Year: 2001 Source: Journal SOGC, v.23, no.1, (January 2001), p.1-15 SIEC No: 20031238

This article aims to aid health professionals who work with Aboriginal individuals and communities by helping them better understanding Aboriginal approaches to health and identify relevant health issues for specific Aboriginal populations. Topics include: incorporating Aboriginal holistic approaches to health, improving Aboriginal health conditions, & recognizing & responding to key areas of morbidity & moratlity without stereotyping. Key health concerns for Aboriginal peoples in general & for specific populations are identified. (86 refs)