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Canadian Paediatric Society
COVID-19 and Indigenous children in Canada: What can paediatricans do?
Ontario • English, French • Communication, Youth, Family
While in general, children tend to have fewer direct health consequences from COVID-19 than older people, they bear a heavy burden due to the public health response and outcomes. Indigenous communities, particularly remote Inuit and First Nations, also face heightened vulnerability during a crisis situation because of the cumulative effects of compounding emergencies
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