May 30, 2016

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US Surgeon General, tribal leaders work to combat addiction Written by MICHELLE CHARLES, Stillwater News Press 195
OKC Indian Clinic offers some helpful summer tips Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic 379
South Dakota Indian hospital threatened with funds cutoff Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 138
Hospital on Nebraska reservation gets new clinical director Written by Associated Press 140
Silent stalker haunts new mother Written by KC Cole, Chickasaw Nation Public Affairs 553
Feds hire contractor to run ERs at hospitals on reservations Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 264
Native Health Expert Ties History to Native Health Care Written by Emily VanGerpen, University of South Dakota 469
Indian Health Service looks to expand telehealth care Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press 327
2 reservation hospitals agree to quality-of-care changes Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 275
GAO: Health care access hard to measure for Native Americans Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 134
Suicide problem acute in NJ, nationwide Written by CHRISTOPHER MAAG, The Record 816
Nonprofit reaching out to educate on historical trauma effects on youth Written by MIKE ANDERSON, Rapid City Journal 398
North Dakota mother suing IHS over daughter’s death Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 687
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic recognized as Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite Written by MEDIA RELEASE 731
2 reservation hospitals now face funding-cutoff deadline Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 327
Medicaid spending crunch raises tensions in New Mexico Written by MORGAN LEE, Associated Press 310
Federal official pledges improved care at tribal hospitals Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 249
Indian Health Service chief meets with tribal leaders Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 252
WHO: Diabetes rises fourfold to 422 million people in 2014 Written by Associated Press 633
Behavioral health unit serving tribes to be built in April Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 366
Things to know, ask if you’re considering bariatric surgery Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer 321
CDC Releases Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain Written by CDC Media Release 439
Flagstaff explores celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day Written by Associated Press 338
Ministry helps vets with post-traumatic stress Written by SYLVIA CARIGNAN, The Frederick News-Post 413
Reservation hospital gets 2-month funding cutoff extension Written by Associated Press 485
Reservation hospital to lose Medicare, Medicaid money Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 781
Senator tours Rosebud hospital, calls for accountability Written by Associated Press 790
Surprise insurance fees often follow medical emergencies Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer 367
Feds outline reforms for hospitals on reservations Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 562
Troubled Indian Health Service office gets interim director Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 591
Montana seeks new American Indian health director Written by Associated Press 348
Reservation Hospitals show serious deficiencies Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 1664
Water rules could place Natives at higher cancer risk Written by KIMBERLEE KRUESI, Associated Press 555
University of Oklahoma, Cherokee Nation address tobacco use impact Written by JANA D. SMITH 1505
Growing up hungry: Native households at high rate of food insecurity Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Health News Alliance 2496
NEH Funds Research on Collaboration of Indigenous, Western Medicine Ways Written by Bettye Miller 924
5 health insurance resolutions to consider for 2016 Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 563
Swinomish tribe hires dental therapist despite opposition Written by Associated Press 717
DWI court's treatment program promotes Native culture Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 598
NMHU partners with Diné College on distance learning Written by Associated Press 624
Feds threaten to terminate Rosebud hospital from Medicare Written by Associated Press 681
DOE grant to help tribal school respond to suicides Written by Associated Press 660
NM health exchange targets Hispanics, Native Americans Written by Associated Press 529
Reservation loses funding for suicide prevention program Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 819
OKC Indian Clinic encourages healthy choices for American Diabetes Month Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 953
Federal dollars to help tribes combat meth use, suicide Written by Associated Press 606
Tribal efforts try to heal after Marysville school shooting Written by CHRIS WINTERS, The Daily Herald 689
WHO: Processed meats can cause cancer, red meat risky too Written by Angela Charlton, Associated Press 599
Committee discusses suicide prevention for Indian youth Written by AMY BETH HANSON, Associated Press 1841
