|Title||Effect of Bush Living on Aboriginal Canadians of the Eastern James Bay Region with Non-insulin-dependent Diabetes Mellitus|
|Year of Publication||1995|
|Authors||Dr Robinson EJ, Gebre Y, Pickering JLL|
|Corporate Authors||Public Health Agency of Canada|
The purpose of this prospective cohort study was to assess weight, blood sugar and activity levels among aboriginal Canadians with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) after a three-month return to a hunting and trapping lifestyle. We studied 51 of the 100 adults with diagnosed NIDDM in a Cree community of northern Quebec.
Effect of Bush Living on Aboriginal Canadians of the Eastern James Bay Region with Non-insulin-dependent Diabetes Mellitus