Other Materials

  • Breastfeeding in the NWT, 2004-2007
    EpiNorth, January 2008, pages 6-9. Also see research about  breastfeeding and the prevention of hospitalization of respiratory illness in infants, pages 1-5.


Celebrating BirthPhotos from NAHO’s special event, Feb. 12, 2009See the photo gallery…


Map: Midwifery and Aboriginal Midwifery in CanadaSee the map…Author: National Aboriginal Health Organization
What is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome?Read the fact sheet…Author: Ajunnginiq Centre

“Our Community supports a Healthy Pregnancy”
Information resources by First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada:

  • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program – Celebrates 10 years

This leaflet contains information relating to Inuit communities and is available through:
Publications Health Canada
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K9
Ph: 613-954-5995
Fax: 613-941-5366
Email: publications@hc-sc.gc.ca

First Nations, Inuit and Métis Midwifery and Traditional Birthing Practices: Resource List