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DTES residents dying at eight times the national average

| September 20, 2015

Podcast




Artist: Redeye Collective
Title: DTES residents dying at eight times the national average
Album: Redeye: Vancouver Cooperative Radio
Year: 2015
Genre: Public Affairs
Length: 0:14:43 minutes (13.48 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

DTES residents dying at eight times the national average

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A UBC study following residents of single-room occupancy hotels over four years found that the risk of dying from chronic health conditions was surprisingly high, especially for mental health issues. Dr. William Honer is head of UBC's department of psychiatry. He speaks with Redyeye host Esther Hsieh.

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