, of Health Communication, Use of, Non-Medical Masks, Facial Coverings, COVID
Federal

Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada: Research, Policy and Practice (the HPCDP Journal) is the monthly, online scientific journal of the Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch of the Public Health Agency of Canada. The journal publishes articles on disease prevention, health promotion and health equity in the areas of chronic diseases, injuries and life course health. Content includes research from fields such as public/community health, epidemiology, biostatistics, the behavioural and social sciences, and health services or economics.

Last Updated: Jul. 26, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 10, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  school, nutrition policies, open campus policies, adolescents, students, closed campus policies, diet, stigma, discrimination
Federal

This report summarizes discussions held during the roundtables. It highlights best practices, challenges and suggested improvements. It highlights best practices, challenges and suggested improvements. This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the Government of Canada.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: May 4, 2018
Organization: Department of Justice Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Department of Justice, Access to Information, Canada's System of Justice, Criminal Law, Legal Reform, Criminal Justice System Review
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