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Fears of lack of affordable food affecting many First Nations people – Radio Canada International

by ahnationtalk on March 26, 201973 Views

March 26, 2019

Studies and statistics have consistently shown that suicide rates among Canada’s Indigenous peoples are two to three times higher than among non-Indigenous Canadians.

The reasons are complex, of course, but a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal concludes the quality and availability of foods plays a major role in the mental health of Indigenous people living off-reserve in the country, a finding that appears to confirm a study carried out in Atlantic Canada in 2017.

Read More: http://www.rcinet.ca/en/2019/03/26/fears-of-lack-of-affordable-food-affecting-many-first-nations-people/

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