Breast cancer campaign puts the pink in October for indigenous women Written by Daanis Chosa and Julia Jacobson | Native Health News Alliance 1302
Yankton Tribe, Avera remodeling clinic to boost kidney care Written by Associated Press 603
Policy makes Plan B more accessible to American Indian women Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 516
Cancer program focused on Natives gets Ralph Lauren donation Written by Associated Press 717
UA Researchers Release New Findings in Tribal Child Welfare Study Written by University of Arizona Media Release 1151
South Dakota proposes plan to expand Medicaid Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 797
Medical use advocates throw Free Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Festival Written by Wilhelm Murg, Guest Correspondent 1955
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers healthy eating tips Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 1432
Navajo Nation to stop operating Gallup Detox Center Written by Associated Press 925
10 Open Enrollment Mistakes to Avoid Written by Nathaniel Sillin 886
MCN Department of Health now offers Orthodontic Services Written by MCN Media Release 1124
Seneca Nation citizen named to Federal Advisory Panel on Native American Health Written by RPCI Media Release 1155
Arizona border hospital closes after Medicare payments stop Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 772
Tulsa's IHCRC gets Telligen grant for home model Written by Media Release 864
Study shows Indians have higher dementia risk Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 1558
Federal judge: Health law makes Wyoming tribe large employer Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 2930
Impoverished tribe struggles to stop surge in teen suicides Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 1766
Montana to create new Office of American Indian Health Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 1025
Court allows Riverton hospital to enter lawsuit Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 1730
FACT SHEET: Health Care in Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 1048
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic takes steps to fight children’s diabetes Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 859
SD Gov: Up to feds if health subsidies go away Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 1688
3 questions to help sort student health coverage choices Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 900
Cherokee Nation Diabetes Prevention Coordinator on national panel Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 1016
Researchers find American Indian mascots harmful to Native youth Written by Bettye Miller 1579
UH Study Links Facebook Use to Depressive Symptoms Written by University of Houston Media Release 1074
Medical expenses: Finding your way with a patient navigator Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer 1045
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Written by OSDH Media Release 1587
Kick Butts Day Continues Despite Challenging Weather Written by Geneva HorseChief-Hamilton, Osage Nation Communications 1222
Distraction and Teen Crashes: Even Worse Than We Thought Written by AAA Oklahoma Media Release 1153
6,000 Hours of Free In-Home Care to Families Living with Alzheimer’s Disease Written by Media Release 1071
April is Autism Awareness, Know Your Signs Written by KELLI OSTMAN, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma 1661
Prevention the key to keeping measles out of Indian Country Written by Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton / Native Health News Alliance 1994
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers tips to keep children’s teeth healthy Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 1821
Helmsley Trust boosts American Indian public health program Written by Associated Press 2524
Avera to manage cancer program focused on Native Americans Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 2212
Tribal chairman urges Medicaid expansion Written by Associated Press 2307
State, tribal leaders seek Insure Oklahoma expansion Written by Associated Press 2641
American Heart Association Announces 2015 Go Red For Native Women Heart Health Summit Written by American Heart Association Media Release 2792
HeartLine Offers Suicide Prevention Training Written by Heartline Media Release 3159
'Caring Van' to service tribes statewide Written by Lauren Jones, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma 3992
American Indian ACA enrollees say it's not smart to count on IHS Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 6109
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers tips for avoiding colds, flu Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Relase 3233
HHS encourages consumers to sign up by Jan.15 for health coverage Written by Health & Human Services Media Release 3206
Castle Rock center offers sweat lodges for Native youth Written by SARAH GROTHJAN, The Daily News 4179
Mainstream entities test the waters of ACA in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 4918
EarthTalk®: Potential consequences of overusing antibiotics Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3311
AHA challenges tribal leaders to 'Check. Change. Control.' Written by American Heart Association Media Release 3304
