The Resource 'Syndrome X': : the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture, Jeff McMullen

'Syndrome X': : the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture, Jeff McMullen

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'Syndrome X': : the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture
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'Syndrome X':
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the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture
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Jeff McMullen
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Language
eng
Summary
Account of the author's engagement with the health problem of Aboriginal peoples in Australia; includes reference to Ian Thorpe's Fountain of Youth Trust; comparison with north American Indian peoples; conditions affecting health in remote communities - lack of infrastructure; health affects of 'Syndrome X' - situation in Jawyon communities - end-stage renal failure, malnutrition; need for government action; journey to Cave Hill, Western Desert with Nellie Amunda and Dicky Minyintiri
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McMullen, Jeff
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Literary form
non fiction
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'Syndrome X': : the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture, Jeff McMullen
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Extent
p. 162-170
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'Syndrome X': : the silent plague threatening the world's oldest culture, Jeff McMullen
Publication
Extent
p. 162-170

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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