Walter Lamar
9/16/12

This fall, most of us will suffer from nothing worse than hay fever. However, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has issued several warnings recently about rising numbers of more serious illnesses. The bad news is that these serious ailments can cause death....

Allie Hostler
9/11/12
Jane judged drug addicts harshly until she became one in her late 20s...
Mark Trahant
10/2/12
There is one public health “system” in the United States. Its cost per patient is lower than the rest of the country...
Mark Trahant
9/5/12
An omission: Yesterday I reported that Rep. Tom Cole was much less visible at the Republican Convention in Tampa than he was in St. Paul four years ago...
Allie Hostler and Jacob Simas
9/4/12
He snorted his first line of dope when he was 15. He remembers the day...
Kathleen Sebelius
8/29/12

Last week, I toured the new Indian Health Service (IHS) Cheyenne River Health Center. The center, which opened last year, includes a new dental clinic, CT scanner and a Spiritual Room where patients and family can practice their traditions....

ICTMN Staff
8/28/12
Traveling by plane, boat, taxi or all the above for basic health care needs is not uncommon for people who reside on the remote islands and extreme edges of Alaska, reported The Br...
Harold Monteau
8/27/12

Let’s dispel a myth circulating in Indian country: Indians and Indian tribes are not prevented from taking advantage of the benefits of the Patient Protection and Aff...

Lloyd Miller
8/5/12

On June 18 the Supreme Court issued a rare decision favoring Indian Tribes in a one billion dollar case pitting the Tribes against the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the U.S. Indian Health Service....

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