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Street Youth Are Among the Most Victimized Populations in Canada
Compared to youth who have homes, street youth are much more likely to be victims of crime. Young homeless women are particularly vulnerable.
There Is a Foreign Credentials Crisis in Canada
Canada’s policymakers need to develop a better strategy for recognizing the credentials of foreign trained professionals and acknowledge the racial dimension of discriminatory hiring practices.
Climate Change and Air Quality
The climate in Ontario has changed between 1979 and 2007. Climate change can have an impact on air quality.
Emotion Does Not Have to Cause Harm to an Argument
The presence of emotion does not necessarily harm an argument. Emotion can play a role in traditional, logic-based theories of argumentation.
Poverty Has a Devastating Impact on Canadians Living with Diabetes
Diabetes is more prevalent among the poor. Healthcare professionals, in addition to providing excellent care, must push to reduce poverty. This will optimize the management and prevention of diabetes.
Telling Secrets: The Impact of Audience on Knowledge Mobilization
A general understanding of audience as consisting of diverse groups including community, industry, and academy is needed to engage with this work. The researchers will provide an overview of their research projects and ...
Aggressive Media Leads to Aggressive Dating
TV shows, movies, and other forms of media that depict aggressive behaviours can lead to dating aggression among youth. Teenagers who are ethnic minorities are especially at risk.
"Clickers" Give Students a Voice in Large-Sized Classrooms
The PRS technology, or “clickers”, can help extend and observe student participation in large-sized classrooms. It allows for students to engage with course material in different ways, and may also encourage them to address ...
Canada Lags in Improving Living Conditions That Impact Children's Health
Canada lags far behind other wealthy, industrialized nations when it comes to public policy that improves the living conditions that shape the health of children.
Youth Homelessness in Canada
In order to reduce youth homelessness, a variety of services and stakeholders must work together to build stable, specific and uninterrupted supports for street-involved youth.