Skip header and navigation

Narrow By

9 records – page 1 of 1.

Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0294
Available Online
View Pamphlet
This pamphlet will inform the reader about beta blockers and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Subjects (LCSH)
Adrenergic beta blockers
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet will inform the reader about beta blockers and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0294
Less detail

Comment parler aux enfants de la sexualité et de l’importance de faire des choix sains

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35939
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1882
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Les jeunes doivent aborder les questions de santé sexuelle de différentes façons, que ce soit en discutant avec leurs parents et d'autres adultes responsables, en lisant des livres ou en ayant des discussions en classe. Vous avez l'occasion de vous assurer que vos enfants sont bien informés au sujet de la santé sexuelle et des choix sains en matière de sexualité. Dans cette brochure, vous trouverez des façons d'offrir des conseils, du soutien et des renseignements. En tant que parent, vous êtes…
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health
Alternate Title
How to talk to your kids about sexuality and healthy sexual choices
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (2 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sex Education
Adolescent
Subjects (LCSH)
Sex education
Teenagers and sex
Abstract
Les jeunes doivent aborder les questions de santé sexuelle de différentes façons, que ce soit en discutant avec leurs parents et d'autres adultes responsables, en lisant des livres ou en ayant des discussions en classe. Vous avez l'occasion de vous assurer que vos enfants sont bien informés au sujet de la santé sexuelle et des choix sains en matière de sexualité. Dans cette brochure, vous trouverez des façons d'offrir des conseils, du soutien et des renseignements. En tant que parent, vous êtes les premiers et les meilleurs enseignants de vos enfants.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 1868, “How to Talk to Your Kids About Sexuality and Healthy Sexual Choices”. Young people need to hear about sexual health issues in different ways — by talking with parents and other trusted adults, through books, and in class discussions. You have the opportunity to make sure that your children know about sexual health and healthy sexual choices.This pamphlet gives tips on the ways you can offer guidance, support, and information. As a parent, you are your children’s first and best teacher.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Public Health
Pamphlet Number
1882
Less detail

Fertility Preservation in Children and Youth to Receive Cancer Therapy or Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37253
IWK. Hematology / Oncology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1215
Available Online
View Pamphlet
There are ways to protect fertility in children and adolescence requiring cancer therapy or a HSCT. The use of each option will depend on your child’s age, how soon cancer treatment needs to begin, other medical concerns, your personal values and beliefs, and cost.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Hematology / Oncology
Alternate Title
About Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant and cancer treatments' impact on fertility. Options to consider.
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Fertility Preservation
Neoplasms - complications
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Complications
Children--Health and hygiene
Fertility, Human
Teenagers--Health and hygiene
Abstract
There are ways to protect fertility in children and adolescence requiring cancer therapy or a HSCT. The use of each option will depend on your child’s age, how soon cancer treatment needs to begin, other medical concerns, your personal values and beliefs, and cost.
Responsibility
IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1215
Zone
All Zones
Less detail

[In French] Préservation de la fertilité chez les enfants et les jeunes qui reçoivent un traitement contre le cancer ou une transplantation de cellules souches hématopoïétiques

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37258
IWK. Hematology / Oncology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1215-FR
Available Online
View Pamphlet
In French. Quand une toute jeune personne (enfant, adolescent ou jeune adulte) reçoit un diagnostic de cancer ou d’une maladie qui exige un traitement similaire à ceux pour traiter un cancer, cela soulève plusieurs préoccupations pour elle et sa famille. Certaines de ces préoccupations portent sur les effets secondaires du traitement. / There are ways to protect fertility in children and adolescence requiring cancer therapy or a HSCT. The use of each option will depend on your child’s age, how …
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Hematology / Oncology
Alternate Title
À propos des effets de la transplantation de cellules souches hématopoïétiques et des traitements contre le cancer sur la fertilité. Options à prendre en considération.
Fertility Preservation in Children and Youth to Receive Cancer Therapy or Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant
About Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant and cancer treatments' impact on fertility. Options to consider.
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Fertility Preservation
Neoplasms - complications
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Complications
Children--Health and hygiene
Fertility, Human
Teenagers--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In French. Quand une toute jeune personne (enfant, adolescent ou jeune adulte) reçoit un diagnostic de cancer ou d’une maladie qui exige un traitement similaire à ceux pour traiter un cancer, cela soulève plusieurs préoccupations pour elle et sa famille. Certaines de ces préoccupations portent sur les effets secondaires du traitement. / There are ways to protect fertility in children and adolescence requiring cancer therapy or a HSCT. The use of each option will depend on your child’s age, how soon cancer treatment needs to begin, other medical concerns, your personal values and beliefs, and cost.
Responsibility
IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1215-FR
Zone
All Zones
Less detail

