ICTMN Staff
9/5/11
With skyrocketing rates of diabetes and obesity throughout the aboriginal population, a new website and the Aboriginal Peoples’ Television Network (APTN) have teamed up to create a...
ICTMN Staff
8/12/11
The First Lady's initiative " Let’s Move in Indian Country " granted ten American Indian tribes funds totaling $193,437 to fight childhood obesity...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/11
Every summer, volunteers glean fresh produce to distribute to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma clients...
ICTMN Staff
5/25/11
In an effort to improve the health and well being of American Indian and Alaska Native youth and decrease obesity, First Lady Michelle Obama created Let's Move!...
ICTMN Staff
5/14/11
Mora used to be afraid of testing her blood sugar, but now tests three times a day...
ICTMN Staff
5/13/11
Groundbreaking for the more than $6 million Diabetes Center for Excellence on the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation is June 18, reported WCAX News and the Watertown Daily Times ...
Rob Capriccioso
6/6/11
Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Larry Echo Hawk joined the First Lady in planting of the three sisters in the White House Garden. (Photo courtesy of U.S...
ICTMN Staff
4/27/11
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford will visit Washington D.C. to encourage American Indian youth to eat healthy and engage in physical activity daily, reported UPI.com ...
ICTMN Staff
3/28/11
Eating omega-3 fatty acids may reduce the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease that are associated with obesity, according to a new study of Yup’ik Eskimos i...
ICTMN Staff
12/1/10
Arizona’s Pima Indians exceed the type 2 diabetes rate (38 percent) of the genetically similar Pima Indians in Mexico (6.9 percent) by five times, according to a 2006 study by the ...

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