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Sharing a Heartbeat 2 - Rheumatic heart disease in pregnancy: Burarra

This short film presented in the Burarra language is the second in the series that deals with issues around pregnancy and the importance of family for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who live with rheumatic heart disease. This film was developed, written and directed by young Indigenous women, and contains culturally appropriate health information for girls and young women and their families.
 
Tess has rheumatic heart disease, but she and Jamie want to start a family.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this resource may contain images and voices of people who have died. 

This short film presented in the Burarra language is the second in the series that deals with issues around pregnancy and the importance of family for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who live with rheumatic heart disease.
Developed by 
RHDAustralia, NT Primary Health Network
Year of publication 
2018