The Case for an Early Childhood Development Strategy
AbstractPrenal and early childhood experiences have a more powerfull and longlasting effect on subsequent health, well-being and competence than had been previously thought. The new evidence supporting this claim is rich in implications for policy in Canada.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of British Columbia - Centre for Health Services and Policy Research. in its series Centre for Health Services and Policy Research with number 2000:13r.
Length: 6 pages
Date of creation: 2000
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Postal: The University of British Columbia. Health Policy Research Unit. 429-2194 Health Sciences Mall. Vancouver, BC. V6T 1Z3
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