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Murder By Poverty: Honor Student Dies From Dilapidated Housing
A 17-year-old Navajo girl has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome , a serious respiratory disease likely caused by contact with infected rodent droppings...
Killer Vapor: Your Vaping Teen Could Be Sucking Up Formaldehyde and Antifreeze
I’m not a smoker, never have been. Unless you count all the candy cigarettes I inhaled as a teenager...
Keep Indian Country Healthy: Take the CDC’s Protect the Circle of Life Flu Quiz
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have launched a new website focused on promoting the Flu Knowledge Quiz and Vaccine Finder Widget for American Indians and Alas...
Death by Drink: Indian Country’s Curse
The Center for Disease Control released a study on January 6 about U.S. deaths from alcohol poisoning based on two years of death certificate data, 2010 to 2012...
We Have to Know It to Heal It: Defining and Dealing With Historical Trauma
Mary Annette Pember
“And I rose in a rainy autumn and walked abroad in shower of all my days.” I think of this bit of verse from Poem in October by Dylan Thomas as I walk over the grounds where my mot...
A Killer in Indian Country: CDC Talks Seat Belt Safety
“You can stay safe on the road by wearing seat belts whenever you’re in the car,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden says in the video...
CDC Awards Over $11M to Fight Chronic Diseases in Indian Country
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced 22 new grant awards in the amount of $11.3 million to reduce chronic diseases and promote health and wellness in Indian...
Michell Hicks Discusses Public Health Issues With CDC
Michell Hicks, principal chief of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, seized an opportunity to speak openly about public health issues affecting Native communities at the Tribal ...
Diabetes Watch: It Is Possible to Break the Sugar-Salt Addiction
Mary Annette Pember
A little over a year ago, I noticed an overweight woman about my age riding through the grocery store on a motorized shopping cart...
American Indian Youth in Crisis: Tribes Grapple With a Suicide Emergency
It feels like wartime,” says Diane Garreau, a child-welfare official on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation, in South Dakota, speaking of the youth-suicide epidemic sweeping India...
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