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Integrating Historic Food Ways into Current Healthcare Practices

Quiz for CE Credit

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1. According to the presenter, many tribes of the Great Plains were historically migratory tribes and harvested the plants and animals as they migrated. They understood that certain regions supported certain foods.

2. According to the presenter, Native Americans were the first to cultivate a number of foods, such as squash, potato, beans, berries that are now enjoyed throughout the world.

3. Spending time on food and food preparation are traditional activities, so challenging patients to engage more with food through activities such as shopping, cooking, and gardening are helpful ways to reconnect with tradition.

4. Encouraging patients to eat less processed or prepared foods and more fresh foods such as meats, fruits, and vegetables is a way of encouraging more traditional eating.

5. According to the presenter, one of the best ways to get traditional foods and restore health to Native American people is to harvest traditional foods and to be involved with local communities to grow and produce traditional foods.

6. Food Sovereignty was defined as “Indigenous Peoples" Right to Food as a collective right based on our special spiritual relationship with Mother Earth, our lands and territories, environment and the natural resources that provide our traditional nutrition.