Clearinghouse Connector – January 2011

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

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

Women and tobacco: essential facts Tobacco Free Center, 2010

Women and the tobacco epidemic: challenges for the 21st century World Health Organisation, 2001

Tobacco marketing to girls and women in a global world: World No Tobacco Day May 31, 2010 [Video] British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health, 2010

The Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health: Young women: tobacco, alcohol and other drugs Women’s Health Australia, 2005

Out of the shadows: women and lung cancer Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Women’s Health Policy and Advocacy Program, 2010.

Interventions for promoting smoking cessation during pregnancy Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009


Victorian tobacco control strategy 2008-2013 Victoria. Department of Human Services, 2008

Tobacco control in Australia: making smoking history Australia. Department of Health and Ageing. Preventative Health Taskforce, 2008.

Gender and tobacco control: a policy brief World Health Organisation. Department of Gender, Women and Health. Tobacco Free Initiative, 2007

Related websites

QUIT Victoria

Cancer Council Australia Myths and misconceptions about smoking

International Network of Women Against Tobacco

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