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...
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

The federal government is awarding nearly $21 million to 136 tribes and tribal organizations—serving 274 tribes in all—to address domestic violence. The U.S...
Justin Phillips BJ Whitekiller LeGrub
Suzette Brewer
Justin Phillips knows a famished customer when he sees one. And he’s not about to deny a man his lunch...
The Omaha/Winnebago Indian Health Services Hospital on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska
The Omaha and Winnebago Tribes were recently honored for their efforts to correct injustices and deficiencies of the Indian Health Services (IHS)...
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic
Childhood obesity has more than doubled in the past 30 years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Meagen Baldy Deer Ham Butchering
In this installment of Cooking Healthy in Indian Country, Meagen Baldy shows viewers how to cut deer meat off the bone, a good skill to know during hunting season...
Inuit Greenland Hunger AP
For years the American Heart Association has suggested eating fatty fish at least twice a week because it is high in omega-3 fatty acids, which the body needs but does not produce...
Terri Hansen
It has been 20 years since Oregon revised its fish consumption rate (FCR) from 6.5 to 17.5 grams per day (gpd) in 1994, and then to 175 grams per day in 2011 to reflect what Native...
Anne Minard
The Navajo Nation is facing a health emergency after a series of four suicides near the small community of Montezuma Creek, Utah...
Zigmund Hollow Horn National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Zigmund Hollow Horn sat inside the deanery of a small Episcopal church just off Eagle Butte, South Dakota’s main street. A thick fog had settled over town...