Affordable Care Act recruiters step up efforts to reach Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 5584
Daughter takes on Zumba® to get herself, mother healthier Written by LISA SNELL, Native Times 3572
Oglala Sioux president wants health care through Sanford Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 3006
EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3916
OKC Indian Clinic offers tips for managing healthy New Year’s resolutions Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 3533
Campaign launches to prevent violence among American Indian communities Written by Futures Without Violence Media Release 2981
Suicide Prevention Strategies among Alaska Native Youth Written by University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health 6263
Northern Arapaho sue over IRS health care rule Written by Associated Press 2919
Influenza Activity Increasing in Oklahoma: First Two Deaths of the Season Reported Written by OSDH Media Release 3020
What tribal employees need to know about the ACA, exemptions, and the IRS Written by Cara Cowan Watts 4392
American Indians/Alaska Natives at Increased Risk of Developing Diabetic Eye Disease Written by CYN DAVIS, National Eye Institute 3625
Health Series: How American Indians fit into the Affordable Care Act Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 6179
BCBSOK offering wide range of options under Affordable Care Act Written by BCBSOK Media Release 3777
Medical Grants Available for Children in Oklahoma Written by Media Release 2867
DHS to recognize Native American heritage day Written by Associated Press 2951
Mobile Vet Center visiting Okmulgee, Bristow in Nov. Written by Tulsa Vet Center 2586
4 questions to ask before renewing health coverage Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 2474
Red Road to Wellbriety comes to Green Country, Okla. Written by Media Release 2726
Children's Hospital Foundation names endowed chairs in pediatric diabetes Written by Children’s Hospital Foundation 2865
Pawnee Nation awarded prevention grant Written by JEFF HARJO, Pawnee Nation Media Release 2883
Study examines cancer risk from 1st atom-bomb test Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3572
Cherokee Nation Health Services holds clinics for flu vaccine Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 2928
EarthTalk: What are parabens? Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3195
Oklahoma gets nearly $5 million in health grants Written by Associated Press 3235
Roll Your Sleeves Up and Your Windows Down for IHCRC’s Flu Clinic Written by Indian Health Care Resource Center of Tulsa 2864
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic to host 10th Annual Red Feather Gala to help fund pharmacy expansion Written by Publisher 3473
Claremore IHS hosting veteran enrollment fair Written by Claremore Indian Hospital Media Release 3319
Mobile Vet Center to conduct Veterans’ Outreach In Oklahoma in September 2014 Written by Department of Veterans Affairs’ Readjustment Counseling Services 3052
Touch Therapy for Children coming to Wyandotte Written by William Swain, Wyandotte Nation Media Release 3200
How American Indians can get insurance thanks to the new Health Care Law Written by Lauren Jones (Cherokee citizen), Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma 5893
Muscogee (Creek) Nation WIC Program is a step ahead to meet new 2020 Federal mandates Written by CHRISTINA GOOD VOICE, MCN Media Release 3013
Odds of infant death higher in remote villagesKYLE HOPKINS, Alaska Dispatch News Written by KYLE HOPKINS, Alaska Dispatch News 2478
Added nutrients in food can be dangerous to health Written by E - The Environmental Magazine: EarthTalk® 3276
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic opens new medical building Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Relase 4838
Okla. Health Department Offers Workshops to Become a Tai Chi Instructor Written by OSDH Media Release 3994
Detox service could end at New Mexico facility Written by Associated Press 2526
SW Okla. tribal citizens express concerns over Lawton facility, quality of care Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 3308
Harmon-y Pediatric Clinic offers tips to get children to eat healthy Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 2376
Pine Ridge IHS scrutinized Written by Brandon Ecoffey, Native Sun News 4148
Some SD Native Americans wary about health reform Written by NORA HERTEL, Associated Press 2664
Spirit of EAGLES Scholarship Announcement Written by AAIP Media Release 2771
Chickasaws, Choctaws sign clinic agreement Written by Associated Press 1894
Failure to Plan is Planning to Fail; Tips for Hurricane Season and Preparedness Written by AMERIND Risk Media Release 2239
New resource center aims to improve Indian health Written by Associated Press 2001
4 ways to evaluate alternative health coverage Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 2012
IHS providing safe drinking water, wastewater facilities to Native American homes Written by OKC IHS media release 2864
New Indian health center opens in El Reno Written by Associated Press 2556
WIC mobile clinic launching on Standing Rock Written by JESSICA HOLDMAN, The Bismarck Tribune 2121
