istock-violence-against-women-broken-glass
Tanya H. Lee
5/26/16
More than 4 out of 5 American Indian and Alaska Native women—and men—have experienced violence—specifically sexual violence, physical violence by intimate partners, stalking, and p...
read-it-and-eat-boy-sandwich
Lee Allen
5/24/16
At the Native Health facilities in downtown Phoenix, Arizona, you can get literacy with lunch in a program called Read It and Eat —a combination of early literacy and cooking class...
bison-salad-bison-council
Dale Carson
5/18/16
“B” is for bison or buffalo—the newly designated national mammal...
istock-busy-nurse-station-modern-hospital
Tanya H. Lee
5/6/16
In 1985, a government report for the first time documented disparities in health and mortality between black and other minority groups in the U.S. and whites...
David Rooks
5/2/16
A lawsuit filed on behalf of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe last Thursday asks “the federal court to step in and exercise some control over the dysfunctional IHS (Indian Health Service) e...
graphene-gold-diabetes-patch
Steve Russell
4/14/16
Diabetes mellitus is a terrible disease that can cause disability and death if not carefully managed...
nasturtium-edible-flower-almanac
Dale Carson
3/25/16
When I was a little girl, my mother made a spice cake with lots of raisins and nuts in it and a white frosting...
plant-dyed-easter-eggs
Linda Black Elk
3/23/16
I didn’t grow up with Easter as a religious holiday, but sometimes my mom would get the urge to dye eggs with the three of us kids...
sandwich-house-reservation-american-indian-childrens-fund
Keith R. Burich
3/17/16
The recent story on the Indian Country Today Media Network website about the young Navajo woman who died from the Hantavirus brought to mind the findings of the Meriam Report of 19...

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