Cancer

Cancer Awareness Toolkit (2011) provides information about what cancer is, screening for cancer, and cancer treatment. The toolkit also gives information on coping if you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, navigating the healthcare system, and caring for cancer patients. There is also a section on cancer myths and a cancer dictionary to help you to understand the language used for cancer, screening, and treatment.

Cancer of the Cervix in North American Indian Women: A Literature Review (2006)

Confronting Cervical Cancer in Your Community: A Guide for Healthcare Managers and Providers in First Nations Communities (2012) provides information on cervical cancer and its prevention through screening programs and vaccination. Download the guide and contribute to reducing rates of cervical cancer

HPV special issue of the Journal of Aboriginal Health