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Understanding chronic disease and the role for traditional approaches in Aboriginal communities

January 2011

Aboriginal Canadians disproportionately suffer from chronic diseases and their common risk factors. This review examines the impact of chronic disease, and provides an overview of traditional and holistic Aboriginal approaches to prevention that can be incorporated in meaningful health interventions.


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