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Wildhorse Pass Casino in Chandler. HEALTH Ten Leading Causes of Death
Ten Leading Causes of Death The 10 leading causes of death for American Indians & Alaska Natives in US for 2002: Heart disease
Chronic liver disease & cirrhosis
Chronic lower respiratory disease
Influenza & Pneumonia
(All cases are per 100,000, unless otherwise noted & (All cases are per 100,000, unless otherwise noted & ageadjusted where applicable.)
Number of gonorrhea cases has steadily increased 91 incidents per 100,000 in 1995 to 142 in 2005. Number of fetal alcohol syndrome births declining, from 1.7 per 1000 live births in 1997 to 0.16 in 2005. Incidences of birth defects (Congenital anomalies) declining from 2.8/100 live births in 1995 to 1.5 in 2005.
Levels of diabetes during pregnancy increasing from 55/1,000 live births in 1993 to 82.5 in 2005.
Diabetes is highest among Navajo, Hopi, & Pima communities & 4 times higher than general pop estimates in US. Diabetesrelated deaths increasing among tribes from 129.3/100,000 in 2000 to 138.9 in 2005. Diabetes
Diabetes Breakdown of diabetes deaths in 2005:
– 205 total, 144 were on the reservation. Reservation Tribes with highest incidents: Navajo, 52
Gila River Indian Community, 17
Pascua Yaqui, 16
San Carlos Apache Tribe, 16
Tohono O’dham, 11 Hopi, 7
White Mountain Apache, 6 – 61 deaths were offreservation, with 31 in Maricopa County Cirrhosis & Alcoholism
Cirrhosis & Alcoholism Cirrhosisrelated & chronic liverrelated deaths from 61.7 per 100,000 in 2000, to 51.2 per 100,000 in 2005. Alcoholrelated deaths: – 1...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 365 taught by Professor Brothermercier during the Fall '11 term at BYU.
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