ICTMN Staff
1/23/15
The death of an 11-year-old First Nation girl of leukemia who relapsed a few months after foregoing chemotherapy has sparked a coroner’s investigation along with grief...
ICTMN Staff
9/17/14
European settlers have long been seen as bringing scourge after scourge of disease to Turtle Island...
ICTMN Staff
3/9/14
“24 hours!” It has become an anti-couch-potato battle cry that started in a single living room and has swept through British Columbia, and then crept south of the 49th Parallel int...
Martha Troian
1/9/14
It was the pain that Cherri Low Horn remembered first. Then the rest of it flooded in: being given a bath at age 5 by a woman who was caring for her...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/13
While aboriginal children died of tuberculosis in the 1930s and 1940s, Canadian health officials tried out experimental vaccines on infants rather than ameliorate the conditions of...
ICTMN Staff
7/15/13
The severe social and economic adversity faced by Aboriginal peoples may affect their biological health...
ICTMN Staff
6/3/13
In the film Gifts from the Elders , five Anishinaabe youth take a summer to embark on a journey via the stories of their Elders...
ICTMN Staff
4/24/12
More indigenous health programs have come under the budget axe, and Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has come under fire...
ICTMN Staff
12/1/11
Across the globe, health groups are striving to bring awareness of the scourges of HIV and AIDS in this 30th year of the first documented case...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
10/17/11
First Nations in British Columbia have taken the next step toward health-care autonomy with the signing of a groundbreaking agreement to oversee their own health care services, rat...

Pages