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Landscapes of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis health : Regard sur la santé des Premières Nations, des Inuits et des Métis : une analyse environnementale des organisations, de la documentation et de la recherche

2015

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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome National Aboriginal Health Development Canada (AANDC, complete elimination of health funding Organizations formerly the Department of Indian for Pauktuutit and the Native Women’s Affairs and Northern Development, Association of Canada (NWAC), and EXECUTIVE SUMMARY National Aboriginal Health DIAND, and Indian and Northern the closure of the National Aboriginal Organizat [...] In bringing together data on the priority (100%), followed by socio- To round out the picture of current communicable disease (23.8%), mental health priorities of national Aboriginal economic and cultural determinants of An analysis of the peer-reviewed health and wellness (18.5%), lifestyle/ Of literature and research focused on a organizations, peer-reviewed literature, Aboriginal health researc [...] This portion of the environmental health and wellness (10.4%), and child projects identified as related to use of health care services, and general both types of literature (ranging from scan provides an analysis of peer- and and youth health (9.8%). [...] While population scan and the previous one, no direct and forthcoming knowledge may not prominence was given to environmental including the Institute of Nutrition, some documents and projects specify numbers are not the only indicator of comparisons can be made between the health (17.1%), child and youth health Metabolism, and Diabetes, the Institute that they intend the term to inclusively “healt [...] In charting the landscape of Aboriginal health research in Canada, this report is an important piece in the NCCAH’s mandate to support “a renewed public health system in Canada that is inclusive and respectful of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples” and to foster “links between evidence, knowledge, practice and policy while advancing self-determination and Indigenous knowledge in support of opt

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