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INDIANS - HEALTH AND HYGIENE

The tales those nurses told!: Public Health nurses among the Pueblo and Navajo Indians

Author: 
S. Schackel
Article Date: 
April 1990
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Part of the Special Issue devoted to New Mexico Women, this article examines the important role of women as health care reformers in the 1920s and 1930s. Ports
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English
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Indian sore eyes: the federal campaign to control trachoma in the Southwest, 1910-40

Author: 
R. Trennert
Article Date: 
Summer 1990
Article Abstract: 
The contagious eye disease became epidemic only after the Indians were confined to reservations, subsequently affecting up to 40% of some tribal groups. Illus. Ports
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English
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Cancer of the digestive system among American Indians

Author: 
M.L.Sievers
Article Date: 
January 1976
Language: 
English
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American Indian School of Medicine

Author: 
J.L.McPhail
Article Date: 
April 1977
Article Abstract: 
The article summarizes the present state in the development of the AISOM, a consortorium of institutions which will train American Indians in health sciences.
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English
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