Funding for this research was provided by:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (#105885)
Received: 21 December 2018
Accepted: 15 May 2019
First Online: 17 June 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The research was approved by the Research Ethics Board of Lakehead University (REB #020 10–11), McMaster University (REB# 10–578), Six Nations of the Grand River Territory and the Chief and Councils of Fort William, Naotkamegwanning, and Peguis First Nations. All participants in the project provided written informed consent. Research was conducted following national guidelines for health research with Indigenous people [CitationRef removed], and the principles of Ownership, Control, Access and Possession (OCAP®) which are sanctioned by the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) to ensure self-determination in research concerning First Nations [CitationRef removed].
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