Renée Roman Nose
10/31/14

The facts are there. We know them. We live them, every day. We see them in our children’s lives, especially now. According to Aspen Institute, 75 percent of all Native youth deaths between 12 and 20 are directly attributable to violence....

ICTMN Staff
10/24/14
Concerned about the lack of “underrepresented minorities” in the biomedical research field, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $19 million to a team from the Cente...
Sen. Jon Tester
9/20/14

Diabetes is a terrible disease, and one that has afflicted American Indian and Alaska Native communities since the disruption of their traditional cultures centuries ago....

Ann Dapice
4/29/14

More than a decade ago the clinicians at our American Indian non-profit organization wrote a series of articles related to addiction, Type 2 Diabetes and intergenerational stress with the beginning titles “Killing Us Slowly.” These articles still exist on a number of websites as well as our T.K....

ICTMN Staff
12/8/13
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is the state’s only academic health and research university...
Christina Rose
9/25/13
As a vegetarian, I have endured a lot of ribbing over the years. At a powwow a few years ago, one man announced, “Vegetarian chili?...
Michael Meuers
12/16/12
When the new Red Lake Casino was built on Highway 89, Red Lake Chairman Floyd Jourdain Jr., said in the State of the Band address that the tribe would “return the Humanities Center...
Dr. Margaret Moss
11/8/11

Where is the outcry, outrage and outpouring for various tribes: with the highest levels of diabetes in the world; where a baby...