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Aboriginal Health

Health Professionals

EviQ • Printable 'Cancer Treatment Side Effect Guide' for Aboriginal patients starting treatment Our Mob and Cancer • Simplified illustrated patient information on cancer treatments, side effects
Remote Primary Health Care Manuals • Illustrated drug monographs and cultural communication considerations Lowitja Institute • Search engine for quick access to aboriginal health literature on PubMed
Australian Indigenous Psychology Education Project • Resource hub for aboriginal Psychology literature


Patient Information Leaflets / Resources

Cape York Health Council (Apunipima) • Illustrated patient facts sheets on nicotine replacement therapies Australian Indigenous Health Info Net • Fact sheets on recreational drugs & harm reduction pharmacotherapies
National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation • Illustrated fact sheets on medical conditions, drug classes & medication side effects
Diabetes NSW and ACT • Patient experience videos about living with diabetes & fact sheets
Aboriginal Heart Health • Patient education videos on cardiovascular conditions and their treatment


With respect, the term Aboriginal is used as inclusive of people who identify as Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander or both.


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