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Articles related to indigenous health

Browse: Stress Hormones Underlie Indigenous Health Gap
Feature: Indigenous Genomics
Mistrust is a significant but not insurmountable barrier to the acceptance of genomics by Indigenous people.
Browse: High Cancer Rates in Indigenous People of High-Income Countries
Platypus in the Waterhole by Megan Porter
Feature: The Art of Pregnancy
Low birth weight affects one in eight indigenous Australian babies. To counter this and the ongoing health issues it causes, an art program is attracting pregnant indigenous women into a research project that also educates them and monitors their health.
Simon Says: Sniffing a Failure
Petrol sniffing in remote communities could best be combatted by giving young indigenous people a positive way to get out of it.
Feature: Indigenous Genomics
Mistrust is a significant but not insurmountable barrier to the acceptance of genomics by Indigenous people.