February 12, 2016

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Surprise insurance fees often follow medical emergencies Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer 77
Feds outline reforms for hospitals on reservations Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 248
Troubled Indian Health Service office gets interim director Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 202
Montana seeks new American Indian health director Written by Associated Press 108
Reservation Hospitals show serious deficiencies Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 1082
Water rules could place Natives at higher cancer risk Written by KIMBERLEE KRUESI, Associated Press 319
University of Oklahoma, Cherokee Nation address tobacco use impact Written by JANA D. SMITH 1004
Growing up hungry: Native households at high rate of food insecurity Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Health News Alliance 1503
NEH Funds Research on Collaboration of Indigenous, Western Medicine Ways Written by Bettye Miller 617
5 health insurance resolutions to consider for 2016 Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 340
Swinomish tribe hires dental therapist despite opposition Written by Associated Press 469
DWI court's treatment program promotes Native culture Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 372
NMHU partners with Diné College on distance learning Written by Associated Press 427
Feds threaten to terminate Rosebud hospital from Medicare Written by Associated Press 479
DOE grant to help tribal school respond to suicides Written by Associated Press 483
NM health exchange targets Hispanics, Native Americans Written by Associated Press 361
Reservation loses funding for suicide prevention program Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 584
OKC Indian Clinic encourages healthy choices for American Diabetes Month Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 726
Federal dollars to help tribes combat meth use, suicide Written by Associated Press 407
Tribal efforts try to heal after Marysville school shooting Written by CHRIS WINTERS, The Daily Herald 504
WHO: Processed meats can cause cancer, red meat risky too Written by Angela Charlton, Associated Press 422
Committee discusses suicide prevention for Indian youth Written by AMY BETH HANSON, Associated Press 1636
Breast cancer campaign puts the pink in October for indigenous women Written by Daanis Chosa and Julia Jacobson | Native Health News Alliance 1094
Yankton Tribe, Avera remodeling clinic to boost kidney care Written by Associated Press 403
Policy makes Plan B more accessible to American Indian women Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 341
Cancer program focused on Natives gets Ralph Lauren donation Written by Associated Press 538
UA Researchers Release New Findings in Tribal Child Welfare Study Written by University of Arizona Media Release 917
South Dakota proposes plan to expand Medicaid Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 595
Medical use advocates throw Free Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Festival Written by Wilhelm Murg, Guest Correspondent 1715
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers healthy eating tips Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 1221
Navajo Nation to stop operating Gallup Detox Center Written by Associated Press 702
10 Open Enrollment Mistakes to Avoid Written by Nathaniel Sillin 672
MCN Department of Health now offers Orthodontic Services Written by MCN Media Release 835
Seneca Nation citizen named to Federal Advisory Panel on Native American Health Written by RPCI Media Release 965
Arizona border hospital closes after Medicare payments stop Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 582
Tulsa's IHCRC gets Telligen grant for home model Written by Media Release 661
Study shows Indians have higher dementia risk Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 1271
Federal judge: Health law makes Wyoming tribe large employer Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 2750
Impoverished tribe struggles to stop surge in teen suicides Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 1501
Montana to create new Office of American Indian Health Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 773
Court allows Riverton hospital to enter lawsuit Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 1497
FACT SHEET: Health Care in Oklahoma Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 825
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic takes steps to fight children’s diabetes Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 646
SD Gov: Up to feds if health subsidies go away Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 1493
