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The Week That Was, October 5, 2015
Well For Culture: Elder Fitness, Yoga
Indigenous Tools Hold Sacred Power
The Pope & When Genocide Isn't Genocide
1st US Revolution: The Pueblo Revolt
Indigenous Earthquake Tales Validated
Skins:Forced Sterilizations Native Women
Thank Indians for Latest Superfood
NMAI Profile: Bruce Whiteman Jr.
Fundamentalism II: God Loves Genocide
Jewell Big Week: Pope, Solarthon & $25K
Why'd the Rez Chicken Cross the Road?
Bristol Bay's Stunning Wild Salmon Run
Houska: 'The Green Inferno': Lousy Film
BC Tourism Links Cultures, Creates Jobs
Cultural Tourism Is a Growing Topic
Pol Disses Pope; Pope Disses Indians
OU Pres Supports Native Programs
Memorial for Jess Sixkiller
The Sale of Yucca Mountain Was an Attack
Thing About Skins
4 Healthy Eating Tips for National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Childhood obesity has more than doubled in the past 30...
Study: Inuit Omega-3 Genetic Adaptation Could Change Health Story
For years the American Heart Association has suggested...
Treaty Tribes in Washington Hail EPA’s Proposed Fish Consumption Rate and Water Quality Rules
It has been 20 years since Oregon revised its fish...
Tragedy Leads to Collaborative Efforts Toward Suicide Prevention
The Navajo Nation is facing a health emergency after a...
Boarding Schools: A Black Hole of Native American History
Zigmund Hollow Horn sat inside the deanery of a small...
Intergenerational Grief on Cheyenne River Indian Reservation
Candace Ducheneaux, a Lakota Indian with gray-streaked hair...
Health & Wellness
Climate Change, Thunderstorms and Ozone Could Be Potent Combination, Scientists Say
What do climate change, ultraviolet radiation and ozone have in common? Thunderstorms. Maybe. Scientists are positing a possible link between the three based on a new study...
Indian Health Care Choices Widen Through State 'Exchanges'
For too many Native Americans, the adage “Don’t get sick after June" once applied—because Indian Health Service (IHS) funds sometimes dwindled then—but soon it may be a different s...
Luiseño Student Studies Virology, Hopes to Give Back By Finding Cures
Temet McMichael, an enrolled member of the La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians , has chosen a path in medicine, but not to be the kind of doctor who sees patients...
Wolf Connection to Join 13 Indigenous Grandmothers in Montana
The 11 th Gathering of the International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers will meet July 26-29 in Lame Deer, Montana on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation...
Physicians Pow Wow At Health Conference Event in Anchorage, Alaska
A pow wow and a health and wellness conference bringing two organizations together for the first time to address issues critical to native communities is set for July 31 to August ...
Native Approach to Dementia Emphasizes Human Spirit
David Maes plays the drum—a central part of a ceremony in which the healer enters the world of dementia...
Dale Carson Shares Secrets to Cooking Corn on the Cob
Dale Carson Sweet summertime and the easy, breezy days take me away to a time when I cooked outside in 90 degree heat next to a cooking fire hefting large clay cooking vessels and ...
Notes From a Single Mom: Fear Not—Take a Leap of Faith Into a New Life
Lynn Armitage Franklin Roosevelt said, “There’s nothing to fear but fear itself.” It was 1933, the Great Depression was in full swing and the country needed a pep talk...
At Least Two-Thirds of U.S. in Drought, Worst in 50 Years
Two-thirds of the United States is gripped in drought, the most severe bout since the 1950s, the National Climatic Data Center says in its latest report...
VA Discusses New Tactics For Processing Claims
On July 11, The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced several efforts geared toward the process of completing veterans’ disability claims faster and more accurately...
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