Limited research has been done on the occupational hazards faced by Indigenous peoples

National data has consistently shown that Indigenous people in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand are two to three times more likely to die from injury than non-Indigenous people. However, very little research has been done by the public or private sectors on the occupational hazards Indigenous people face, according to a new […]

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Nano-preterm infants may not benefit from non-invasive versus invasive ventilation at birth

Extremely premature infants still face daunting risks of sickness or death, even though advances in neonatal-perinatal care have improved infant survival at progressively lower gestational ages. Bronchopulmonary dysplasia—a serious condition of undeveloped lungs—is a leading morbidity in these tiny infants. Studies have shown that non-invasive respiratory support at birth—rather than immediate intubation and delivery of […]

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