3 questions to help sort student health coverage choices Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 708
Cherokee Nation Diabetes Prevention Coordinator on national panel Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 818
Researchers find American Indian mascots harmful to Native youth Written by Bettye Miller 1349
UH Study Links Facebook Use to Depressive Symptoms Written by University of Houston Media Release 903
Medical expenses: Finding your way with a patient navigator Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer 839
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Written by OSDH Media Release 1357
Kick Butts Day Continues Despite Challenging Weather Written by Geneva HorseChief-Hamilton, Osage Nation Communications 1026
Distraction and Teen Crashes: Even Worse Than We Thought Written by AAA Oklahoma Media Release 942
6,000 Hours of Free In-Home Care to Families Living with Alzheimer’s Disease Written by Media Release 917
April is Autism Awareness, Know Your Signs Written by KELLI OSTMAN, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma 1462
Prevention the key to keeping measles out of Indian Country Written by Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton / Native Health News Alliance 1780
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers tips to keep children’s teeth healthy Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 1633
Helmsley Trust boosts American Indian public health program Written by Associated Press 2326
Avera to manage cancer program focused on Native Americans Written by REGINA GARCIA CANO, Associated Press 2014
Tribal chairman urges Medicaid expansion Written by Associated Press 2113
State, tribal leaders seek Insure Oklahoma expansion Written by Associated Press 2414
American Heart Association Announces 2015 Go Red For Native Women Heart Health Summit Written by American Heart Association Media Release 2553
HeartLine Offers Suicide Prevention Training Written by Heartline Media Release 2944
'Caring Van' to service tribes statewide Written by Lauren Jones, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma 3775
American Indian ACA enrollees say it's not smart to count on IHS Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 5860
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic offers tips for avoiding colds, flu Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Relase 2999
HHS encourages consumers to sign up by Jan.15 for health coverage Written by Health & Human Services Media Release 2994
Castle Rock center offers sweat lodges for Native youth Written by SARAH GROTHJAN, The Daily News 3973
Mainstream entities test the waters of ACA in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 4647
EarthTalk®: Potential consequences of overusing antibiotics Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3125
AHA challenges tribal leaders to 'Check. Change. Control.' Written by American Heart Association Media Release 3099
Affordable Care Act recruiters step up efforts to reach Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 5342
Daughter takes on Zumba® to get herself, mother healthier Written by LISA SNELL, Native Times 3360
Oglala Sioux president wants health care through Sanford Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 2839
EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3715
OKC Indian Clinic offers tips for managing healthy New Year’s resolutions Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 3372
Campaign launches to prevent violence among American Indian communities Written by Futures Without Violence Media Release 2805
Suicide Prevention Strategies among Alaska Native Youth Written by University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health 5956
Northern Arapaho sue over IRS health care rule Written by Associated Press 2765
Influenza Activity Increasing in Oklahoma: First Two Deaths of the Season Reported Written by OSDH Media Release 2865
What tribal employees need to know about the ACA, exemptions, and the IRS Written by Cara Cowan Watts 4025
American Indians/Alaska Natives at Increased Risk of Developing Diabetic Eye Disease Written by CYN DAVIS, National Eye Institute 3440
Health Series: How American Indians fit into the Affordable Care Act Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 5816
BCBSOK offering wide range of options under Affordable Care Act Written by BCBSOK Media Release 3498
Medical Grants Available for Children in Oklahoma Written by Media Release 2668
DHS to recognize Native American heritage day Written by Associated Press 2784
Mobile Vet Center visiting Okmulgee, Bristow in Nov. Written by Tulsa Vet Center 2436
4 questions to ask before renewing health coverage Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 2291
