|Created by:||Max Kamien|
|Description:||Describes how the arrival of aspirin played a role in the collapse of Aboriginal knowledge of herbal medicines. Statistical results showed 45% of women in a small community consuming aspirin daily with anecdotal evidence indicating an even higher rate.|
|Citation:||Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal, Vol. 8, No. 2, June 1984, pp. 16-19.
|Categories:||Indigenous Studies Portal > Health and Well-being > Health Care Practices > Contemporary
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