Survey of Professionals on a Public Health Approach to Substance Use

This online survey of public health, public safety, and other health and social service professionals was designed by the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) to

Opportunities for enhancing pregnancy planning and preconception health behaviours of Australian women

Adina Y.Lang, Cheryce L.Harrison, GeraldineBarrett, Jennifer A.Hall, Lisa J.Moran, Jacqueline A.Boyle Abstract Problem and background The preconception period provides a significant opportunity to engage

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: What does Public Awareness Tell Us about Prevention Programming?

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2019, 16, 4229; doi:10.3390/ijerph16214229 Peter Choate, Dorothy Badry, Bruce MacLaurin, Kehinde Ariyo, Dorsa Sobhani Abstract: The prevalence of Fetal

Canada’s giant public health ‘experiment’ with legalized cannabis begins

Many people in the medical field agree that with legalization Canada has opened the door to an unprecedented glimpse into the effects of cannabis on health.

What should be communicated about the risks of alcohol consumption during pregnancy in public health communications?

Women’s alcohol consumption during pregnancy is a significant health and social issue in Canada. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is the medical diagnosis used to

Research: Addressing the public health concerns of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Impact of stigma and health literacy

Addressing the public health concerns of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Impact of stigma and health literacy Author links open overlay panelPatrick W.CorriganaBinoy BirenShahaJuana LorenaLaraaKathleen T.MitchellbDianaSimmescKenneth