What do we know about indigenous health information?

In 2017, more than two million Canadians received an Aboriginal health care notification from Health Canada.This information was often provided by email, text message, or phone call.While the number of notifications varied from one year to the next, the vast majority were from Indigenous health information.For example, in 2017, there were more than 7,000 Indigenous …

‘I can’t wait to go to the hospital: An Indigenous woman’s story’

I can’t tell you how much I’ve appreciated the stories and information about the Indigenous peoples of our world that have been put forward through our National Aboriginal Health Information Dissemination Network, a network that has been operating for nearly a decade, but that has really come to the fore recently, and I’ve learned a …

How to save money on cancer treatment

Indian health workers have been warned that cancer treatment in India is expensive, and the average cost of a tumour is Rs500,000, according to a report by a health group.The Indian National Cancer Society said a report of its annual health conference in Delhi on Tuesday showed that out of the total number of people …