Rick Kearns
7/18/13
The racist discrimination against indigenous Mexican farmworkers in the United States is literally making them sick, and their plight is clearly misunderstood by immigration policy...
Bill John Baker
4/16/13

Every Cherokee Nation citizen deserves a long and healthy life. I believe that means access to quality health care, and as Principal Chief, I made a commitment to our people to address this critical issue....

Mary Annette Pember
4/16/13
A little over a year ago, I noticed an overweight woman about my age riding through the grocery store on a motorized shopping cart...
Hayley B. Elkins
4/1/13

Early in my marriage, my husband was a vegetarian who didn’t eat eggs. It’s not that he had any moral quandaries against them, he just didn’t like them....

Bill Graves
11/29/12
This story originally ran in The Oregonian and is being reprinted here with their kind permission. It was produced with the assistance of the Dennis A...
Bill Graves
11/29/12
In a North Portland health clinic on a dreary Saturday, Michael Teeple does his part in the war against the diabetes epidemic rocking Indian country...
Cathy Abramson and Isabel Burger
11/28/12

Making a Difference in Tribal Communities Across the Country, by Cathy Abramson...

ICTMN Staff
10/26/12
Angela Rios (Colville Confederated Tribes, Washington), swimming from Alcatraz to San Francisco on October 8 (Colin Gift) After six days of training, on October 8, a dozen Native A...
ICTMN Staff
8/8/12
According to a new study , people who live near the coast generally have better health than those who live inland...
ICTMN Staff
4/19/12
In an effort to lure some of Canada’s medical tourists, and their dollars, a First Nations band plans to build a private, for-profit hospital for paying clients on its land, though...

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