Oral health and social and emotional well-being in a birth cohort of Aboriginal Australian young adults
- brush for your brain. // Good Health (Australia Edition);Apr2010, p18
The article offers tips on good oral hygiene to keep mind and brain healthy because experts in the U.S. found that people with highest levels of gum-disease causing bacteria are likely to struggle with memory tests.
- Aboriginal Mental--Health Moving Forward. Chaimowitz, Gary // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Sep2000, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p605
Introduces a series of articles about aboriginal psychiatry and mental health in Canada.
- Mental Health Services for American Indians and Alaska Natives: Need, Use, and Barriers to Effective Care. Manson, Spero M // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Sep2000, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p617
This special review summarizes and illustrates the state of our knowledge regarding the mental health needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives. These needs are considerable and pervasive. The discussion begins by reflecting on the limits of psychiatric nomenclature and conceptual frameworks...
- Preventive Oral Hygiene Measures for the Maintenance of Oral Health. Patil, Ashok; Tripaty, T. B. // Indian Journal of Ancient Medicine & Yoga;Jul-Sep2015, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p141
Concept of prevention is a unique contribution of Ayurveda. The regimens, which should be followed daily, are called as Dinacharya. Such practices are beneficial to those, who live in this world and also living beings in other world. Daily regimen is explained with their four fold benefits like...
- Raising our healthy kids: short videos for parents. Bellman, Jane; Gauk, Rachel; Staden, Kerri; Thirsk, Jayne; Tyminski, Sheila; Watson-Jarvis, Kay // Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice & Research;2015, Vol. 76 Issue 3, pe20
Purpose: To produce a library of open access, short, high quality video content on healthy living based on best evidence to support families, individuals and communities to live healthier lives. Process: Building on experience with four demonstration videos (CTV reported 50--100 viewings per...
- Risk indicators for severe impaired oral health among indigenous Australian young adults. Jamieson, Lisa M.; Roberts-Thomson, Kaye F.; Sayers, Susan M. // BMC Oral Health;2010, Vol. 10, p1
Background: Oral health impairment comprises three conceptual domains; pain, appearance and function. This study sought to: (1) estimate the prevalence of severe oral health impairment as assessed by a summary oral health impairment measure, including aspects of dental pain, dissatisfaction with...
- Residential school, holocaust effects similar. Barnsley, Paul // Windspeaker;Jul2000, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p1
Focuses in dealing with mental health issues in indigenous communities in Montreal, Quebec. Concerns over the mental sufferings of the aborigines and holocaust victims; Health risks; Treatment of indigenous people.
- The Mental Health of Aboriginal Peoples: Transformations of Identity and Community. Kirmayer, Laurence J; Brass, Gregory M; Tait, Caroline L // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Sep2000, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p607
This paper reviews some recent research on the mental health of the First Nations, Inuit, and Metis of Canada. We summarize evidence for the social origins of mental health problems and illustrate the ongoing responses of individuals and communities to the legacy of colonization. Cultural...
- EDMONTON. Narine, Shari // Alberta Sweetgrass;Feb2012, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p6
The article presents news briefs relevant to the indigenous community of Edmonton, Alberta including a ribbon cutting at Edward Street, a mental health facility, an announcement that Parkland County hopes to strengthen its ties with First Nations, and discussion of a five-year housing plan for...