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Language reclaimed, health regained?

With the University of Adelaide’s help, South Australia’s Barngarla people are speaking their Indigenous language for the first time in half a century. Anecdotally, it’s significantly improving community health and wellbeing; even, for some, restoring the will to live. But what do the numbers say? In a world-first for a language reclamation project, researchers are finding out.

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