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Tanya H. Lee
Swinomish tribal members and their neighbors can look forward to better oral health in the near future...
iStock Diet Soda Ice
Regular soda is loaded with calories, so maybe you switched to diet soda and thought you were doing yourself a favor, but that just isn’t the case...
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When you get hungry what do you want? I look for flavor—something delicious, something I can count on. I want snack food!...
Brown Dog Tick
Tanya H. Lee
Preventing Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, an often-fatal tick-borne disease, on Arizona’s American Indian reservations would be less costly than treating the disease and dealing wit...
Let's Stop HIV Together
Pamela Jumper Thurman
I am a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma living within the 14-county jurisdiction of the tribe in Grove, Oklahoma, and I am one of the authors of the Community Readiness M...
Feeding Ourselves Grandma Salmon
Tanya H. Lee
Tribal sovereignty means food sovereignty, according to a report , Feeding Ourselves: Food Access, Health Disparities, and the Pathways to Healthy Native American Communities, rece...
University of New Mexico 2015 Graduates
Tanya H. Lee
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center recently graduated a record 39 American Indians in the health professions...
Cheyenne River Youth Project Garden Kid
When the Cheyenne River Youth Project started its organic garden in 1999, staff at the 26-year-old nonprofit would never have guessed where the little garden would take them...
Tessa Sayers Nike N7 Healing
Tessa Mychael Sayers
The Beginning My life started to unravel in 2008. I was tired, bloated, reactive to food, irritable, anxious, and at times depressed. From the outside, I had it all...
Strawberry Festival Elder Berries
Christina Rose
It was a small, but sweet gathering for Strawberry Thanksgiving at the Tomaquag Museum in Exeter, Rhode Island...