First Nations

Emotions and Support


Linda Poitras is from Peepeekisis First Nation in Saskatchewan. She has been a caregiver to two of her sisters - one who is living with cancer and one who died of cancer.

You feel so good after

Linda speaks to the importance of traditional practices when you're in hospital and away from home. (00:57)

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