Diseases that affect First Nations and Inuit communities

Understand the diseases and health conditions First Nations and Inuit are at risk for. Also get facts on programs to help prevent and manage illness.

Services and information

HIV

Learn about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in First Nations communities and the illness that it causes it called acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Hepatitis C

Learn about hepatitis C in First Nations communities, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment and prevention.

Diabetes

Learn about diabetes in First Nations and Inuit communities, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment and prevention

Tuberculosis

Learn about tuberculosis in First Nations and Inuit communities, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment and prevention

Seasonal Flu

Learn about seasonal flu in First Nations and Inuit communities, and the importance of taking steps to prevent the spread of the flu.

Antibiotic resistance

Help prevent antibiotic resistance in First Nations and Inuit communities by learning about its causes, impact and which bacteria and illnesses are antibiotic-resistant

Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: