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Health & Wellness

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...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
Vern Traversie and President Rodney Bordeaux of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are calling for a criminal investigation into Mr...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
Delta Dental of South Dakota was selected as one of 26 organizations across the country to receive a Health Care Innovation Award to improve the oral health of Native Americans, th...
Vincent Schilling
5/21/12
This February, Kyrie Ransom, a 24-year-old Mohawk woman from the St...

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