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...
ICTMN Staff
8/17/13
Obesity is not only straining health and shortening lifespans, it’s cutting into some business’ bottom lines...
ICTMN Staff
8/15/13
This year Mexico surpassed America as the world’s fattest nation. According to the U.N...
ICTMN Staff
6/28/13
New research, published June 26 in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , proves there's truth behind the belief that food can be addictive...
ICTMN Staff
6/22/13
The Dakota Dunes Open presented by SaskTel, part of the PGA Tour Canada 's inaugural season, has added Native PGA Tour player and current NBC and Golf Channel Golf Analyst Notah Be...
ICTMN Staff
11/21/12
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3) and its partners recently published a report on childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes among Native children in New Mexico, made possible by the...

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