Turtle Island residents woke up this week to news that our...
In the northwestern region of Alaska, substance use...
In a press release on Thursday, U.S. Senator Mike Rounds, R...
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We already know that eating more fruits and vegetables is...
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Diabetes mellitus is a terrible disease that can cause...
The Northern Ontario First Nation of Attawapiskat declared...
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Health & Wellness

Deer Mice Hantavirus
Alysa Landry
2/1/16
A 17-year-old Navajo girl has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome , a serious respiratory disease likely caused by contact with infected rodent droppings...
David P. Ball, The Tyee
1/30/16
Reprinted with permission from The Tyee ...
Saffron Harvesting Iran Wikipedia
Dale Carson
1/30/16
How many times have you taken a bite of something and said, “oh, my god, what is that herb (or spice), this is fantastic!” You may know right off the bat or it may be a subtle thin...
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Cherokee Nation
1/29/16
The Cherokee Nation will begin dispersing its limited supply of heirloom seeds to tribal citizens interested in growing traditional Cherokee crops and plants starting February 1...
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RoseMary Diaz
1/28/16
Welcome to the fourth and final installment of “Turning Over a Few New Leaves,” a four-part series of recipes inspired by traditional, seasonal forageable foods from the four major...
Suzette Brewer
1/26/16
In a unanimous decision January 25, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling against the Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin in Menominee v...
iStock Corn Chowder
Dale Carson
1/24/16
Wouldn’t it be awful if we didn’t eat together? I don’t mean every time we eat, but often enough to engage in conversation, to laugh, enjoy the tastes, share, and even celebrate...
ICTMN Staff
1/23/16
Beyond-prohibitive food prices in Canada’s north are no joke, but these fake grocery ads have succeeded in bringing attention to a devastating nutritional problem with their deadpa...
Tooth Fairy Smile Drive
ICTMN Staff
1/23/16
Kristina Hyatt, Miss Native American USA 2015-16, is teaming up with America’s ToothFairy: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation to reach out to Native children across the cou...
Sarah Sunshine Manning
1/22/16
Cold season is upon us, and cruddy noses, puffy eyes and red noses dot our communities like hot swarms of radioactivity. Stay faaaar away from the puffy eyes and red noses...

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