Vincent Schilling
3/18/13
Getting to shake the president’s hand was a highlight for some Native youth who were recently honored by the Center for Native American Youth, founded by former U.S. Sen...
ICTMN Staff
3/5/13
Just four months into his fourth term, Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, died Tuesday from complications related to cancer. He was 58 years old...
ICTMN Staff
12/19/12
After announcing to a tear-filled room in January that he wouldn’t seek reelection because he was fighting stage-4 lung cancer, New Mexico House Speaker Ben Luján’s battle with the...
ICTMN Staff
11/16/12
Saskatchewan elder Jim Sinclair lost his battle with cancer on Friday, November 9. He was 79. Sinclair was born in 1933 in Punnichy, Saskatchewan ...
Irina Zhorov
11/5/12
On the Wind River Indian Reservation in central Wyoming, an ongoing community health study may finally have the data to back up community members' claims about high cancer rates, a...
Devon G. Peña, Ph.D.
8/1/12

One of the consequences of the conquest and settlement of North and South America by Europeans was the displacement and destruction of native biological and cultural diversity....

James D. Adams
5/28/12

Our society is afflicted with diabetes, heart disease, arthritis and cancer, diseases that were less common a century ago....

ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
The Métis of British Columbia and beyond are mourning the passing of Marge Goulet, a “special friend and medicine woman” who advocated for elderly health...
ICTMN Staff
4/19/12
Levon Helm of The Band has walked on, succumbing to cancer on the afternoon of April 19, his family announced. “Levon Helm passed peacefully this afternoon,” his website reads...
ICTMN Staff
4/15/12
Brash Conservative Algonquin Senator Patrick Brazeau, as we now well know, was soundly beaten in a recent charity boxing match...

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