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Health & Wellness

Kelly Koepke
7/14/12
Students at Isleta Pueblo School shoot hoops with Salazar (Tami Heilemann, DOI Photographer) On Wednesday evening, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asked a crowd of Native chi...
ICTMN Staff
7/13/12
The 57-foot vertical shaft entrance to the tunnel on the U.S. side (Drug Enforcement Administration) U.S...
Eisa Ulen
7/12/12
Sunny Clifford, a 26-year-old Pine Ridge Tribal park ranger , has launched a Change.org petition that seeks to improve the quality of women’s lives by making Plan B available—and a...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/12
Joan Dunlop, an advocate for women’s health rights, walked on June 29 at her home in Lakeville, Connecticut...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/12
Sitting down for more than three hours a day can cut a person's life expectancy by two years—even if he or she is generally physically active, according to a study published June 1...
Rob Capriccioso
7/10/12
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is working with tribal leaders to fight against Republican congressional attempts to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (AC...
ICTMN Staff
7/10/12
Check out SunWise action steps at www.epa.gov/sunwise/kids/kids_actionsteps.html . For kids and teens, a single sunburn may lead to life-threatening consequences later in life...
Jack McNeel
7/9/12
On a Hoopfest tournament court in Spokane, Chris Herren tells of his decade-long battle with drugs...
Lynn Armitage
7/8/12
Lynn Armitage John Lennon said prophetically, “Life is what happens to you while you’re making other plans.” Unfortunately for John and the rest of us, death happens, too...
Lee Allen
7/8/12
A new water-purification system using solar power to purify contaminated groundwater holds promise for solving water problems not only on the Navajo Nation, where it is being teste...

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