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Health of the American Indian

United States. Maternal and Child Health Service.

Health of the American Indian

report of a regional task force

by United States. Maternal and Child Health Service.

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Medical care

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary L. Michal ... [et al.].
    SeriesDHEW publication -- no. (HSM) 73-5118., Native American legal materials collection -- title 4149.
    ContributionsMichal, Mary L.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16346249M
    OCLC/WorldCa31705803

      Substance Use and Mental Health Issues among U.S.-Born American Indians or Alaska Natives Residing on and off Tribal Lands (Center for Mental Health Services) Suicides Among American Indian/Alaska Natives -- National Violent Death Reporting System, 18 States, (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) Clinical Trials. American Indians are times more likely to develop diabetes than non-Indians. The American Diabetes Association estimates that 16 per cent of have Type 2 diabetes and 76% of them are obese with accompanying tribes have been hit especially hard: half the adult Tohono O’odham population and 75% of Pimas in Arizona have.

    American Indian Health Program (AIHP) (Health Plan ID #) American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) enrolled in AHCCCS or Children's Health Insurance Program (KidsCare) may choose to receive their coverage through the AHCCCS American Indian Health Program (AIHP) or one of the AHCCCS-contracted managed health plans called AHCCCS Complete Care Plans ("ACC"). The persistence of American Indian health disparities. Am J Public Health. ; 96 (12)– [PMC free article] [Google Scholar] 9. Zack MM, Moriarty DG, Stroup DF, Ford ES, Mokdad AH. Worsening trends in adult health-related quality of life and self-rated health Cited by:

      CDC’s Office of Minority Health and Health Equity provides information about minority populations within the United States, including American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) populations.. The US Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS’) Office of Minority Health external icon also maintains information about minority health and health disparities related to AI/AN populations . Other Health Concerns: The tuberculosis rate in was almost 4 times higher for American Indians/Alaska Natives, with an incidence rate of , as compared to for the white population. 1. For more information about tribal health issues: Indian Health Service Bureau of Indian Affairs Tribal Leaders Directory National Indian Health Board.


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