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Indigenous Health: General Health


Assembly of First Nations, 2004-2009.  First Nations Health Bulletin.

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Grey, S., 2003. “The Health Status of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: Reflection, Realization and Response.”  Enweyin: The Way We Speak, Vol. VII, pp. 34-48. 

Health Canada, Medical Officer of Health, 2013.  First Nations Health Status Report: Alberta Region, 2011-2012.

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, 2010. “Health Indicators of Inuit Nunangat within the Canadian Context”.

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, 2009.  “Inuit and Cancer Fact Sheets”. .

Inuit Tapiritt Kanatami, 2012. “Inuit Environmental Health Guides”. .

Kumar, M.B. & Statistics Canada, Social and Aboriginal Statistics Division, 2013.  Aboriginal People’s Survey, 2006: Screening for Chronic Diseases among Métis: Fact Sheet.

Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, Manitoba Métis Federation, P. Martens, et al., 2010.  “Profile of Métis health status and Healthcare Utilization in Manitoba: A Population-Based Study.”étis

Métis Nation of Ontario, Chronic Disease Surveillance Program, 2012.  Chronic Diseases in the Métis Nation of Ontario: Knowledge Translation Reports 2012.  

National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health, 2009.  “Culture and Language as Social Determinants of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Health”.

Smylie, J., 2000.  A Guide for Health Professionals Working with Aboriginal Peoples: Executive Summary.   Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, Vol. 100, pp. 1-6.  

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Daschuk, J., 2013.  Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation, and the Loss of Aboriginal Life.  Regina: University of Regina Press, 318 pages.

Lux, M., 2000.  Medicine that walks: Disease, Medicine and Canadian Plains Native People, 1880-1940.  Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 300 pages.