ICTMN Staff
7/1/13
By examining the hair of mummies from the town of San Pedro de Atacama in Chile, researchers discovered the ancient inhabitants had a nicotine habit spanning hundred of years, repo...
Tanya Lee
9/12/12
Sanford Health is not griping about the health disparities that plague Native American communities; it's doing something about them...
ICTMN Staff
8/30/12
Smokers trying to kick the habit should consider taking a brisk walk or going biking the next time they get the urge to light up, according to a British study...
Charlotte Hofer, American Cancer Society
6/17/12
Strong. Protective. Heroic. He’s your dad and you want to do something for him this Father’s Day that will honor all the things he has done for you...
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...
ICTMN Staff
4/3/12
A new study has rated Sioux County, North Dakota, home of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation , the least healthy place in the United States for the second consecutive year, reported Bl...
ICTMN Staff
12/12/11
Lifestyle factors including tobacco-use, a poor diet, excessive alcohol consumption and obesity cause a third of all cancers, reported Medscape Today ...
ICTMN Staff
12/6/11
The University of Kansas Medical Center will examine the value of a culturally sensitive smoking cessation program tailored to Natives versus one that utilizes current best practic...
Charlotte Hofer, American Cancer Society
11/17/11
Thursday, November 17 marks the American Cancer Society’s 36th annual Great American Smokeout . It’s a day to encourage smokers nationwide to quit or to make a plan to quit...
Charlotte Hofer, American Cancer Society
6/16/11
According to the American Cancer Society , one in two men will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. More than 789,000 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in men in 2010...

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