Winnebago hospital may lose Medicare funding Written by Associated Press 2239
As tribal health care woes mount, feds get blame Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 2804
ND health officials: American Indian nurses needed Written by KEVIN BURBACH, Associated Press 2634
Century-old Native American dress donated to UM Written by MARTIN KIDSTON, Missoulian 2832
How the U.S. Health Care Law affects American Indians Written by Lauren Jones, BCBSOK 4768
Arizona health insurance signups soar to 120,000 Written by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press 3267
Billings area IHS head resigns Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3339
New Survey: Oklahoma Native Americans Say Personal Health Problems Are Their Most Important Challenge Written by Craig Davis, Associate State Director 5050
Advocates vow to revive Navajo junk-food tax Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2389
OKC Indian Clinic partners with Chickasaw Nation on pharmacy Written by Media Release 2499
Cherokee Nation centers get accolades Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2289
The Shawl Circle- Hoktvke Yekce Train the Trainer workshop Written by Media Release 3036
How safe is your E-Cigarette and/or vapor product? Written by Sallie WIlliams, M-Power Project Specialist, Osage Nation 7939
Shape Your Future Encourages Healthy Living During National Nutrition Month Written by Shape Your Future Media Release 3082
Free Training and Visual Aids for Native Americans with Impaired Vision Written by SAMMYE RUSCO, Project NATIVE Media release 2448
What you need to know about March health deadline Written by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press 2335
Alternative therapies add to pain management tools Written by ERIC MUNGENAST, East Valley Tribune 3505
Organizers hope healthier diets reach families Written by PATTI ZARLING, Press-Gazette Media 2640
Experts: Obesity often starts before kindergarten Written by BOBBY BOZEMAN, Times Daily 3221
New billing standards to help patients with debt Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer 2186
Tribe considers putting legalized pot to vote Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2668
Are you exempt from the Affordable Care Act because you are a citizen of a federally recognized tribe? Written by LCDR Amy Eden, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, Department of Health 5979
Half of Oklahoma Hospitals Encourage Breastfeeding by Not Giving Free Formula Bags Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health Media Release 4033
Sugar tied to fatal heart woes; soda's a culprit 
 Written by LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer 2386
Don’t let glaucoma take your sight away Written by National Eye Institute Media Release 2536
OKC pediatric clinic to open for American Indians Written by Associated Press 2472
Jack Brown Center receives three-year national accreditation Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 2720
Leave a Legacy of Healthy Vision Written by National Institutes of Health Media Release 3463
Center explores Native healing traditions for war vets Written by Western Folklife Center Media Release 4384
Navigators help get Native Americans insurance Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3095
Domestic Violence Can Have a Long-Lived Health Impact Written by Oklahoma State Dept. of Health Media Release 4877
Native American summit on health careers scheduled Written by Associated Press 2918
Claremore Indian Hospital’s maternity care honored Written by OSDH Media Release 3832
Claremore Indian Hospital’s maternity care honored Written by Associated Press 3712
Magazine fights child obesity 1 recipe at a time Written by MICHELE KAYAL, Associated Press 2987
Cherokee Nation Health Services implements new online pharmacy Written by JULIE HUBBARD, Cherokee Nation Media Release 3383
VA grants will expand transportation in highly rural areas Written by NITA McCLELLAN, VA Media Release 3255
Sunlight Radiation Can Seriously Damage Your Eyes Written by Sammye Rusco, Project Native 3205
The Cost of Convenience: Voice-Activated Features Pose Biggest Risk to Drivers AAA cautions drive Written by AAA media release 2930
Tribes combat youth suicide Written by LYNDA V. MAPES, The Seattle Times 4168
Emergency contraception workshops scheduled Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 4483
Conference to Explore Western, Native American Healing Practices Written by Bettye Miller, Media Release 5289
Eat Well, Live Well: Free calorie counter Written by CDC News Release 4581
Indian health group, feds reach settlement Written by Associated Press 3519
Day-Ohn-Day: Race event promotes health, funds annual club powwow Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 4755
Tempting powwow food poses hazard for diabetics Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 5153
Grand Chief says low vision help was 'life changing' Written by Sammye Rusco, Project Native 5263
Group pushes for junk food tax on Navajo Nation Written by Associated Press 4525
UI to develop treatment for underserved groups Written by Associated Press 4191
Tulsa IHCRC hosting family resource fair March 7 Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 3736