Red Road to Wellbriety comes to Green Country, Okla. Written by Media Release 2500
Children's Hospital Foundation names endowed chairs in pediatric diabetes Written by Children’s Hospital Foundation 2670
Pawnee Nation awarded prevention grant Written by JEFF HARJO, Pawnee Nation Media Release 2682
Study examines cancer risk from 1st atom-bomb test Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3383
Cherokee Nation Health Services holds clinics for flu vaccine Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 2704
EarthTalk: What are parabens? Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 2998
Oklahoma gets nearly $5 million in health grants Written by Associated Press 3060
Roll Your Sleeves Up and Your Windows Down for IHCRC’s Flu Clinic Written by Indian Health Care Resource Center of Tulsa 2694
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic to host 10th Annual Red Feather Gala to help fund pharmacy expansion Written by Publisher 3277
Claremore IHS hosting veteran enrollment fair Written by Claremore Indian Hospital Media Release 3147
Mobile Vet Center to conduct Veterans’ Outreach In Oklahoma in September 2014 Written by Department of Veterans Affairs’ Readjustment Counseling Services 2838
Touch Therapy for Children coming to Wyandotte Written by William Swain, Wyandotte Nation Media Release 3039
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 4807
Muscogee (Creek) Nation WIC Program is a step ahead to meet new 2020 Federal mandates Written by CHRISTINA GOOD VOICE, MCN Media Release 2845
Odds of infant death higher in remote villagesKYLE HOPKINS, Alaska Dispatch News Written by KYLE HOPKINS, Alaska Dispatch News 2328
Added nutrients in food can be dangerous to health Written by E - The Environmental Magazine: EarthTalk® 3079
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic opens new medical building Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Relase 4463
Okla. Health Department Offers Workshops to Become a Tai Chi Instructor Written by OSDH Media Release 3737
Detox service could end at New Mexico facility Written by Associated Press 2380
SW Okla. tribal citizens express concerns over Lawton facility, quality of care Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 3112
Harmon-y Pediatric Clinic offers tips to get children to eat healthy Written by Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Media Release 2199
Pine Ridge IHS scrutinized Written by Brandon Ecoffey, Native Sun News 3519
Some SD Native Americans wary about health reform Written by NORA HERTEL, Associated Press 2472
Spirit of EAGLES Scholarship Announcement Written by AAIP Media Release 2590
Chickasaws, Choctaws sign clinic agreement Written by Associated Press 1731
Failure to Plan is Planning to Fail; Tips for Hurricane Season and Preparedness Written by AMERIND Risk Media Release 2073
New resource center aims to improve Indian health Written by Associated Press 1832
4 ways to evaluate alternative health coverage Written by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer 1854
IHS providing safe drinking water, wastewater facilities to Native American homes Written by OKC IHS media release 2708
New Indian health center opens in El Reno Written by Associated Press 2342
WIC mobile clinic launching on Standing Rock Written by JESSICA HOLDMAN, The Bismarck Tribune 1947
Winnebago hospital may lose Medicare funding Written by Associated Press 2048
As tribal health care woes mount, feds get blame Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 2628
ND health officials: American Indian nurses needed Written by KEVIN BURBACH, Associated Press 2418
Century-old Native American dress donated to UM Written by MARTIN KIDSTON, Missoulian 2646
How the U.S. Health Care Law affects American Indians Written by Lauren Jones, BCBSOK 4243
Arizona health insurance signups soar to 120,000 Written by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press 3074
Billings area IHS head resigns Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3040
New Survey: Oklahoma Native Americans Say Personal Health Problems Are Their Most Important Challenge Written by Craig Davis, Associate State Director 4770
Advocates vow to revive Navajo junk-food tax Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2195
OKC Indian Clinic partners with Chickasaw Nation on pharmacy Written by Media Release 2313
Cherokee Nation centers get accolades Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2110
The Shawl Circle- Hoktvke Yekce Train the Trainer workshop Written by Media Release 2774
How safe is your E-Cigarette and/or vapor product? Written by Sallie WIlliams, M-Power Project Specialist, Osage Nation 7663
