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Diabetes

Poor people, northern residents more prone to health problems

// // Posted in Aboriginal Health News

A report says low-income people, aboriginals and residents in northern areas are more likely to suffer from health problems in Manitoba. The report from chief public health officer Joel Kettner says those groups have lower life expectancy and higher rates … Continue reading

Inuit Type 2 diabetes gap worsens

// // Posted in Aboriginal Health News

Type 2 diabetes, once considered rare in Inuit communities, is now comparable to rates in the general population, researchers have found. Continue reading