Special Occasions

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36857
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0195
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Formerly titled "Low Carbohydrate Snacks for Children with Diabetes". Diabetes in children and youth resource. Use these tips to enjoy special occasions while keeping blood glucose in your target range.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Formerly titled "Low Carbohydrate Snacks for Children with Diabetes". Diabetes in children and youth resource. Use these tips to enjoy special occasions while keeping blood glucose in your target range.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0195
Zone
All Zones
Less detail
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0813
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Formerly titled "Healthy 15-30 g Carbohydrate Snack Ideas". Diabetes in children and youth. Here are some healthy 15-30g carb and low-carb (less than 5g carb) snack ideas.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Carbohydrate-Restricted
Diet, Diabetic
Snacks
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Low-carbohydrate diet
Snack foods
Abstract
Formerly titled "Healthy 15-30 g Carbohydrate Snack Ideas". Diabetes in children and youth. Here are some healthy 15-30g carb and low-carb (less than 5g carb) snack ideas.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0813
Zone
All Zones
Less detail

Nutrition and Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37281
IWK. Clinical Nutrition, IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1243
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Diabetes in children and youth. What you need to know until you meet your diabetes dietitian.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Clinical Nutrition
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
The Basics
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Child
Diet, Diabetic
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes in children--Nutritional aspects
Diabetes in adolescence--Nutritional aspects
Abstract
Diabetes in children and youth. What you need to know until you meet your diabetes dietitian.
Responsibility
IWK Clinical Nutrition, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1243
Zone
All Zones
Less detail

Helping teens cope with dying, death, and grief

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35782
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Bereavement Coordinator. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1738
Available Online
View Pamphlet
This pamphlet outlines how to help teens cope with dying, death, and grief. It explains how teens may react when someone is very ill, the role their friends may play in the grieving process, and how their reactions may differ from those of an adult. Other topics include teens as caregivers, rituals, hiding and showing feelings, how stress may affect school performance, and warning signs that your teen may need extra help dealing with their feelings.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Bereavement Coordinator
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (10 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Death and dying
Grief
Adolescent
Subjects (LCSH)
Death
Grief
Teenagers
Specialty
Palliative Care
Abstract
This pamphlet outlines how to help teens cope with dying, death, and grief. It explains how teens may react when someone is very ill, the role their friends may play in the grieving process, and how their reactions may differ from those of an adult. Other topics include teens as caregivers, rituals, hiding and showing feelings, how stress may affect school performance, and warning signs that your teen may need extra help dealing with their feelings.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Bereavement Coordinator, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1738
Less detail

How to talk to your kid about sexuality and healthy sexual choices

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35919
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1868
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Kids need to hear about sexual health issues in different ways — by talking with their parents and other trusted adults, through books, and in class discussions at school. You are your kid’s best source of information, guidance, and support in this important stage of their lives. This pamphlet gives tips on the ways you can offer guidance, support, and information. The French version of this pamphlet 1882, "Comment parler aux enfants de la sexualité et de l’importance de faire des choix sains,"…
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (2 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sex Education
Adolescent
Subjects (LCSH)
Sex education
Teenagers and sex
Abstract
Kids need to hear about sexual health issues in different ways — by talking with their parents and other trusted adults, through books, and in class discussions at school. You are your kid’s best source of information, guidance, and support in this important stage of their lives. This pamphlet gives tips on the ways you can offer guidance, support, and information. The French version of this pamphlet 1882, "Comment parler aux enfants de la sexualité et de l’importance de faire des choix sains," is also available.
Notes
Previous title: How to talk to your kid about sexuality and healthy sexual choices
Responsibility
Prepared by: Public Health
Pamphlet Number
1868
Less detail

9 records – page 1 of 1.