Shape Your Future Encourages Healthy Living During National Nutrition Month Written by Shape Your Future Media Release 2918
Free Training and Visual Aids for Native Americans with Impaired Vision Written by SAMMYE RUSCO, Project NATIVE Media release 2271
What you need to know about March health deadline Written by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press 2164
Alternative therapies add to pain management tools Written by ERIC MUNGENAST, East Valley Tribune 3337
Organizers hope healthier diets reach families Written by PATTI ZARLING, Press-Gazette Media 2452
Experts: Obesity often starts before kindergarten Written by BOBBY BOZEMAN, Times Daily 3039
New billing standards to help patients with debt Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer 2002
Tribe considers putting legalized pot to vote Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2479
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 5611
Half of Oklahoma Hospitals Encourage Breastfeeding by Not Giving Free Formula Bags Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health Media Release 3840
Sugar tied to fatal heart woes; soda's a culprit 
 Written by LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer 2182
Don’t let glaucoma take your sight away Written by National Eye Institute Media Release 2330
OKC pediatric clinic to open for American Indians Written by Associated Press 2269
Jack Brown Center receives three-year national accreditation Written by Cherokee Nation Media Release 2507
Leave a Legacy of Healthy Vision Written by National Institutes of Health Media Release 3273
Center explores Native healing traditions for war vets Written by Western Folklife Center Media Release 4140
Navigators help get Native Americans insurance Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2912
Domestic Violence Can Have a Long-Lived Health Impact Written by Oklahoma State Dept. of Health Media Release 4614
Native American summit on health careers scheduled Written by Associated Press 2726
Claremore Indian Hospital’s maternity care honored Written by OSDH Media Release 3632
Claremore Indian Hospital’s maternity care honored Written by Associated Press 3503
Magazine fights child obesity 1 recipe at a time Written by MICHELE KAYAL, Associated Press 2803
Cherokee Nation Health Services implements new online pharmacy Written by JULIE HUBBARD, Cherokee Nation Media Release 3118
VA grants will expand transportation in highly rural areas Written by NITA McCLELLAN, VA Media Release 3087
Sunlight Radiation Can Seriously Damage Your Eyes Written by Sammye Rusco, Project Native 3025
The Cost of Convenience: Voice-Activated Features Pose Biggest Risk to Drivers AAA cautions drive Written by AAA media release 2777
Tribes combat youth suicide Written by LYNDA V. MAPES, The Seattle Times 3916
Emergency contraception workshops scheduled Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 4284
Conference to Explore Western, Native American Healing Practices Written by Bettye Miller, Media Release 4950
Eat Well, Live Well: Free calorie counter Written by CDC News Release 4339
Indian health group, feds reach settlement Written by Associated Press 3340
Day-Ohn-Day: Race event promotes health, funds annual club powwow Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 4492
Tempting powwow food poses hazard for diabetics Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 4890
Grand Chief says low vision help was 'life changing' Written by Sammye Rusco, Project Native 5014
Group pushes for junk food tax on Navajo Nation Written by Associated Press 4281
UI to develop treatment for underserved groups Written by Associated Press 3961
Tulsa IHCRC hosting family resource fair March 7 Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 3501
Despite legal obligations, majority of IHS facilities reportly offer no 'plan B' Written by ACLU News Release 4150
Reservation dental care gets $3.3M boost in SD Written by Associated Press 4140
View of organ donation shifting in Native culture Written by ALLISON JARRELL, Capital Journal 9302
Cherokee Nation raising pay for more than 200 health employees Written by Julie Hubbard, Cherokee Nation Communications and STAFF REPORTS 5015
Glaucoma on the Rise With a 58 Percent Increase by 2030 Written by National Eye Institute News Release 3932
Cherokee Nation health centers still offering flu vaccine Written by AMANDA CLINTON, Cherokee Nation Communications Office 4439
Sanford to hire 2 Native American healers Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 5556
Feds ask court to throw out hospital lawsuit Written by Associated Press 3881
AAIP Teams With Four Corners Alliance For Pre-Med Workshop Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP 3479
