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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Wilson AM, Delbridge R, Palermo C (2016) Supporting dietitians to work in Aboriginal health: qualitative evaluation of a Community of Practice mentoring circle Nutrition & Dietetics; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1747-0080.12309)
Ritte R, Luke J, Nelson C, Brown A, O’Dea K, Jenkins A, Best JD, McDermott R, Daniel M, Rowley K (2016) Clinical outcomes associated with albuminuria in central Australia: a cohort study BMC Nephrology; 17: 113 Retrieved 5 August 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-016-0328-1
Good food for good sugars (2016) Apunipima Cape York Health Council This factsheet explains which foods have ‘good sugar’ in them and how and when people with diabetes should eat these types of foods.
Egan M, Morgan M, Montalto S, Andy S, MacDonald C, Delbridge R, Browne J, Fletcher C, Duke G (2016) Yarning about breastfeeding: celebrating our stories Melbourne: Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation Yarning about breastfeeding: celebrating our stories features stories from Aboriginal mothers, fathers, aunties, uncles, grandparents and health professionals about breastfeeding.
Rankin P, Morton D, Kent L, Mitchell B (2016) A community-based lifestyle intervention targeting Type II Diabetes risk factors in an Australian Aboriginal population: a feasibility study. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin 16(3). Retrieved [access date] from http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/a-community-based-lifestyle-intervention-targeting-type-ii-diabetes-risk-factors-in-an-australian-aboriginal-population-a-feasibility-study
The Rural Health West Aboriginal Health Conference was held in Perth, Western Australia from 2-3 July 2016. The conference aims to support health practitioners working in rural communities in Western Australia, and those who are striving to make a difference in the lives of Aboriginal Australians.
Browne J, Adams K, Atkinson P (2016) Food and nutrition programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: what works to keep people healthy and strong? Canberra: Deeble Institute for Health Policy Research
Cancer Council Victoria (2016) Sports drinks are gammin! Melbourne: Cancer Council Victoria The Rethink Sugary Drinks, the Sports Drinks are Gammin! campaign draws on the experiences of five Aboriginal athletes to encourage Aboriginal community members in Victoria (Vic) to drink water instead of sugary drinks.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Monitoring the health impacts of mandatory folic acid and iodine fortification Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare