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World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
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$300K Grant for Hawaiian Language
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Be Part of Notah Begay's Team USA!
Notah Begay III started the NB3 Foundation Challenge to reduce childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes in native communities, and this year, as the foundation gears up for their 7th ...
Sen. Carlyle Begay Is Turning Tide Against Chronic Diseases in Indian Country at the Policy Level
Carlyle Begay, the youngest state senator in Arizona, represents a district that includes eight tribes and Arizona’s Navajo Nation...
Fat Chance: Small Changes Can Make Big Differences in Obesity Crisis
Small social changes in diet and activity could have a big influence on halting weight gain among Native Americans, but it often takes transformational personal changes to drive pe...
Get Skinny! Mille Lacs Band Loses 1,500 Pounds After Challenge From Chief Executive
The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe celebrated the success of its first ever Mille Lacs Band Weight Loss Challenge with a banquet on Friday, June 6...
Survey Finds Elders' Biggest Worry Is Health, Biggest Joy Is Grandkids
Tanya H. Lee
AARP Oklahoma Joins Effort to Improve Health of American Indians A survey asking 40-year-old-plus American Indians and Alaska Natives in Oklahoma what's on their minds found that t...
The Macaroni Wars: How to Keep Our Kids From Getting Fat
When I was in grade school, I had the most amazing brown-bag lunches. A sandwich, chips, fruit, sure...
Notah Begay III Recovering After Heart Attack, Thanks Doctors and Supporters
Notah Begay III is recovering from a heart attack he suffered on Thursday, April 24, in Dallas, Texas...
Navajo Council Fails to Implement Junk Food Tax, Eliminates Tax on Healthy Foods
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...
Fatter Wallets = Skinnier Kids: Casinos Associated With Lower Obesity Rates
Tanya H. Lee
New research shows that opening a new or expanding an existing tribal casino is associated with a reduction in childhood obesity...
Michelle Obama, Will Ferrell Host Hilarious 'Let's Move!' Focus Group With Kids
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...
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