UIHI Launches Native Generations Campaign to Protect Native Babies Written by Office of Minority Health News Release 3730
VA, IHS announce national reimbursement agreement Written by VA News Release 4873
December 2-8, 2012 is National Influenza Vaccination Week Written by CDC News Release 3145
Diabetic Eye Disease Rates Increase Among U.S. Population Written by National Eye Institute News Release 4140
AAIP Launches Anti-Obesity Media Campaign Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP News Release 4641
Native women face patchwork of policies for Plan B Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5031
Video about diabetes among Lakota people released Written by Associated Press 4801
Juvenile alternatives to lockup showing hope in SD Written by JOHN HULT, Argus Leader 5132
Plan B still not easily available through IHS Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 5409
Sanford, USD unite to study Native American health Written by Associated Press 3774
Help & Hope Available Through the Suicide Prevention Lifeline Written by Oklahoma HeartLine News Release 3045
IHS develops campaign to help address drug, alcohol abuse Written by Indian Health Service News Release 4279
VA Medical Center begins medical foster home program Written by Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center News Release 3974
Study aimed at controlling diabetes, obesity in adolescents Written by COR Clinical Research News Release 5264
Suicide Prevention Week September 9-15 Written by HeartLine News Release 3342
'Wellness court' aims at addiction Written by TOM ROBERTSON, Minnesota Public Radio 4118
USDA's SuperTracker Diet Planning and Tracking Tool Reaches One Million Registered Users Written by USDA News Release 4180
AAIP Hosts Statewide Conference Dedicated to Family Preservation Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP News Release 3933
IHS head stops in Lawton, addresses funding issues Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native American Times Special Contributor 4578
Click for Babies Project Needs Local Knitters to Help Prevent Infant Abuse Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 4314
Reducing Infant Mortality Focus of Statewide Initiative Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 4915
Fruit orchard planted on South Dakota reservation Written by Associated Press 3549
Documentary looks at suicide among Alaska Natives Written by MARY BETH SMETZER, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 4893
Arizona running club boosts Native Americans' health Written by VANDANA SEBASTIAN, The Arizona Republic 5508
Sanford Health receives grant to study cervical cancer
Study focusing on American Indian women under Written by Sanford Health News Release 3376
Looking to save on prescriptions? It’s complicated Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer 4978
Tulsa Indian Health Care Resource Center having 'Teddy Bear' Clinic Written by Emily Bolusky, IHCRC News Releasew 3174
Public Health Warning Issued for West Nile Virus Written by Oklahoma State Department of Health 3502
IHS announces tribal HIV/STD training kit, guide Written by Dianne Dawson, HIS Public Affairs Staff 3921
Indian Health Board of Billings to offer HIV tests Written by Associated Press 4871
Tribal clinic discontinuing chronic care service to non-tribal citizens Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 6242
Native American dropout rates higher in Rapid City Written by Associated Press 4433
Moapa Paiutes blame power plant for early deaths, sickness Written by CRISTINA SILVA, Associated Press 5616
Youth, Indian skin won’t protect you from melanoma Written by KAREN SHADE, Native American Times 9805
Hyperthermia: too hot for your health Written by National Institutes of Health News Release 3972
CDC trying out free AIDS tests at drugstores Written by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer 9155
‘Let’s Move in Indian Country’ hits year mark, despite funding hurdles Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 4648
Choctaw tribe signs deal for new hospital Written by Associated Press 5729
AAIP Receives Grant For Careers in Health for Native Students Program Written by Jason McCarty 4113
2nd hantavirus case confirmed on Pine Ridge Written by Associated Press 4349
Website offers Native Americans diabetes forums Written by Associated Press 5143
Home for chronic inebriates opens in Fairbanks Written by JEFF RICHARDSON, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 7490
Living a Balanced Life with Diabetes Written by National Diabetes Education Program News Release 5235
SD life expectancy grows past age 80 Written by Associated Press 4851
Olympic Legend Billy Mills, Kickapoo Chairman, to co-chair new diabetes campaign Written by . 4856
