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A fraud perpetrated by the sugar industry on the medical...
‘50 Faces of Indian Country 2016’ Magazine
Indian Country Today Media Network is proud to announce its...
Weaver, president and CEO of the Native American insurance management firm RWI Benefits, LLC, works to improve the health and wellness of native people through affordable health care.
Robert Weaver has seen the difference access to healthcare...
This week the Museum of Indian Art and Culture (MIAC) in...
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The fourth annual Nike N7 Sport Summit took off with a bang...
U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced on Tuesday that their bipartisan bill to improve the lives of Native youth by creating a commission on Native Children unanimously passed in the U.S. House of Representatives, bringin
U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lisa Murkowski (R-...
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Health & Wellness

Stephanie Woodard
2/1/13
Courtroom observers in Aberdeen, South Dakota, applauded after Judge Gene Paul Kean dismissed perjury-related charges against former deputy state’s attorney Brandon Taliaferro and ...
ICTMN Staff
1/31/13
The Urban-Rural Native American Youth Cultural Exchange, or U.R.N.Y.C.E., is a culturally tailored wellness program that puts urban and rural Native youth together to empower them...
ICTMN Staff
1/30/13
No (or at least not in well-known traditions; if you know of any, let us know). However, there is an old tradition in Asia about it...
ICTMN Staff
1/30/13
Isadore Boni, a San Carlos Apache member and AIDS survivor, completed his fourth half-marathon at his personal best time of two hours and 15 minutes on January 20...
Mark Trahant
1/29/13
The Indian Health Service faces, what IHS Director Yvette Roubideaux calls, a “new reality” requiring a business model to match this era...
ICTMN Staff
1/29/13
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is bankrolling a $4.8 million study in Australia to test whether men can shed pounds and prevent diabetes through testoster...
ICTMN Staff
1/28/13
More than 130 kids, many of them Navajo, practiced swinging the bat and played catch with Jacoby Ellsbury, Red Sox centerfielder of Navajo heritage and a member of the Colorado Riv...
NNAAPC
1/28/13
The National Native American AIDS Prevention Center (NNAAPC) realesed the following press release to commend the CDC report that raises awareness of the need to close the gap in tr...
Lynn Armitage
1/27/13
Last week, I spoke about child support issues with Samantha (Greendeer) Skenandore, a Ho-Chunk/Oneida who works Of-Counsel at Shanker & Kewenvoyouma, PLLC, a national firm head...
Dale Carson
1/26/13
Our ancestors were wise to use natural sweeteners in moderation, like maple syrup, agave nectar and honey. We should avoid sugar when possible, whether we have diabetes or not...

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