District 5 Councilman Ronald Perry prepares to cut the ribbon at the new Choctaw Wellness Center in Stigler. Chief Gary Batton, Assistant Chief Jack Austin Jr., the Choctaw Nation Tribal Council, and other officials and citizens of Haskell County particip
ICTMN Staff
11/4/16
Rain puddles from the night before and the threat of more to come did not dampen the enthusiasm of Stigler residents anxious to tour their new Choctaw Wellness Center Thursday morn...
Cheyenne River Youth Project
Lynn Armitage
7/13/16
According to the American Heart Association, the average life expectancy for Natives is five years less than the general population in the U.S., due in large part to obesity...
Mark Trahant
6/26/15
The Supreme Court once again affirmed the legality of the Affordable Care Act. This time the court's answer is unambiguous...
Mark Trahant
4/15/15
The best case for Medicaid expansion in Alaska is being delivered by Valerie Davidson...
CDC
10/5/14
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced 22 new grant awards in the amount of $11.3 million to reduce chronic diseases and promote health and wellness in Indian...
Lac du Flambeau Band
9/17/14
On Thursday, September 18, the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a new community based residential facility—Gookomis En...
Christina Rose
1/22/14
This Date in Native History: On January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court decided in Roe v. Wade that women across America had the constitutional right to legal abortions...
ICTMN Staff
11/7/13
In an effort to promote healthy living across Indian country, U.S...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/12
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community has agreed to match a $100,000 grant from the Association of American Indian Physicians (AAIP) to assist American Indian and Alaska Native ...
ICTMN Staff
1/17/12
Notah Begay III , the only American Indian golfer on the PGA Tour, will participate in the Clinton Foundation's wellness conference today...

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