Health Archive

American Indian & Alaska Native Death Rates Nearly 50% Greater than of Non-Hispanic Whites

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Breastfeeding is Food Sovereignty for Native Communities

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American Dental Association President: Tooth Decay in Indian Country at Epidemic Proportions

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“Cooking Healthy in Indian Country” Encourages Healthy Eating Habits

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April is National Autism Awareness Month

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USDA Continues Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations

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Best known as “Thomas-Builds-The-Fire,” Dr. Evan Adams Awarded Indspire Award in Health

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Community, Family, and Culture: Protective Factors in the Promotion of Native Men’s Health

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Obama Administration Reaching out to Indian Country before Affordable Care Act March 31 Deadline

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