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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Offers 5 Tips for a Healthy Heart
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in...
Spate of Youth Suicides Shake Pine Ridge Reservation
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine...
Proceed With Caution: A Warning to Tribes Wanting to Grow Medical Marijuana
California’s Pinoleville Pomo Nation is poised to become...
For Indian Health, Burwell-Roubideaux Relationship Takes Center Stage
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (...
Don’t Let Another Shotpouch Walk on Without Passing Down Herbal Healing Wisdom
Call him Shotpouch. That’s not his name, but I don’t have...
Obama Wants Tribal Contract Support Cost Payments to be Non-Discretionary
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be...
Health & Wellness
Kalo Is More Than a Native Hawaiian Plant—It's an Ancestor to Hawaiian Culture
Correction December 6, 2011: The story incorrectly stated the Taro Security and Purity Task Force was involved in the gmo taro issue...
Pre-Thanksgiving March Will Memorialize Iowa’s Lost Children
In the days before Thanksgiving, mourners and protesters will participate in the Ninth Annual Memorial March to Honor Our Lost Children...
Chlamydia Rates Reach Nationwide High
Chlamydia cases reached an all-time nationwide high in 2010 with 1.3 million cases of the sexually transmitted disease reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (C...
Kick the Habit With the American Cancer Society
Charlotte Hofer, American Cancer Society
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...
Indians Plan to Protect Health Law at Supreme Court
WASHINGTON – It was a risky strategy when Indian health advocates decided to get the Indian Health Care Improvement Act attached to the greater national healthcare reform law...
Diabetes Rates Expected to Escalate to 1 in 10 by 2030
The latest report issued Monday by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) projects one in 10 adults could have diabetes by 2030 due to factors like aging and demographic chang...
Health Forum Takeaway: Self-Government Is Key to Improving Health
With substance abuse topping the list of aboriginal health concerns, and culturally integrated treatment indicated, a recent health forum convened by the Assembly of First Nations ...
Downing Sugary Drinks Raises the Risk of Heart Disease—Even in Skinny Women
Women who drink sugary beverages on a daily basis may be raising their risk of heart disease—regardless of whether the scale reflects their poor diet choice, reported MSNBC ...
DKMAI Author Speaks Out Against Obesity & Muffintops!
Here's Gyasi Ross, author of Don't Know Much About Indians , taking a stand against obesity. Check out his site, DKMAI.com .
Miami Jury Awards $100M Verdict Against Roman Catholic Priest in Sex Abuse Scandal
A Miami jury awarded a $100 million verdict on Thursday against a retired Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing dozens of boys, reported The Washington Post ...
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