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Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
10/16/11
Youth in Indian country are often faced with tough decisions and sometimes the route they take is suicide...
Duane Champagne
10/14/11
During the 1960s many environmental activists and scholars became aware that a disproportionate amount of waste, poor water and bad air were found in minority and poor communities...
ICTMN Staff
10/13/11
The Absentee Shawnee Economic Development Authority , the Shawnee, Oklahoma-based business arm of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe , has purchased an outpatient substance abuse treatment...
ICTMN Staff
10/10/11
On October 1, renowned American Indian chefs Lois Ellen Frank and Walter Whitewater (Navajo) joined four of Guam's premier chefs on the island in the Pacific Ocean to prepare a gal...
Lee Allen
10/10/11
Beansin Baskets (Photo courtesy of TOCA - Tohono O'odham Community Action) A traveling exhibition to raise awareness of type 2 diabetes prevention among American Indians is touring...
Duane Champagne
10/8/11
A concerned Northwestern tribal member sent me an e-mail some months ago...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/11
Fighting hunger is such a serious issue on the White Earth Indian Reservation in Minnesota that there is a neighborhood people often refer to as Hungry Hill, reported MPR News ...
Stephanie Woodard
10/7/11
“We’re so relieved,” said Mary Jane Wanna, 65, of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate council’s passage of a new childhood-sexual-abuse statute, which will allow tribal members to file cla...
ICTMN Staff
10/6/11
The National Native Children’s Trauma Center (NNCTC) at The University of Montana and its partners recently won a $3.2 million grant to apply cutting-edge research to the problems ...
Kelly Koepke
10/6/11
This summer, 25 New Mexico high school students gathered for four weeks of intensive study and discussion of issues important to them and their communities—issues like health care,...

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