Although attention to human trafficking has grown in the...
ICWA Hearings Melissa Clyde Nevaeh
John Echohawk had heard enough. On May 14, he had listened...
ALIIVE Native Youth Ambassadors New Years Eve
Incarcerated youth on the Lake Traverse Reservation in...
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in...
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with...
Like many indigenous experts and environmentalists, Iowa...
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Health & Wellness

Barbara Fraser
5/25/12
A commission appointed to monitor the impacts of Peru’s largest national gas production facility and pipeline warns that the project could be affecting the diet and culture of Mach...
Eisa Ulen
5/24/12
AIFC staff take a holistic approach to making a lasting difference in people’s lives...
ICTMN Staff
5/23/12
In a one-word punch line, a new editorial cartoon by syndicated cartoonist Matt Bors , which points out that American Indians were the first inhabitants of present-day America and ...
Lorraine Jessepe
5/23/12
KICKAPOO RESERVATION—When it comes to making healthy food choices in Indian country, Dr. Dee Ann DeRoin doesn’t mince words: “Stop the pop. Skip the chips. Dump the donuts...
ICTMN Staff
5/23/12
An article in The New York Times today underscores the horror and injustice suffered by Native women in Alaska's remote villages, who are 12 times more likely than the average woma...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/22/12
The West African proverb “filthy water cannot be washed” can be interpreted as a warning that it is better to maintain a clean water supply than to treat a polluted one...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
The Métis of British Columbia and beyond are mourning the passing of Marge Goulet, a “special friend and medicine woman” who advocated for elderly health...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
Indian casino gaming has substantially improved tribal members' income, and in turn their health status and access to health care, according to a new study by the Institute for Res...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
The Cherokee Nation Diabetes Prevention Program has successfully retained 164 of 220 recruited members to help prevent the onset of diabetes in tribal citizens diagnosed as prediab...

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