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Sweet red fruit rests on the arm of a prickly Saguaro....
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A recent Newsweek feature begins with a well-known Indian...
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I’ve grown up a little since leaning on the handlebars of...
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On the back deck of the Yurok Tribe’s Weitchpec Office,...
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It was 9 a.m. and the temperature had already reached 100...
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Health & Wellness

Carol Berry
7/27/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
7/25/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
7/24/12
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...
Tish Leizens
7/24/12
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 ...
Carol Berry
7/23/12
David Maes plays the drum—a central part of a ceremony in which the healer enters the world of dementia...
Dale Carson
7/22/12
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 ...
Lynn Armitage
7/21/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
7/20/12
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...
Vincent Schilling
7/18/12
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...
Patti Jo King
7/16/12
The Oglala Sioux Tribe (OST) has initiated an intensive awareness and prevention program in order to address a recent Hantavirus outbreak in the Pine Ridge Village District ...

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