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St. Michael's Hospital

Michelle Firestone, St. Michael's Hospital

Caption: "We found elevated emergency room use, multiple barriers to health care access and significant rates of chronic disease among urban Aboriginal adults," said Dr. Michelle Firestone, an associate scientist with St. Michael's Hospital's Centre for Research on Inner City Health.

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