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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Meet dementia, the bad hawk that steals (1998)

Author

Lampton B

Publisher

Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services

City

Canberra

Type

Book

 

Description

This book includes both a narrative and message stick. The narrative describes dementia and its progression, and also provides information on available services and how to reduce the risk of alcohol-related dementia. The message stick has detailed information about dementia, signs and symptoms of the disease, and risk reduction strategies. The book is specially designed for Indigenous people in South Australia. It was written by Aboriginal author Brian Lampton and illustrated by Toni Walden.

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Contact details

Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Council of SA
54 King William Street
Kent Town SA 5067
Ph: (08) 8362 7540
Fax: (08) 8362 3392
Email: adac@adac.org.au

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Last updated: 26 February 2013
 
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