Agency uses traditional healing to tackle abuse Written by RYAN BOETEL, Farmington Daily Times 4633
Native women push for improved access to Plan B Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5790
Struggling South Dakota hospital faces insolvency Written by CODY WINCHESTER, Argus Leader 4390
Rights set for American Indian medical care Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4550
Foundation awards $2.88 million to improve food systems Written by First Nations Development Institute
 3174
Tribe looks to teenagers to revive bison demand Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4956
NM hospital hires its first endocrinologist Written by RYAN BOETEL, The Daily Times 4572
Healthy Marriage Project makes headway in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Special to the Native Times 8734
Program aims to help Native Americans quit smoking Written by Associated Press 9747
UNMC to provide dental services for Omaha Tribe Written by Associated Press 4794
Apple juice can pose a health risk – from calories Written by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer 4934
Duo to examine American Indian diabetes woes Written by Associated Press 4552
Choctaw Nation donates 
$1 million to Dean McGee Eye Institute Written by Choctaw Nation Release 4212
Two-Day Conference Will Focus on Curbing American Indian Obesity Rates Written by Jason McCarty, AAIP 5281
Oklahoma Agencies Offer HIV/AIDS Testing and Promote Activities for World AIDS Day, Dec. 1 Written by Okla. State Dept. of Health 6228
Mazopiya Offers Free Informational
and Cooking Classes Written by TESSA LEHTO, SMSC 3904
Don’t Lose Sight of Diabetic Eye Disease Written by National Institutes of Health 4193
Study: Oral health poor among Pine Ridge members Written by AMBER HUNT, Associated Press 4295
Indian youth center debuts public service spot Written by Associated Press 4025
Traditional gardener educates with healthy harvest Written by SUZANNE HECK, Potawatomi News 5089
Participate in the National PTA’s Healthy Lifestyles Month with TOPS Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6666
Feds, Alaska Natives focus on suicide prevention Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 5617
How to Spot Domestic Violence Written by Ginny Grimsley 4998
New hospital set to open in Eagle Butte Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press 8363
New Program Allows Dieters to ‘Bet’ – and Profit – On Shedding Pounds
 Written by HealthyWage Release 5496
Runner goes ‘100 miles for life’ to beat diabetes Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 4039
Minnesota Reservation copes with hunger issues Written by JULIE SIPLE, Minnesota Public Radio 5041
Spice Up Life with Good Health, Says TOPS Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 5070
AHIMA, HHS offering free Health IT training Written by Heath & Human Services Release 6740
Shawnees Open Opiate Treatment Clinic Written by Quapaw Counseling Services News Release 5117
CDC: Severe dental decay among Native children Written by RACHEL D'ORO, Associated Press 4554
State Museum Hosts National Traveling Exhibit To Promote Healthy Living Written by Darlene Lizarraga 4236
Initiative aims to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes Written by US DEPT. HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 4821
American Indians face health obstacles in Indiana Written by Associated Press 5334
Preventing Falls in Older Persons Can Prevent Admissions to Care Facilities 
 Written by Oklahoma State Dept. of Health 3963
Creighton to study diabetes among Neb., SD tribes Written by Associated Press 3181
Free Sept. 22 Web Conference Helps Okla. Caregivers Written by National Private Duty Association 6518
TOPS Ten Tips: Cycling on the Road to Success Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6097
North Dakota hospitals, Indian Health Service, tribes in dispute over bills Written by Associated Press 6393
Official: Lack of funding harms Indian health Written by JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press 5814
Senate hearing in Mont. examines Indian suicides Written by Associated Press 5652
Free national conference to improve health in tribal communities Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 6140
OU to study tribal cancer prevention efforts Written by Associated Press 5736
Chickasaw tribe looks to improve access to health care Written by MURRAY EVANS, Associated Press 7736
Nurses work to curb infant mortality deaths Written by PATRICK SPRINGER, The Forum 6702
Kiowa healing arts practitioner pursues natural medicine Written by JoKAY DOWELL, Oklahoma Native Times 8254
IHS Director recognizes traditional healing clinic with public health leadership award Written by DIANNE DAWSON 6347
