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Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
4/26/14
A Cherokee Nation program that brings dental services into area schools is helping lower the cavity rate among Cherokee children...
Lee Allen
4/25/14
Medjool dates, the amber-brown fruit of the date palm that originated in Morocco, have been around some 6,000 years—one of the oldest-known cultivated tree crops that helped sustai...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/14
In Toronto, a "mecca for health and social services," according to Dr. Chandrakant Shah, the average person lives to age 75...
Kelly Koepke
4/24/14
In an effort to raise the $60,000 needed to send a group of 13 youth hoop dancers from the Pueblo of Pojoaque to France this summer, three chefs will prepare a buffalo feast on May...
Suzette Brewer
4/24/14
Eagle Butte, South Dakota—The Cheyenne River Youth Project today announced the launch of the Wowapi Book Club for its teen members, which will be held every Wednesday and Thursday ...
ICTMN Staff
4/23/14
Death records show that American Indian and Alaska Native death rates for both men and women combined were nearly 50 percent greater than rates among non-Hispanic whites during 199...
ICTMN Staff
4/23/14
Yesterday, the Navajo Nation Tribal Council voted not to increase taxes by 2 percent on junk food, but agreed to reduce taxes to zero on healthy foods bought in stores on tribal la...
ICTMN Staff
4/22/14
The Seneca Nation of Indians are spearheading a movement to reintroduce more indigenous flora to public landscapes on tribal lands in Upstate New York...
Lynn Armitage
4/22/14
A few years ago on Earth Day, my daughters and I did something we’ve never done before...
Darla Antoine
4/22/14
Happy Earth Day!...

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