Despite legal obligations, majority of IHS facilities reportly offer no 'plan B' Written by ACLU News Release 4338
Reservation dental care gets $3.3M boost in SD Written by Associated Press 4373
View of organ donation shifting in Native culture Written by ALLISON JARRELL, Capital Journal 10114
Cherokee Nation raising pay for more than 200 health employees Written by Julie Hubbard, Cherokee Nation Communications and STAFF REPORTS 5335
Glaucoma on the Rise With a 58 Percent Increase by 2030 Written by National Eye Institute News Release 4194
Cherokee Nation health centers still offering flu vaccine Written by AMANDA CLINTON, Cherokee Nation Communications Office 4653
Sanford to hire 2 Native American healers Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 5842
Feds ask court to throw out hospital lawsuit Written by Associated Press 4134
AAIP Teams With Four Corners Alliance For Pre-Med Workshop Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP 3771
UIHI Launches Native Generations Campaign to Protect Native Babies Written by Office of Minority Health News Release 3972
VA, IHS announce national reimbursement agreement Written by VA News Release 5088
December 2-8, 2012 is National Influenza Vaccination Week Written by CDC News Release 3370
Diabetic Eye Disease Rates Increase Among U.S. Population Written by National Eye Institute News Release 4366
AAIP Launches Anti-Obesity Media Campaign Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP News Release 4953
Native women face patchwork of policies for Plan B Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5220
Video about diabetes among Lakota people released Written by Associated Press 5010
Juvenile alternatives to lockup showing hope in SD Written by JOHN HULT, Argus Leader 5522
Plan B still not easily available through IHS Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 5695
Sanford, USD unite to study Native American health Written by Associated Press 3973
Help & Hope Available Through the Suicide Prevention Lifeline Written by Oklahoma HeartLine News Release 3266
IHS develops campaign to help address drug, alcohol abuse Written by Indian Health Service News Release 4569
VA Medical Center begins medical foster home program Written by Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center News Release 4208
Study aimed at controlling diabetes, obesity in adolescents Written by COR Clinical Research News Release 5500
Suicide Prevention Week September 9-15 Written by HeartLine News Release 3574
'Wellness court' aims at addiction Written by TOM ROBERTSON, Minnesota Public Radio 4404
USDA's SuperTracker Diet Planning and Tracking Tool Reaches One Million Registered Users Written by USDA News Release 4394
AAIP Hosts Statewide Conference Dedicated to Family Preservation Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP News Release 4166
IHS head stops in Lawton, addresses funding issues Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native American Times Special Contributor 4826
Click for Babies Project Needs Local Knitters to Help Prevent Infant Abuse Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 4543
Reducing Infant Mortality Focus of Statewide Initiative Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 5220
Fruit orchard planted on South Dakota reservation Written by Associated Press 3789
Documentary looks at suicide among Alaska Natives Written by MARY BETH SMETZER, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 5143
Arizona running club boosts Native Americans' health Written by VANDANA SEBASTIAN, The Arizona Republic 5785
Sanford Health receives grant to study cervical cancer
Study focusing on American Indian women under Written by Sanford Health News Release 3632
Looking to save on prescriptions? It’s complicated Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer 5198
Tulsa Indian Health Care Resource Center having 'Teddy Bear' Clinic Written by Emily Bolusky, IHCRC News Releasew 3367
Public Health Warning Issued for West Nile Virus Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 3699
IHS announces tribal HIV/STD training kit, guide Written by Dianne Dawson, HIS Public Affairs Staff 4185
Indian Health Board of Billings to offer HIV tests Written by Associated Press 5125
Tribal clinic discontinuing chronic care service to non-tribal citizens Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 6633
Native American dropout rates higher in Rapid City Written by Associated Press 4653
Moapa Paiutes blame power plant for early deaths, sickness Written by CRISTINA SILVA, Associated Press 5926
Youth, Indian skin won’t protect you from melanoma Written by KAREN SHADE, Native American Times 10744
Hyperthermia: too hot for your health Written by National Institutes of Health News Release 4223
CDC trying out free AIDS tests at drugstores Written by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer 9356
‘Let’s Move in Indian Country’ hits year mark, despite funding hurdles Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 4909
Choctaw tribe signs deal for new hospital Written by Associated Press 6087
AAIP Receives Grant For Careers in Health for Native Students Program Written by Jason McCarty 4367
2nd hantavirus case confirmed on Pine Ridge Written by Associated Press 4560
Website offers Native Americans diabetes forums Written by Associated Press 5396
