Mark Trahant
6/26/15
The Supreme Court once again affirmed the legality of the Affordable Care Act. This time the court's answer is unambiguous...
Mark Trahant
4/15/15
The best case for Medicaid expansion in Alaska is being delivered by Valerie Davidson...
Aliyah Chavez, Eriq Swiftwater, Autumn Harry & Danielle Finn
3/26/15

Growing up on Indian reservations we were afraid to see a dentist, afraid of having mouth pain. That wasn’t just because dentists are scary to little kids. The fear was that we would have pain and never be able to get help....

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?...

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