How to help a tribal block with better healthcare? there's a need to bridge the trust deficit between the local health system and the Indigenous communities

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    Abstract

    Attapadi, India’s first tribal block, located among the hills adjoining the Silent Valley National Park in Kerala is home to the Irula, Muduga and Kurumba Adivasi communities. In 2013, reports about infant deaths in Attapadi caught national attention. That this happened in Kerala, globally renowned for the good health and wellbeing of its population, added to the shock.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages1-19
    Number of pages19
    Volume2022
    No.Jan
    Specialist publicationDeccan Herald
    Publication statusPublished - 6 Jan 2022

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