Home for chronic inebriates opens in Fairbanks Written by JEFF RICHARDSON, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 7786
Living a Balanced Life with Diabetes Written by National Diabetes Education Program News Release 5548
SD life expectancy grows past age 80 Written by Associated Press 5166
Olympic Legend Billy Mills, Kickapoo Chairman, to co-chair new diabetes campaign Written by . 5067
Agency uses traditional healing to tackle abuse Written by RYAN BOETEL, Farmington Daily Times 4843
Native women push for improved access to Plan B Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5979
Struggling South Dakota hospital faces insolvency Written by CODY WINCHESTER, Argus Leader 4612
Rights set for American Indian medical care Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4755
Foundation awards $2.88 million to improve food systems Written by First Nations Development Institute
 3394
Tribe looks to teenagers to revive bison demand Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 5244
NM hospital hires its first endocrinologist Written by RYAN BOETEL, The Daily Times 4823
Healthy Marriage Project makes headway in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Special to the Native Times 9000
Program aims to help Native Americans quit smoking Written by Associated Press 10064
UNMC to provide dental services for Omaha Tribe Written by Associated Press 5039
Apple juice can pose a health risk – from calories Written by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer 5147
Duo to examine American Indian diabetes woes Written by Associated Press 4837
Choctaw Nation donates 
$1 million to Dean McGee Eye Institute Written by Choctaw Nation Release 4467
Two-Day Conference Will Focus on Curbing American Indian Obesity Rates Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP 5537
Oklahoma Agencies Offer HIV/AIDS Testing and Promote Activities for World AIDS Day, Dec. 1 Written by Okla. State Dept. of Health 6486
Mazopiya Offers Free Informational
and Cooking Classes Written by TESSA LEHTO, SMSC 4183
Don’t Lose Sight of Diabetic Eye Disease Written by National Institutes of Health 4424
Study: Oral health poor among Pine Ridge members Written by AMBER HUNT, Associated Press 4519
Indian youth center debuts public service spot Written by Associated Press 4267
Traditional gardener educates with healthy harvest Written by SUZANNE HECK, Potawatomi News 5328
Participate in the National PTA’s Healthy Lifestyles Month with TOPS Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6871
Feds, Alaska Natives focus on suicide prevention Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 5850
How to Spot Domestic Violence Written by Ginny Grimsley 5198
New hospital set to open in Eagle Butte Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press 8738
New Program Allows Dieters to ‘Bet’ – and Profit – On Shedding Pounds
 Written by HealthyWage Release 5695
Runner goes ‘100 miles for life’ to beat diabetes Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 4265
Minnesota Reservation copes with hunger issues Written by JULIE SIPLE, Minnesota Public Radio 5293
Spice Up Life with Good Health, Says TOPS Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 5368
AHIMA, HHS offering free Health IT training Written by Heath & Human Services Release 7078
Shawnees Open Opiate Treatment Clinic Written by Quapaw Counseling Services News Release 5447
CDC: Severe dental decay among Native children Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 4827
State Museum Hosts National Traveling Exhibit To Promote Healthy Living Written by Darlene Lizarraga 4435
Initiative aims to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes Written by US DEPT. HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 5012
American Indians face health obstacles in Indiana Written by Associated Press 5613
Preventing Falls in Older Persons Can Prevent Admissions to Care Facilities 
 Written by Oklahoma State Dept. of Health 4136
Creighton to study diabetes among Neb., SD tribes Written by Associated Press 3378
Free Sept. 22 Web Conference Helps Okla. Caregivers Written by National Private Duty Association 6841
TOPS Ten Tips: Cycling on the Road to Success Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6342
North Dakota hospitals, Indian Health Service, tribes in dispute over bills Written by Associated Press 6713
Official: Lack of funding harms Indian health Written by JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press 6057
Senate hearing in Mont. examines Indian suicides Written by Associated Press 5899
Free national conference to improve health in tribal communities Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 6354
OU to study tribal cancer prevention efforts Written by Associated Press 5950
Chickasaw tribe looks to improve access to health care Written by MURRAY EVANS, Associated Press 8207
Nurses work to curb infant mortality deaths Written by PATRICK SPRINGER, The Forum 6944
Kiowa healing arts practitioner pursues natural medicine Written by JoKAY DOWELL, Oklahoma Native Times 8537
IHS Director recognizes traditional healing clinic with public health leadership award Written by DIANNE DAWSON 6578
AFHCAN telemedicine program reaches significant milestone in Alaska Written by Fiona Brosnan, ANTHC 8516
