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Health and Harmony in the Workplace
10-Year-Old Boy Held on $500,000 Bond
Denial of a Lakota/ Dakota Honor Song
Obama Reaches Out to Devastated Okla.
Topic for Discussion: The Redskins Name
Hualapai Claim Latest Skywalk Victory
Best Indian Food 2013: Smothered Muskrat
Lyle Eagle Tail Was a True Warrior
Cherokees Honor a Family of Veterans
Perique Tobacco: Choctaw Tradition
10 Non-Indian Tepees
Tornadoes Threaten Indian Country
HIV Cases Rise on Navajo Land
American Indian Woman of the Year Named
Hoops and Education Champ Richard Dionne
Milwaukee Group Supports Native Women
Two-Spirit Leader To Represent HIV Group
Shoni Schimmel Joins Team USA
Proud to Be Indigenous Week Kicks Off
“Arizona” Generating Station
Things About Skins
Obesity Levels Could Exceed the Planet’s Limits
June 22, 2012
Researchers at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine have found that the human population is 17 million tons overweight as a whole, according to a study published June...
Los Angeles Considers Eliminating Soda Vending Machines
June 21, 2012
Los Angeles already has a ban on sodas in school vending machines and cafeterias...
Michelle Obama Celebrates the Anniversary of 'Let's Move! in Indian Country' and Incites More Involvement
June 13, 2012
A year after First Lady Michelle Obama and American Indian and Alaska Native youth planted the three sisters in the White House garden, she has released a special message about the...
'Fatkini' Blogger: Promoting Self-Confidence or Obesity?
June 10, 2012
Last month, Gabi Gregg, a plus-size fashionista, proudly posted photos of herself in a self-described "fatkini" on her personal-style blog Gabifresh ...
USDA Study: Taxing or Increasing Cost of Sugary Beverages Can Lower Obesity Rates
June 07, 2012
A United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) study, “ Measuring Weight Outcomes for Obesity Intervention Strategies: The Case of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages ,” has found that inc...
Will Bloomberg's Ban on Big Gulp Sodas in NYC Lower Obesity Rates?
June 05, 2012
In an effort to curb obesity rates, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban to limit the serving size of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages sold at delis, fa...
Tribal Gaming Linked to Improvements in Indian Health
May 21, 2012
Indian casino gaming has substantially improved tribal members' income, and in turn their health status and access to health care, according to a new study by the Institute for Res...
Study: Teens Who Develop Diabetes Will Struggle to Control It
April 30, 2012
The largest federally funded study on treating diabetes in teens, released Sunday, reveals teens who develop the disease will struggle to manage their blood sugar levels and will p...
White House: Share Your Inspirational 'Let's Move! In Indian Country' Stories
April 17, 2012
During the month of May, the White House will celebrate the anniversary of the debut of First Lady Michelle Obama's “ Let’s Move in Indian Country ” (LMIC)...
Shift Workers Face Increased Risk of Diabetes and Obesity
April 13, 2012
Working shifts other than the typical 9 a.m. to 5 p.m...
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