Choctaw Nation Diabetes Prevention MOVE
Zach Maxwell/Choctaw Nation
The Choctaw Nation is participating in a bold new diabetes prevention study called MOVE, launched by the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences C...
Groundbreaking Official Loma Linda University Health San Manuel
Loma Linda University Health
A landmark $10 million gift from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians was announced recently during groundbreaking ceremonies for Loma Linda University Health – San Bernardino, t...
Liz DeRouen Indian Health Obamacare
Steve Russell
The Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, has been fully repealed six times and crippled 54 times in legislation passed by the Republican controlled House of Representatives...
Toas Pueblo InterTribal Buffalo Council School Lunches
Tanya H. Lee
New guidelines for the National School Lunch Program are aimed at providing the nation’s children with healthy, age-appropriate meals in an effort to reduce childhood obesity and i...
Ear Infection
Tanya H. Lee
Sharon Navarrette (Cherokee/Creek/European) remembers having a lot of ear infections when she was a little girl...
Native Warriors Basketball Program
Richard Walker
The Urban Native Education Alliance is using a $31,300 grant from the Notah Begay III Foundation to promote healthy lifestyles and physical activity among urban Native youth...
Mike Williams
Richard Walker
Mike Williams Sr., an Alaska Native political leader and veteran of 15 Iditarods, has mushed to promote sobriety...
Almond Health and Nutrition
Dale Carson
California’s Central Valley produces most of the world’s almonds, as much as 80 percent...
Battling Diabetes
Catherine Keene
Editor’s note: This is the second of two articles by the author—a healthcare specialist and former facility director at the Indian Health Service...
CDC Car Seat
“You can stay safe on the road by wearing seat belts whenever you’re in the car,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden says in the video...