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A fraud perpetrated by the sugar industry on the medical...
‘50 Faces of Indian Country 2016’ Magazine
Indian Country Today Media Network is proud to announce its...
Weaver, president and CEO of the Native American insurance management firm RWI Benefits, LLC, works to improve the health and wellness of native people through affordable health care.
Robert Weaver has seen the difference access to healthcare...
This week the Museum of Indian Art and Culture (MIAC) in...
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The fourth annual Nike N7 Sport Summit took off with a bang...
U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced on Tuesday that their bipartisan bill to improve the lives of Native youth by creating a commission on Native Children unanimously passed in the U.S. House of Representatives, bringin
U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lisa Murkowski (R-...
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Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
5/25/12
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has contributed $5 million to nine community organizations benefiting people in rural and poverty-stricken areas across the Pacific Northwes...
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...

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