What marketing tactics are used to get young people vaping? This presentation explores the results of a study that took a deeper look at e-cigarette advertisements.
Learn about people living in rural communities shared experiences related to navigating complex transitions to access routine or urgent healthcare services.
A Partnership in Research Presentation Sponsored by the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention Mental health service use experiences among youth at Foundry Kelowna Presenters: Shelly Ben-David PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, FHSD, UBC Okanagan Michelle Biddell MSW student, School of Social Work, FHSD, UBC Okanagan Chantal Vien MSW student, School […]
Explore findings from a three-year study of nurses who were interviewed about their thoughts and experiences of this new end-of-life option.
A month full of free events and activities to Embrace Aging.
Cafe Scientifique: Hosted by Obesity Canada, Okanagan Local Chapter Sponsored by the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, and the BC Diabetes Research Network Did you know that the Canadian Medical Association, American Medical Association and World Health Organization now consider obesity to be a chronic disease? However, clinical management and treatment are […]
Muscle fatigue that develops during physical activity can impact quality of life - Find out how
Explore underlying causes of age-related falls risks and factors that may enhance standing balance control