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
6/24/12
Our Sunday wrap-up of some of the big stories we covered this week from Indian country...
ICTMN Staff
6/21/12
Los Angeles already has a ban on sodas in school vending machines and cafeterias...
ICTMN Staff
6/13/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
6/5/12
In an effort to curb obesity rates, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban to limit the serving size of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages sold at delis, fa...
Mary Annette Pember

As a Native American woman and recovering alcoholic I am grateful for Whiteclay, Nebraska for the simple reason that it keeps the disease of alcoholism and addiction right where it needs to be for our people: front and center....

6/5/12
James D. Adams

Our society is afflicted with diabetes, heart disease, arthritis and cancer, diseases that were less common a century ago....

5/28/12
Lorraine Jessepe
5/23/12
KICKAPOO RESERVATION—When it comes to making healthy food choices in Indian country, Dr. Dee Ann DeRoin doesn’t mince words: “Stop the pop. Skip the chips. Dump the donuts...
ICTMN Staff
5/21/12
Indian casino gaming has substantially improved tribal members' income, and in turn their health status and access to health care, according to a new study by the Institute for Res...

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