Ruth Hopkins

When a loved one becomes ill, we often feel helpless. Seven years ago, my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. The malignancy was relatively far along when discovered, so there was no time to adjust to the news. She underwent a mastectomy within days, and began cancer treatment soon after....

10/28/14
Cherokee Nation
10/24/14
Cherokee Nation citizen Kim Chuculate will accept a national award from the director of Indian Health Service at a ceremony in Maryland in November...
Tanya H. Lee
10/24/14
A daughter and granddaughter of Vietnam, World War II and World War I veterans, Stephanie Birdwell, Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, brings understanding and passion to her job as the ...
ICTMN Staff
9/23/14
From a scholarship program to an Extern Program and residencies, the Indian Health Service has a number of student opportunities in Indian health...
Kim Baca
9/3/14
He enlisted in the Marines like his three uncles did after graduating from high school in hopes of taking advantage of the military’s educational benefits...
Cherokee Nation Release
8/11/14
The Cherokee Nation entered into an agreement with the town of Welch on Thursday to help pilot a study to provide healthier drinking water for residents. Welch is in Craig County...
Cherokee Nation Release
8/6/14
The Cherokee Nation is helping breathe new life into the small town of Ochelata in Washington County, Oklahoma where Main Street is now repaved, city water is clearer, and a $9 mil...
Rob Capriccioso
7/29/14
Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana) wants to know why the leadership of the Indian Health Service (IHS) has failed to hire permanent directors in one-third of its regional offices...
Senator Mark Begich

Most Americans know of the broken treaties that scar the history of the United States’ treatment of its First Peoples. Many do not know of more recent broken promises....

7/29/14
ICTMN Staff
7/25/14
The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) has reached an agreement with the U.S...

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