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

Michael Meuers
3/26/12
The "I Want to Live" suicide prevention presentation takes place Monday at 7 p.m...
ICTMN Staff
3/25/12
Indian Country Today Media Network’s own Vincent Schilling spent some time in the spotlight recently...
Dale Carson
3/25/12
Spring is finally here—the time for renewal and new life! In Abenaki it is Zigwan , meaning the months of March, April and May...
Anne Minard
3/24/12
When award-winning hospital administrator Casey Cooper first assumed his role as chief executive officer of Cherokee Indian Hospital , it was an impoverished Indian Health Service ...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
3/23/12
Martial arts, interactions with elders, community violence and substance abuse topped the youthful aboriginal agenda at a recent conference that drew sellout crowds...
Konnie LeMay
3/23/12
“In the best interests of the child…” You will not see this phrase in the language of the first tribal foster care and guardianship program to be eligible for federal payments unde...
Michelle Tirado
3/23/12
Dr. Everett Rhoades There are people who work in Indian health, and then there are those who champion it. Dr. Everett R. Rhoades , Kiowa , is definitely the latter...
ICTMN Staff
3/22/12
Aboriginals in Canada have joined their American Indian and Alaska Native cousins and are learning to shake their booty, traditionally speaking...
ICTMN Staff
3/22/12
In the late 1800s, it is believed that the Micmac Native Americans of Nova Scotia used an herbal remedy—a botanical infusion derived from a species of the pitcher plant—to treat sm...
ICTMN Staff
3/21/12
Trevin Cole was one of eight Native American students to win the 2011 Young Native Writers Essay Contest, and the only Choctaw Nation student to do so...

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