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The federal Food and Drug Administration failed to meet its...
The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community in LaConnor, Wash.,...
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When funders with open minds meet with “moccasins on the...
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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
It was a beautiful May day for a community run and...
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Browsing large magazine sections in stores can be fun,...
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Health & Wellness

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ICTMN Staff
6/8/16
In an effort to promote health and wellness, Oklahoma City Indian Clinic (OKCIC), a nonprofit that provides services to American Indians in central Oklahoma, held its 16th annual W...
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Tanya H. Lee
6/6/16
Hepatitis C is raging through American Indian and Alaska Native communities, and the Indian Health Service does not have nearly enough funding to fight the disease, according to a ...
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Tanya H. Lee
6/2/16
For Marcos A. Moreno, Yaqui, and Victor A...
ICTMN Staff
6/1/16
Following in the footsteps of the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
6/1/16
Add Rapid City’s Sioux San Hospital to the list of Indian Health Service (IHS) hospitals threatened by the federal government with imminent closure and or critical loss of funding...
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ICTMN Staff
5/31/16
The Arizona Department of Health Services, Maricopa County Department of Public Health and Pinal County Public Health Services District have confirmed 11 cases of measles stemming ...
Mary Annette Pember
5/31/16
“At least 60 percent of the population on the Rosebud reservation uses meth,” says Calvin “Hawkeye” Waln Jr., captain of the Rosebud Police Department...
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Tanya H. Lee
5/26/16
More than 4 out of 5 American Indian and Alaska Native women—and men—have experienced violence—specifically sexual violence, physical violence by intimate partners, stalking, and p...
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Lee Allen
5/24/16
At the Native Health facilities in downtown Phoenix, Arizona, you can get literacy with lunch in a program called Read It and Eat —a combination of early literacy and cooking class...
Terri Hansen
5/23/16
As Native peoples we know that climate change is here, and that it is mainly (fossil) fueled. But what of its effects on indigenous health?...

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