Martin hospital, Indian Health Service at odds Written by Associated Press 5566
Drug shows improved kidney function for type 2 diabetes patients Written by Jeff Carlton, UT Southwestern Medical Center 5065
Breastfeeding Initiative is Part of Let’s Move! in Indian Country Written by Dianne Dawson, IHS 8635
Choctaw Nation Health Services announces ‘Going Lean’ Written by . 9173
Keep Dad Healthy This Father’s Day Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6766
Smart Eating to Help Lower Your Blood Pressure Written by Department of Public Health and Human Services 4305
‘Let’s Move’ initiative underway in Indian Country Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7476
Inter-Tribal Wellness Center First Ever Certified White Bison Treatment Center Written by Dyani Bingham 6901
Let’s Move! in Indian Country launched at Menominee Rez Written by USDA press release 8099
Tips to Help Dialysis Patients Stay Safe during Severe Weather Written by Fresenius Medical Care 6915
Low Impact, High Results Written by TOPS / Take Off Pounds Sensibly 5511
Keep an Eye on Your Vision Written by National Eye Institute Release 5300
Autism: Unlocking Mireya Salazar's world Written by ERIC GORSKI, The Denver Post 7063
Bradford urges Native youth to get active Written by STAFF REPORTS 12077
Ag Secretary, Quarterback Sam Bradford Urge Native American Youth to Get Active Written by USDA Release 7002
2 SD tribes part of nutrition education program Written by Associated Press 7717
Limiting carbs, not calories, reduces liver fat faster Written by UT Southwestern 7134
Hilo Medical Center launches diabetes course Written by Associated Press 6814
Chickasaw tribe gets $109,000 for nutrition program Written by Associated Press 7049
What are the warning signs of autism in children? Written by BRENT RAWLS 7424
TOPS’ Ten Overrated Restaurant Items Written by TOPS / Take Off Pounds Sensibly 6661
HHS Announces Plan to Reduce Health Disparities Written by OASH Press Office 5016
NM governor signs suicide prevention bill Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6389
IHS director says problems being addressed Written by Associated Press 7718
Indian youth suicide crisis continues to baffle health officials Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 8737
Indian Child Suicides - Enterprise: Indian youth suicide crisis baffles Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 8087
Navajo-area health officials see rise in HIV cases Written by Associated Press 7536
TOPS Helps Decipher Food Marketing Gimmicks Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 8416
Oklahoma siblings have heart surgery in 4 years Written by SONYA COLBERG, The Oklahoman 6972
Bill aims to stem American Indian teenage suicides Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6082
NAPT release follows man’s diet struggle Written by JESSICA KINZER 10339
Getting Fit Can Be More Fun with a Partner Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 8217
Living Strong: Keeping the Passion Burning Written by Toqua Ticeahkie, Native American Times 7188
Mental health settlement trustees award $2.1M to reservations, communities Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6513
Is It Really Your Fault That You’re Fat? Written by RUSS HANDLER 8332
January 2011: Glaucoma Awareness Month Written by National Eye Institute 8415
TOPS Offers Remedies for Holiday Celebrations Without Regret Written by KIMBERLY GREENE, TOPS 6911
Study: IHS lacks accessibility to specialty care, other resources Written by LORI SHANKS, Partners.org 8006
Enjoy a healthier holiday with simple substitutions Written by UT Southwestern Medical Center 5423
Native American Diabetes Awareness Day, Nov. 30 Written by RSTDPP Media 8430
NY drops among states in anti-smoking funding Written by MICHAEL GORMLEY, Associated Press 5376
Series gives consumers skinny on food choices Written by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press 5695
Navajos who burn coal for heat are at risk Written by ALYSA LANDRY, The Daily Times 6395
Sanford doctor focuses on American Indian health Written by PATRICK SPRINGER, The Forum 6543
Chickasaw Nation debuts electronic WIC nutrition cards Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6531
Indian Health Care Resource Center Receives Federal Grant for Healthy Tulsa Pathways Collaborative P Written by Emily Bolusky 7809
Early cancer detection saves lives Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 6137
Farmington facility sees many repeat clients detox Written by ALYSA LANDRY, The Daily Times 5952
Clinics help urban Indians live with diabetes Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press Writer 8178
Coeur d'Alene tribe gets federal hospital funding Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6630
Energy-efficient home in Quinhagak off the ground Written by ALEX DEMARBAN, The Tundra Drums 6285
Survey says South Dakota has rising obesity rate Written by JOHN HULT, Argus Leader 7042
Secretary Sebelius,Roubideaux reaffirm shared commitment Written by Indian Health Service/Business Wire Release 4911
North America Indian AIDS Summit 2010 Written by Liberty Research Group 6358
TOPS Helps Figure Out Fiber Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6910
Strong Warriors gather strength, change name Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 9449
