ICTMN Staff
4/23/14
Yesterday, the Navajo Nation Tribal Council voted not to increase taxes by 2 percent on junk food, but agreed to reduce taxes to zero on healthy foods bought in stores on tribal la...
Tanya H. Lee
3/10/14
New research shows that opening a new or expanding an existing tribal casino is associated with a reduction in childhood obesity...
ICTMN Staff
3/1/14
A group of young kids talk healthy eating and being active with Michelle Obama and Will Ferrell, while knocking the comedian's diet of six straight days of healthy eating and candy...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/14
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3F) has named ten grantees for Capacity Building Grants through its new national initiative, Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures , which ...
ICTMN Staff
2/17/14
Fast food marketing strategies are generally geared at one thing only: bolstering their bottom line...
ICTMN Staff
2/13/14
After the Navajo Nation Council voted 12-7 on January 30 to approve a 2-percent increase in sales tax for processed foods high in fat, sugar and salt, as well as sweetened drinks s...
Teresa Abrahamson-Richards

We see evidence of sugar’s devastating health effects every day. Take a close look. Over there it’s rotting a child’s teeth, over there it’s taking a diabetic’s foot, and, hey, over there it’s costing the clinic thousands of dollars to treat preventable conditions. What can we do about it?...

11/17/13
ICTMN Staff
10/25/13
Proposals to receive program grants through the Notah Begay III Foundation's (NB3F) new national initiative, Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures , are due Monday, October ...
ICTMN Staff
8/28/13
The stories ranged from a cautionary tale of a grocery store on the Rosebud reservation stocked with white breads and potato chips to the inspirational example of a family-owned st...
Dale Carson
8/27/13
Five-year-olds who consume four or more sodas daily are more than twice as likely to attack others, fight with them or destroy their property, according to findings from a study by...

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