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Employers' rights to monitor or access employees’ electronic communications vs. employees’ privacy rights. In this case . . .“Specifically, the messages referred to the sales management and made threats to "kill the backstabbing bastards" and referred to the holiday party as the "Jim Jones Koolaid affair."


Effectiveness of School-Based Violence Prevention for Children and Youth: A Research Report

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A Year-end Note #1: Special issues on special topics. Longwoods publishes special issues for institutes, associations, governments and more. Often funding covers free access for all readers – a public service provided by our partner organizations. We thank them.
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The Ghost of Healthcare Despair: Look upon me and despair for I am fashioned out of all the timidity, cynicism and defeatism that crowds around your heart. [First in a series]. Read this and “keep up.” With a new weekly feature.

The Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 is the largest ever systematic effort to describe the global distribution and causes of a wide array of major diseases, injuries, and health risk factors.

Visionary: as both noun and adjective it has to do with impractical dreaming, impossible fantasies, and it is no compliment. Do not use if in place of farsighted, imaginative, prophetic.” Page 380, The Globe and Mail Style Book. Lesson Six: Decide Whether You Are Going to Be a Critic or a (Visionary) Playwright. Thomas H. Lee Jr., MD, MSc – Network President, Partners Healthcare System

Are the Holidays Hazardous to Your Health?

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Facing the Challenge of Care for Child and Youth Mental Health in Canada: A Critical Commentary, Five Suggestions for Change and a Call to Action
Intervention Research on Working Conditions and Mental Health: Persistent Challenges, New Directions and Opportunities to Integrate Research Agendas
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Growing Practice Specialists in Mental Health: Addressing Stigma and Recruitment with a Nursing Residency Program
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MotherFirst: Developing a Maternal Mental Health Strategy in Saskatchewan
World Health and Population
Reducing Maternal Mortality in Senegal: Using GIS to Identify Priority Regions for the Expansion of Human Resources for Health     




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