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Health & Wellness

Wawmeesh Hamilton
8/30/12
Tens of thousands of old rubber tires at a derelict recycling plant on Crown land in Port Alberni, British Columbia, pose fire and environmental hazards, and the chief councilor of...
Irina Zhorov
8/29/12
A uranium-contaminated site in Riverton, Wyoming, on the Wind River Indian Reservation is undergoing a new set of groundwater tests this week, to complement the semi-annual samplin...
ICTMN Staff
8/29/12
The NB3 Foundation Challenge is back at Turning Stone Resort's Atunyote Golf Club in Verona, New York today...
Carol Berry
8/28/12
For Colorado , with a shrinking state budget and a growing Native American student body at Fort Lewis College (FLC) in Durango, planning has been difficult because of a potentially...
ICTMN Staff
8/28/12
Traveling by plane, boat, taxi or all the above for basic health care needs is not uncommon for people who reside on the remote islands and extreme edges of Alaska, reported The Br...
ICTMN Staff
8/28/12
For three days last week more than 75 participants from across the United States participated in a training seminar hosted by the Justice and Interior Departments for tribal and fe...
Brian Daffron
8/28/12
One of the common problems in Indian Country—in both rural and urban areas—is the lack of nutritious food options available a short distance from home...
ICTMN Staff
8/27/12
University of Illinois (UI) scientists have discovered that bioactive compounds in Illinois blueberry and blackberry wines are as effective at blocking enzymes that cause blood sug...
ICTMN Staff
8/27/12
Compared to teens at healthy weights, obese teens are much more like to develop gallstones—hard, pebble-like deposits that form inside the gallbladder ranging from the size of a sa...

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