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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
1/22/11
As part of the Drive the Warmth promotion at Cherokee Casinos Fort Gibson and Tahlequah , casino staff donated more than 200 coats to local families in need through Cherokee Elder ...
ICTMN Staff
1/21/11
Type II diabetes reached “epidemic proportions in Cree communities,” around the turn of the millennium, Kathleen Wootton, deputy chief of the Cree Nation of Mistissini in Quebec fr...
ICTMN Staff
1/20/11
Lois Ellen Frank (Photo courtesy of Red Mesa Cuisine, LLC) "American cuisine is a combination of immigrant cuisines in conjunction with Native American cooking," said Lois Ellen Fr...
ICTMN Staff
1/20/11
The New York Daily News reports that the Parks Department is searching for cooks who can create a brand new food cart in the Bowling Green area of downtown Manhattan...
ICTMN Staff
1/19/11
Drinking four cups of caffeinated coffee daily reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to recent studies by University of California, Los Angeles researchers, pub...
ICTMN Staff
1/19/11
Many Alaska Native whalers risked navigating Alaska's icy waters without lifejackets, opting to wear white clothes rather than sticking out against the arctic landscape in bright-c...
ICTMN Staff
1/19/11
Nunavut’s tuberculosis rate is 62 times the national average, according to CBC News , with more than 100 active cases diagnosed in 2010, up from 58 in 2008...
ICTMN Staff
1/18/11
An upcoming two-day New Mexico Organic Farming Conference will draw members of the state's $67 million organic farming industry. Taking place in Albuquerque, N.M., on Feb...
Rob Capriccioso
1/18/11
Cathy Abramson, chair of the National Indian Health Board (Photo courtesy of Cathy Abramson) WASHINGTON – Cathy Abramson was elected chair of the National Indian Health Board on Ja...
ICTMN Staff
1/17/11
High birth weights in First Nations babies may indicate an increased risk of postneonatal death, according to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal , report...

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