AFHCAN telemedicine program reaches significant milestone in Alaska Written by Fiona Brosnan, ANTHC 8180
Martin hospital, Indian Health Service at odds Written by Associated Press 5338
Drug shows improved kidney function for type 2 diabetes patients Written by Jeff Carlton, UT Southwestern Medical Center 4854
Breastfeeding Initiative is Part of Let’s Move! in Indian Country Written by Dianne Dawson, IHS 8331
Choctaw Nation Health Services announces ‘Going Lean’ Written by . 8845
Keep Dad Healthy This Father’s Day Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6541
Smart Eating to Help Lower Your Blood Pressure Written by Department of Public Health and Human Services 4113
‘Let’s Move’ initiative underway in Indian Country Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7190
Inter-Tribal Wellness Center First Ever Certified White Bison Treatment Center Written by Dyani Bingham 6605
Let’s Move! in Indian Country launched at Menominee Rez Written by USDA press release 7836
Tips to Help Dialysis Patients Stay Safe during Severe Weather Written by Fresenius Medical Care 6676
Low Impact, High Results Written by TOPS / Take Off Pounds Sensibly 5276
Keep an Eye on Your Vision Written by National Eye Institute Release 4973
Autism: Unlocking Mireya Salazar's world Written by ERIC GORSKI, The Denver Post 6812
Bradford urges Native youth to get active Written by STAFF REPORTS 11812
Ag Secretary, Quarterback Sam Bradford Urge Native American Youth to Get Active Written by USDA Release 6783
2 SD tribes part of nutrition education program Written by Associated Press 7458
Limiting carbs, not calories, reduces liver fat faster Written by UT Southwestern 6857
Hilo Medical Center launches diabetes course Written by Associated Press 6555
Chickasaw tribe gets $109,000 for nutrition program Written by Associated Press 6781
What are the warning signs of autism in children? Written by BRENT RAWLS 7156
TOPS’ Ten Overrated Restaurant Items Written by TOPS / Take Off Pounds Sensibly 6426
HHS Announces Plan to Reduce Health Disparities Written by OASH Press Office 4794
NM governor signs suicide prevention bill Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 6170
IHS director says problems being addressed Written by Associated Press 7493
Indian youth suicide crisis continues to baffle health officials Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 8487
Indian Child Suicides - Enterprise: Indian youth suicide crisis baffles Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 7858
Navajo-area health officials see rise in HIV cases Written by Associated Press 7290
TOPS Helps Decipher Food Marketing Gimmicks Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 8175
Oklahoma siblings have heart surgery in 4 years Written by SONYA COLBERG, The Oklahoman 6779
Bill aims to stem American Indian teenage suicides Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5877
NAPT release follows man’s diet struggle Written by JESSICA KINZER 10014
Getting Fit Can Be More Fun with a Partner Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 7981
Living Strong: Keeping the Passion Burning Written by Toqua Ticeahkie, Native American Times 6953
Mental health settlement trustees award $2.1M to reservations, communities Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6263
Is It Really Your Fault That You’re Fat? Written by RUSS HANDLER 8058
January 2011: Glaucoma Awareness Month Written by National Eye Institute 8122
TOPS Offers Remedies for Holiday Celebrations Without Regret Written by KIMBERLY GREENE, TOPS 6716
Study: IHS lacks accessibility to specialty care, other resources Written by LORI SHANKS, Partners.org 7781
Enjoy a healthier holiday with simple substitutions Written by UT Southwestern Medical Center 5193
Native American Diabetes Awareness Day, Nov. 30 Written by RSTDPP Media 8133
NY drops among states in anti-smoking funding Written by MICHAEL GORMLEY, Associated Press 5187
Series gives consumers skinny on food choices Written by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press 5448
Navajos who burn coal for heat are at risk Written by ALYSA LANDRY, The Daily Times 6195
Sanford doctor focuses on American Indian health Written by PATRICK SPRINGER, The Forum 6257
Chickasaw Nation debuts electronic WIC nutrition cards Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6295
Indian Health Care Resource Center Receives Federal Grant for Healthy Tulsa Pathways Collaborative P Written by Emily Bolusky 7614
Early cancer detection saves lives Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 5887
Farmington facility sees many repeat clients detox Written by ALYSA LANDRY, The Daily Times 5727
