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A Landslide Election: Great for Natives?
Before Shailene Woodley’s Arrest
Ruffalo, DiCaprio, Jesse Jackson in ND
Seminole-owned Hard Rock President & CEO
Bully No More
#NoDAPL in Historical Context
Al Gore Supports Standing Rock, NoDAPL
‘Promised Land’ Will Make You Mad
The Wizarding World of Donald Trump
Native Women Rowers: Bronze & Superfund
100 Years Documentary Highlights Cobell
Justice Dept Still Delaying DAPL Permits
Archambault Requests DOJ Investigation
14 Days Out: Election Day
Congress: Pay Attention to Natives
4 Reasons to Attend AISES Conference
Wells Fargo Preyed on Natives
George W: ‘Actively Ignored’ Indians
What Does an Indian Look Like?
Cops Kill Pregnant Native American Mom
Thing About Skins
Oregon Approves Coos Bay Tribes to Integrate Mid-Level Native Dental Therapists
A project that will train and employ Native Americans to perform basic oral health in their own Coos Bay-area communities has been approved by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA)...
Tribal Sovereignty and the Call for Better Oral Health
The idea of “tribal sovereignty” is not static...
Former Surgeon General Advocates New Way to Meet Dental Needs in Indian Country
Tanya H. Lee
Fifteen years ago Bill Clinton was president, our lives had not been changed forever by the destruction of the World Trade Center, and Dr...
Mercury in Fillings: Hidden Danger in Our Own Mouths
My fellow Rutland Vermont skier, Senator Jim Jeffords, passed on at age 80 in August, but his contributions live on...
Teaching Oral Health Habits to Kids Can Benefit Parents Too
MISSOULA, MONTANA—Parents will be familiar with the old adage, “do as I say, not as I do.” For me, it’s become something of a rallying cry as my partner and I try to get our toddle...
A Law Backing Tribal Sovereignty Is Answer to Expanding Oral Health
The challenge in health care can be boiled down to two ideas: Improve the quality and cut the costs. It’s a fact that the U.S...
Supporting Culturally Sensitive Oral Health in Indian Country
The expanse of land we now know as Massachusetts, Martha’s Vineyard and a small portion of Rhode Island was once home to a healthy, thriving community of thousands of American Indi...
Voices from the Field
This article was produced and provided by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. What is it like to be a dental therapist, or to work with one?...
A Lakota Sioux Dental Hygienist Goes Home
Maxine Brings Him Back-Janis
This article was produced and provided by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. To get to Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, you leave Rapid City, South Dakota, and drive south for 80 miles...
Diabetics Need to Pay Extra Close Attention to Their Teeth and Gums
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