Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
14 458 158 8,632 8,804
AB
9 1,046 185 20,082 20,311
SK
0 495 129 16,186 16,343
MB
4 901 155 25,118 25,283
ON
81 365 80 21,111 21,459
QC
86 115 26 13,653 13,793
Atlantic
0 14 9 4,614 4,658
North60
10 326 56 19,406 19,499
 

Overincarceration of Indigenous people: a health crisis – CMAJ

Davinder Singh, Sarah Prowse and Marcia Anderson

KEY POINTS

  • Indigenous people are greatly over-represented in the incarcerated population in Canada.

  • Overincarceration of Indigenous people has both immediate and compounded long-term health effects.

  • Indigenous people lose far more years of life to time spent incarcerated than to premature death from cancer, injuries, heart disease and stroke.

  • The recommendations of decades-old and recent reports to address racism in the Canadian justice system must be implemented to properly address inequities in health between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people as a public health priority.

Read More: http://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/18/E487

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