Videos, Health More than Healthcare
According to information from the Centres of Excellence for Children’s Well-Being (CECW), there were 67,000 children in out-of-home care in Canada on one day in 2007, which translates into one of the highest rates of kids in foster care in the world. Dr. Marni Brownell addresses why this is the case, and what we should be doing about it.
Dr. Ryan Meili, a Saskatoon Family Doctor and the Director of Upstream talks about evidence-based policy-making, and improving health outcomes by addressing the social determinants of health.
Why a crime agenda doesn’t pay: A prison-focused approach does little to reduce crime.
Dr. Robert Schroth speaks about both the developmental and economic costs tooth decay has on children across Canada — and what we can do to prevent it.
Dr. Elizabeth Lee Ford-Jones, a Professor of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, discusses the increasing problem of poverty on the health and well being of Canadian children.
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