Chronic Disease

Clearinghouse Connector – March 2011

Links to online resources available from the Women’s Health Victoria Clearinghouse collection.


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Overview

Victorian population health survey 2008 : selected findings Victoria. Department of Health, 2010

Yearbook Australia 2009-10 Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2010

Australia’s health 2010 : the twelfth biennial report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2010


Policy

Australia : the healthiest country by 2020 : National preventative health strategy : the roadmap for action National Preventative Health Taskforce, 2009

National chronic disease strategy National Health Priority Action Council, 2005

National women’s health policy 2010 Australia. Department of Health and Ageing, 2010


Prevention

The health and economic benefits of reducing disease risk factors VicHealth, 2009

Prevention of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and chronic kidney disease : targeting risk factors Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2009


Sex and gender differences

Premature mortality from chronic disease Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2010

Chronic disease and participation in work Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2009

Women and physical activity (Gender Impact Assessment) Women’s Health Victoria, 2010

Women and tobacco (Gender Impact Assessment) Women’s Health Victoria, 2010

Women and heart disease : cardiovascular profile of women in Australia Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2010


Related websites

Go Red for Women: Spread the news about women and heart disease

Diabetes Australia: Vic

Australia. Department of Health and Ageing

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Better Health Channel

VicHealth


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