Jon McGavock est conseiller expert auprès d'EvidenceNetwork.ca et professeur associé à la Faculté des sciences de la santé de l'Université du Manitoba.
Epidemics of obesity, diabetes, infectious diseases and suicide that plague First Nation children across Canada are complex and multi-faceted. Yet government solutions often focus on simplistic bio-medical approaches -- when they address the crises at all -- and too often ignore the cultural strategies proposed by indigenous leaders.
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