WOMEN WARRIORS: Patient advocacy and navigating health care

NNSL- March 21, 2018

Indigenous women have been described as facing a “double-burden” – for being discriminated against as a woman and further for being Indigenous. If we add weight bias, defined by the Canadian Obesity Network as “the negative stereotyping of individuals living with obesity,” some Indigenous women experience a triple burden. It is important to be aware…

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