A recent publication by the IHS indicated that rates of gonorrhea, chlamydia, primary and secondary syphilis, and PID exceeded rates for all races. Prevalence of myocardial infarction, as diagnosed by electrocardiogram, was highest in North and South Dakota Sioux, lower in Indians residing in Oklahoma, and lowest among Pima in Arizona. Ethnologically, factors such as culture, history, language, religion, and familial kinships can influence Native American identity. Rhoades, "The major respiratory diseases of American Indians," Am. Clear Turn Off Turn On.
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Sexual victimization of Native American women
More than two decades ago a landmark five-year demonstration project disclosed the impact of a comprehensive system of primary care services on a previously underserved remote American Indian community. Gallbladder cancer is associated with benign gallbladder disease as well as obesity and parity, and is more prevalent among Indian than white women. In Montana, a legislative tribal relations committee has proposals for five bills to deal with missing persons. At first, her relatives say, tribal police suggested Ashley was old enough to take off on her own. A role for primary care providers," The Provider 17 In the absence of cross-sectional survey data, information from tribal groups or enclaves sketch the parameters of this problem. Another study found rates of C.