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This guide enhances cultural competence when serving american indian and alaska native communities it covers regional differences, cultural customs, spirituality, communication styles, the role of veterans and older adults, and health disparities. Use among american indian or alaska native youth national survey on drug use and health, the nsduh report, september 24, 2004 wwwoassamhsagov references: (1) us census (2006) american indian, alaska native tables from the statistical abstract of the united states: 2004‐ 2005 wwwcensusgov/statab/www/sa04aianpdf (2. American indians and alaska natives: health in american indian and alaska native communities aspects of american indian and alaska native culture.
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