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Actor Randy Mantooth Battling Cancer
CNAY's GEN-I Map to Connect Native Youth
Mic Jordan's #DearNativeYouth Premieres
Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali
Health RIsks From Recent Wildfires?
Indigenous Activists Shut Down Ecuador
AMERIND Risk: Protecting Indian Country
The Fight to Preserve Lake Mead
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
Ashley Callingbull Wins Mrs. Universe!
Has Amnesty Int. Betrayed Native Women?
The Grace of the Naming Ceremony
Luger: Artist's ‘Nature & Nurture'
STEM Camp Prepares Students for Future
Dancing For Culture
‘Real’ Indians & Blood Quantum
Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
The Road to Visibility: Billy Frank Jr.
Thing About Skins
9 Ways Native Men Can Heal From Historical Trauma
Historical trauma has taken its toll on Native people, and...
Navajo Nation Sends Back Oily-Smelling Water Tanks
Navajo President Russell Begaye has ordered police to...
Navajo Crops Drying Out as San Juan River Remains Closed After Toxic Spill
Cecelia Wallace stood in her garden in the Navajo community...
The Triathlon for Native Women: Fun Over Competition
The KweStrong Indigenous Women’s Wellness Triathlon in...
National Park Service Does Face-Plant With New Rule on Gathering Plants
The National Park Service may have thought it was doing...
Sweetgrass as Mosquito Repellent: Research Catches Up to Native Knowledge
Using sweetgrass to keep the mosquitos away is nothing new...
Health & Wellness
Well For Culture: Christine Means Finds Strength With Yoga
“I teach yoga to elders in the Pueblo communities,” she told me when we first met last summer. The thought alone put a smile on my face. That is a truly awesome occupation...
UNITY Partners with Healthy Active Natives for Runners Dinner
About 100 Native runners participating in the annual PF Chang’s races showed up at UNITY’s headquarters for its annual Spaghetti Dinner for Native runners...
Can Youth Be Paid to Hit the Gym? Will They Keep Those Healthy Habits?
Zach Maxwell/Choctaw Nation
The Choctaw Nation is participating in a bold new diabetes prevention study called MOVE, launched by the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences C...
Groundbreaking Conference to Discuss Legalizing Marijuana in Indian Country
The legalization of marijuana is a growing trend in discussions from Washington, D.C. to state government offices and most recently on tribal reservations...
Grow Their Own! California Tribe Will Grow Medical Marijuana on Tribal Land
The Pinoleville Pomo Nation in northern California's Mendocino County is set to be the first tribe to grow and manufacture medical marijuana on tribal land...
First Nation Girl Who Refused Chemo for Leukemia Laid to Rest; Debate Rages on Care
The death of an 11-year-old First Nation girl of leukemia who relapsed a few months after foregoing chemotherapy has sparked a coroner’s investigation along with grief...
Well For Culture: Wellness as a Political Statement
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it’s self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” - Audre Lorde, Caribbean-American writer, feminist & civil rights a...
Death by Drink: Indian Country’s Curse
The Center for Disease Control released a study on January 6 about U.S. deaths from alcohol poisoning based on two years of death certificate data, 2010 to 2012...
Immunity Boosters: 6 Natural Ways to Help Prevent the Flu, and the Science Behind Them
The flu season is especially severe headed into 2015, and it won’t peak yet for another month or so...
Red Lake Tribal Council to do Hemp Feasibility Study
Although the subject was not on the printed agenda for the Red Lake Tribal Council at the monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, recent acts by the federal government regard...
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