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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Health Experts Call Soda the New Tobacco
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...
Unborn Babies Exposed to Technology's Magnetic Fields Face Increased Risk of Childhood Obesity
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...
Ken Salazar Celebrates 'Let’s Move! in Indian Country' With Isleta Pueblo Youth
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...
Stand Up for Your Health: Three Simple Tips to Add Two Years to Your Lifespan
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...
Paula Deen Lost 30 Pounds in Six Months, Y'all
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...
Obesity Levels Could Exceed the Planet’s Limits
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
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
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?
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
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...
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