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American Indian and Alaska Native Health

Also called: Alaska Native health, American Indian health


Every racial or ethnic group has specific health concerns. Differences in the health of groups can result from:

  • Genetics
  • Environmental factors
  • Access to care
  • Cultural factors

On this page, you'll find links to health issues that affect American Indians and Alaska Natives.

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Diagnosis and Tests

Prevention and Risk Factors

Related Issues


  • Ready Indian Country (Department of Homeland Security) - Disaster preparation tips for American Indian and Alaska Native populations.
  • Sexual Assault (Indian Health Service)

Statistics and Research

Clinical Trials