ICTMN Staff
10/1/12
In honor of its efforts to improve the lives and health and wellness of American Indian youth across the country through sport, the Notah Begay III (NB3) Foundation has been recogn...
ICTMN Staff
8/27/12
Compared to teens at healthy weights, obese teens are much more like to develop gallstones—hard, pebble-like deposits that form inside the gallbladder ranging from the size of a sa...
Devon G. Peña, Ph.D.

One of the consequences of the conquest and settlement of North and South America by Europeans was the displacement and destruction of native biological and cultural diversity....

8/1/12
ICTMN Staff
8/1/12
Researchers at The University of Nottingham are testing thermal imaging—a heat-seeking, non-invasive technology—that can trace human bodies to distinguish between reserves of brown...
ICTMN Staff
7/31/12
At a public hearing on July 24 over New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s controversial proposal to ban big-gulp sodas and over-sized sugary drinks, public health experts compare...
ICTMN Staff
8/2/12
Prenatal exposure to high magnetic field levels—widely present in today's high tech world—could raise the risk of a unborn baby becoming overweight or obese in childhood, according...
Kelly Koepke
7/14/12
Students at Isleta Pueblo School shoot hoops with Salazar (Tami Heilemann, DOI Photographer) On Wednesday evening, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asked a crowd of Native chi...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/12
Sitting down for more than three hours a day can cut a person's life expectancy by two years—even if he or she is generally physically active, according to a study published June 1...
ICTMN Staff
6/29/12
The celebrity chef who has acknowledged, "I’m fully aware of my reputation as the ' Queen of Butter ,' y’all," has dropped from a size 18 dress to a size 10, reported Mother Nature...
ICTMN Staff
6/22/12
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...

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