Longest Walk 3 needing state coordinators Written by The Longest Walk news release 6584
Missoula cancer researchers get $1.4M grant Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4798
Montana Wyoming Tribal Cancer Summit Scheduled for Great Falls, MT Written by Montana Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council 6690
Notah Begay III Foundation opens first of its kind soccer field, community park Written by CRYSTAL ECHOHAWK, NB3 Foundation 6187
NB3 Foundation to expand programs to fight obesity among Native youth Written by WILL CHAVEZ, Native American Times Correspondent 9253
Counselor, bulldog team fight addiction Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 6683
Sanford creates Native American health office Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press Writer 6488
Sen. Byron Dorgan: American Indians getting $1.9 million in federal funds Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4782
Researchers receive $1 million to improve health in Native communities Written by University of California, Davis 6730
Comanches work to muscle out diabetes Written by Dana Attocknie, Native American Times 8770
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Hosts Free Diabetes Summit Written by Johnnie Brasuell, MCN Diabetes Program Manager and Shirlene Ade, Women’s Caucus Chairperson, Nationa 6771
Support key to weight loss Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 5689
Alcohol Use Rate Among American Indian or Alaska Native Adults is Well Below the National Average Written by SAMHSA 9772
Poll: Fewer opportunities seen for minority kids Written by ILEANA MORALES, Associated Press Writer 5506
The Importance of Breakfast: Mom Was Right Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 4194
Wind River reservation girls learn self defense Written by KRISTY GRAY, Casper Star-Tribune 7374
Study: 10 minutes of exercise, hour-long effects Written by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer 4982
CDC, IHS urge American Indian, Alaska Native parents to protect preteens with recommended vaccines Written by AED 8823
Nike, Bureau of Indian Education sign agreement Written by Associated Press 5850
Cherokee Income - NC American Indians with casino income fare better Written by TOM BREEN, 
Associated Press Writer 11836
Blood sugar test goes bad at New Mexico event Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 6511
Study: Health risks in urban Native women Written by RACHEL D'ORO, 
Associated Press Writer 5359
Ad campaign targets meth use in Indian Country Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 7538
Weight-Wise Cooking Tips: Simple Swaps & Strategies That Slim Written by Susan Burke March, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE
 6333
Tribal members try to break bad eating habits Written by TOM ROBERTSON, Minnesota Public Radio 11316
Mescalero schools get suicide prevention funds Written by Associated Press 5908
Utah tribal groups get money for medical outreach Written by Associated Press 6297
Funding announced for children's health care Written by Health and Human Services 4943
Native care blends modern doctoring, medicine men Written by FELICIA FONSECA and HEATHER CLARK, 
Associated Press Writers 6168
Surprisingly Unhealthy Foods: What to Choose Instead Written by Susan Burke March, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE 14698
Keel applauds Congress for improvements to IHS Written by National Congress of American Indians release 5715
2 ND tribes get diabetes grants Written by Associated Press 6475
Office of Minority Health seeks input Written by Publisher 5881
Survey indicates real impact of diabetes-based education Written by STEPHINE POSTON 7280
Tribal official urges improved health services Written by CHET BROKAW
, Associated Press Writer 6415
Sebelius urges American Indians, Alaska Natives to get flu vaccination for H1N1 Written by Lynette Willie, HHS Communications Director
 8144
Yuma teacher’s ‘heart’ in running off diabetes Written by WILLIAM ROLLER
, The Sun 7144
Native Americans stalked more than other ethnic groups Written by Ann N. Dapice, PhD 13294
For Whiteclay, Neb., problems, some push for detox Written by NATE JENKINS, 
Associated Press Writer 7797
$10 million in grants to be awarded for Native children's health care Written by BUSINESS WIRE 7225
Diabetes prevention is the best remedy, TOPS medical expert says Written by TOPS 6355
Wellbriety program wins purpose prize Written by W. Lee Morrow 9648
Ore. mental health agency uses Native American way Written by SU-JIN YIM
, The Oregonian 11329
Society provides resources for diabetic foot care Written by American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society 7970
IHS Director discusses health care issues with senator Written by SEN. JOHNSON'S OFFICE 7000
Former FSU football star inspires Indian health plan Written by KEN THOMAS, ASSOCIATED PRESS 7448
Healing the Sacred Child workshop scheduled Written by LYNETTE TWO BULLS 9310
Mother talks about baby’s death Statistics say SIDS deaths are higher among Native Americans Written by ROCHELLE HINES, Associated Press 10602
Native American Groups Unite to Discuss Food Security for the 21st Century and Beyond Written by . 12953

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