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BCMJ: Medication Use in Indigenous Communities

An Indigenous storytelling project called Coyote’s Food Medicines was launched in front of an audience of 4000 Elders at the BC Elders Gathering in July to encourage conversations about wellness and how to manage medications for a healthy life. Secwepemc Elders created the Coyote’s Food Medicines story using a traditional approach to share knowledge and humor to raise awareness of the issue of multiple medications and their potential impact on health. 

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