C12.19 Health and Environment

Session: Health and Health Care 2

Chairperson: Mark Rosenberg

Health care accessibility among type 2 diabetes patients in North Karelia Finland: Does better access result better outcomes of care?

Maija Sikiö (1), Tiina Laatikainen (2), Markku Tykkyläinen (1), Timo Kumpula (1)

(1) Department of Geographical and Historical Studies, University of Eastern Finland

(2) National Institute for Health and Welfare, University of Eastern Finland


Health problems and health care in Liwa oasis, Western Region (UAE)

Izabella Łęcka, Institute of Regional and Global Studies, Faculty of Geography and Regional Science, University of Warsaw


Impact of allergenic plants on population health

Tatiana Dikareva, Faculty of Geography, Lomonosov Moscow State University


Negotiating care for dementia in rural and small-town Ontario, Canada

Rachel Herron, Mark Rosenberg, Department of Geography, Queen’s University at Kingston