Turtle Island residents woke up this week to news that our...
In the northwestern region of Alaska, substance use...
In a press release on Thursday, U.S. Senator Mike Rounds, R...
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We already know that eating more fruits and vegetables is...
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Diabetes mellitus is a terrible disease that can cause...
The Northern Ontario First Nation of Attawapiskat declared...
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Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
10/18/11
The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe’s Michigan Industrial Indian Boarding School Committee is seeking information on members who attended the Indian boarding school in Mt...
ICTMN Staff
10/18/11
Teen pregnancy rates among American Indians in South Dakota exceed the rest of the state's population by four times, reported the Rapid City Journal ...
ICTMN Staff
10/17/11
While the overall number of Americans who report they have coronary heart disease, which includes heart attack and angina (chest pain), continues to decline, American Indians/Alask...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
10/17/11
First Nations in British Columbia have taken the next step toward health-care autonomy with the signing of a groundbreaking agreement to oversee their own health care services, rat...
Lee Allen
10/17/11
With morning temperatures already approaching the level of uncomfortable triple-digit-fidget and birds of prey circling overhead riding thermal currents that rise up from the dista...
ICTMN Staff
10/16/11
Youth in Indian country are often faced with tough decisions and sometimes the route they take is suicide...
Duane Champagne
10/14/11
During the 1960s many environmental activists and scholars became aware that a disproportionate amount of waste, poor water and bad air were found in minority and poor communities...
ICTMN Staff
10/13/11
The Absentee Shawnee Economic Development Authority , the Shawnee, Oklahoma-based business arm of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe , has purchased an outpatient substance abuse treatment...
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...

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