iStock Heart Disease
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in...
iStock Youth Help Suicide Depression
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine...
Medical Marijuana iStock
California’s Pinoleville Pomo Nation is poised to become...
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (...
Call him Shotpouch. That’s not his name, but I don’t have...
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be...
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6

Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
10/10/11
On October 1, renowned American Indian chefs Lois Ellen Frank and Walter Whitewater (Navajo) joined four of Guam's premier chefs on the island in the Pacific Ocean to prepare a gal...
Lee Allen
10/10/11
Beansin Baskets (Photo courtesy of TOCA - Tohono O'odham Community Action) A traveling exhibition to raise awareness of type 2 diabetes prevention among American Indians is touring...
Duane Champagne
10/8/11
A concerned Northwestern tribal member sent me an e-mail some months ago...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/11
Fighting hunger is such a serious issue on the White Earth Indian Reservation in Minnesota that there is a neighborhood people often refer to as Hungry Hill, reported MPR News ...
Stephanie Woodard
10/7/11
“We’re so relieved,” said Mary Jane Wanna, 65, of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate council’s passage of a new childhood-sexual-abuse statute, which will allow tribal members to file cla...
ICTMN Staff
10/6/11
The National Native Children’s Trauma Center (NNCTC) at The University of Montana and its partners recently won a $3.2 million grant to apply cutting-edge research to the problems ...
Kelly Koepke
10/6/11
This summer, 25 New Mexico high school students gathered for four weeks of intensive study and discussion of issues important to them and their communities—issues like health care,...
Autumn Whitefield-Madrano
10/5/11
Binge eating and other forms of aberrant eating are prevalent yet rarely acknowledged in Native populations Food serves as nutrition...
Kelly Koepke
10/5/11
Christina Thomas has done more, seen more and met more people in her 27 years than most experience in a lifetime...
Carol Berry
10/2/11
It’s called Mni Wiconi, the water of life, and it is the name of a rural water system that transects the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota...

Pages