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What Is a Food Desert? Do You Live In One? 23.5 Million In This Country Do
If at least 20 percent of your community lives in poverty...
‘Yes, I Am a Batterer’: The First Step to Stopping Domestic Violence
For Native men who batter, it can take relearning their...
Navajo Nation Hospital’s Bed Bug Scare Was False Alarm
A feared bed bug infestation at a Navajo Nation hospital...
Hitting Pot Jackpot? Tribe Starts Medical Marijuana Cultivation
Another California tribe has announced its venture into the...
Killer Vapor: Your Vaping Teen Could Be Sucking Up Formaldehyde and Antifreeze
I’m not a smoker, never have been. Unless you count all the...
Millions of Montanans, Alaskans, Native Americans wait for Medicaid Expansion
The best case for Medicaid expansion in Alaska is being...
Health & Wellness
Nephi Craig Plans Indigenous Food-and-Culture Conference
Craig demonstrated French-inspired Native cooking at the Native Food Festival held by the Tohono O’odham Community Action at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona, in December 2004...
Photo Demonstrates the Drastic Results of Overexposure to the Sun
If you ever questioned the power of the sun's rays and their ability to wreck havoc on the skin, view this photo of a 69-year-old truck driver, who for 28 years exposed the left si...
USDA Study: Taxing or Increasing Cost of Sugary Beverages Can Lower Obesity Rates
A United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) study, “ Measuring Weight Outcomes for Obesity Intervention Strategies: The Case of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages ,” has found that inc...
Whiteclay Confessions: An Oglala Exposes Violent, Seamy Effects of Whiteclay’s Liquor Stores
We went to a tribal member who spent years patronizing Whiteclay’s beer stores, but has now sobered up and turned his life around...
SMSC to Match AAIP $100K Grant to Fund Program for Future Native M.D.s
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community has agreed to match a $100,000 grant from the Association of American Indian Physicians (AAIP) to assist American Indian and Alaska Native ...
Authorities Place Safety Checks Near Pine Ridge to Combat Alcohol Woes
Just south of Pine Ridge village on prom night for Pine Ridge High School, the blue and red swirling lights of Oglala Lakota tribal cop cars lit up the two-lane road, blocking the ...
Will Bloomberg's Ban on Big Gulp Sodas in NYC Lower Obesity Rates?
In an effort to curb obesity rates, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban to limit the serving size of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages sold at delis, fa...
Beer Profiteers Fight Oglala Lawsuit That Seeks Control of Alcohol Sales
The Oglala Lakota elder spread out the map on her kitchen table...
Preemptive Genocide: Only Now Are Reparations Being Made to Eugenics Victims
When North Carolina announced earlier this year that it intends to be the first state to compensate victims of decades-ago sterilization programs, it renewed a nationwide debate ov...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
Looking back at the week that was, we bring you our Sunday round-up, connecting you to the big stories in Indian Country...
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