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This article examine how the poor of indigenous people health is associated with poverty, malnutrition, overcrowding, poor hygiene, environmental contamination, and prevalent infections.
APA Ref: Gracey, M. & King, M. (2009). Indigenous health part 1: determinants and disease patterns. Lancet, 374(9683), 67-75. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60914-4
This paper reviews some recent research on the mental health of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis of Canada.
APA Ref:Tait, C. L. (2000). The Mental Health of Aboriginal Peoples: Transformations of Identity and Community. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry (45) 607 - 616. https://doi.org/10.1177/070674370004500702
This article looks at the many issues influencing access to quality health care for indigenous people.
APA Ref: Peiris, D., Brown, A. & and Cass, A. (2008). Addressing inequities in access to quality health care for indigenous people.
CMAJ (10) 985-986; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.081445
Government of Canada website about indigenous health.
APA Ref: Government of Canada. (2018). Indigenous Health. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/services/health/aboriginal-health.html
This discusses the Aboriginal Health Team at St. Paul's Hospital.
APA Ref: Providence Health Care (2015). Aboriginal Health Team: Calling Back a Different Song. Retrieved from: http://phcnews.ca/news/aboriginal-health-team-calling-back-different-song
This is the website for FHNA. As of October 1, 2013 the FNHA has taken over and will plan, design, manage, deliver and fund the delivery of First Nations Health Programs across British Columbia.
APA Ref: FNHA (2018). Healing Ceremony Marks Start of FNHA Partnership With Providence Health Care. Retrieved from: http://www.fnha.ca/about/news-and-events/news/healing-ceremony-marks-start-of-fnha-partnership-with-providence-health-care