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Crees launch 1st FASD diagnostic clinic in Qc

BellaPetawabano.jpgThe first step to dealing with a health problem like Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is getting a diagnosis. That was something that was difficult to get in Eeyou Istchee, until now. On Sept 9th, The Grand Council, The Cree Board of Health and Cree School Board announced the creation of a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Diagnostic and Intervention Clinic. It is a first for Quebec. Donovan Moses found out more in this interview Bella Petawabano, Chairperson of the Cree Board of Health and Social Services. (Photo courtesy CBHSS)
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