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Dialogue on Aboriginal health: sharing our challenges and our successes  
http://www.naho.ca/english/pdf/romanow_forum.pdf
Presents the discussions and presentations given at the "Dialogue on Aboriginal Health: Sharing our Challenges" conference, held June 24, 2002 in Aylmer, Quebec. (See Details)
Published: 2002
The health of Manitoba's Metis population and their utilization of medical serivices: a pilot study
Examines the feasibility of linking a sample of the Mantioba Metis Federation (MMF) membership list to Manitoba Health and CancerCare Manitoba databases and to use the resulting linked records to provide estimates of the health status of the Manitoba's Metis population and their utilization of medical services. Demonstrates that the findings suggest that their health profile is closer to that of the First Nation people, that it is to the general Manitoba population.
Published: 2002
Diabetes among Aboriginal (First Nations, Inuit and Métis) people in Canada: the evidence  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fnih-spni/pubs/diabete/2001_evidence_faits/index_e.html
Examines the high rates of diabetes among Aboriginal people in Canada, as well as issues of early onset, greater severity at diagnosis, high rates of complications, lack of accessible services, and more. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Following the red cart: Métis and HIV/AIDS
Presents information to educate Métis people and communities about ways to protect themselves against HIV/AIDS and understand what it’s like for those who are living with HIV/AIDS.
Published: 2003
Potential years of life lost at ages 25 to 74 among Métis and non-Status Indians, 1991 to 2001  
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2011001/article/11408-eng.htm

Examines potential years of life lost at ages 25 to 74 by cause of death among Métis and non-Status Indians, compared with non-Aboriginal adults, and assesses the influence of socio-economic factors on disparities in premature mortality. Contains data for Aboriginal women that is separate from data for men.

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Published: 2011