Subject coverage is Agriculture and life sciences.
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Focuses on the analyses of several pan-Canadian data sources in order to examine whether there are differences in health between rural and urban Canadians. The overarching objective of the report is to create a broader understanding of rural health needs and to inform and support policy and program development.
The Agriculture & Public Health Gateway: A project of the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future. Provides comprehensive information about agriculture and public health. Can search multiple databases from the site.
The Canadian Rural Health Research Society: National organization dedicated to facilitating reseasrch and knowledge translation intended to better understand and improve the health of Canadians living in rural or remote environments.
NIEHS - Agricultural Health: NIEHS is currently conducting a multi-year study into agricultural health. This page includes links to that study and other research related to agricultural health.
Society of Rural Physicians of Canada:Founded in 1992, SRPC represents 3,000 rural doctors in promoting sustainable practice and equal access to health care. Their library has numerous relevant documents.