Clinics help urban Indians live with diabetes Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press Writer 7863
Coeur d'Alene tribe gets federal hospital funding Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6384
Energy-efficient home in Quinhagak off the ground Written by ALEX DEMARBAN, The Tundra Drums 6083
Survey says South Dakota has rising obesity rate Written by JOHN HULT, Argus Leader 6840
Secretary Sebelius,Roubideaux reaffirm shared commitment Written by Indian Health Service/Business Wire Release 4712
North America Indian AIDS Summit 2010 Written by Liberty Research Group 6131
TOPS Helps Figure Out Fiber Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6693
Strong Warriors gather strength, change name Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 9143
Longest Walk 3 needing state coordinators Written by The Longest Walk news release 6362
Missoula cancer researchers get $1.4M grant Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4593
Montana Wyoming Tribal Cancer Summit Scheduled for Great Falls, MT Written by Montana Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council 6482
Notah Begay III Foundation opens first of its kind soccer field, community park Written by CRYSTAL ECHOHAWK, NB3 Foundation 5963
NB3 Foundation to expand programs to fight obesity among Native youth Written by WILL CHAVEZ, Native American Times Correspondent 9007
Counselor, bulldog team fight addiction Written by TRAVIS NOLAND, Cherokee Nation 6435
Sanford creates Native American health office Written by DIRK LAMMERS, Associated Press Writer 6204
Sen. Byron Dorgan: American Indians getting $1.9 million in federal funds Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4604
Researchers receive $1 million to improve health in Native communities Written by University of California, Davis 6451
Comanches work to muscle out diabetes Written by Dana Attocknie, Native American Times 8482
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Hosts Free Diabetes Summit Written by Johnnie Brasuell, MCN Diabetes Program Manager and Shirlene Ade, Women’s Caucus Chairperson, Nationa 6529
Support key to weight loss Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 5463
Alcohol Use Rate Among American Indian or Alaska Native Adults is Well Below the National Average Written by SAMHSA 9379
Poll: Fewer opportunities seen for minority kids Written by ILEANA MORALES, Associated Press Writer 5267
The Importance of Breakfast: Mom Was Right Written by TOPS Club Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 3954
Wind River reservation girls learn self defense Written by KRISTY GRAY, Casper Star-Tribune 7167
Study: 10 minutes of exercise, hour-long effects Written by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer 4777
CDC, IHS urge American Indian, Alaska Native parents to protect preteens with recommended vaccines Written by AED 8589
Nike, Bureau of Indian Education sign agreement Written by Associated Press 5584
Cherokee Income - NC American Indians with casino income fare better Written by TOM BREEN, 
Associated Press Writer 11243
Blood sugar test goes bad at New Mexico event Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 6272
Study: Health risks in urban Native women Written by RACHEL D'ORO, 
Associated Press Writer 5159
Ad campaign targets meth use in Indian Country Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 7321
Weight-Wise Cooking Tips: Simple Swaps & Strategies That Slim Written by Susan Burke March, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE
 6139
Tribal members try to break bad eating habits Written by TOM ROBERTSON, Minnesota Public Radio 10901
Mescalero schools get suicide prevention funds Written by Associated Press 5726
Utah tribal groups get money for medical outreach Written by Associated Press 6061
Funding announced for children's health care Written by Health and Human Services 4748
Native care blends modern doctoring, medicine men Written by FELICIA FONSECA and HEATHER CLARK, 
Associated Press Writers 5995
Surprisingly Unhealthy Foods: What to Choose Instead Written by Susan Burke March, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE 14211
Keel applauds Congress for improvements to IHS Written by National Congress of American Indians release 5517
2 ND tribes get diabetes grants Written by Associated Press 6265
Office of Minority Health seeks input Written by Publisher 5672
Survey indicates real impact of diabetes-based education Written by STEPHINE POSTON 7065
Tribal official urges improved health services Written by CHET BROKAW
, Associated Press Writer 6156
Sebelius urges American Indians, Alaska Natives to get flu vaccination for H1N1 Written by Lynette Willie, HHS Communications Director
 7919
Yuma teacher’s ‘heart’ in running off diabetes Written by WILLIAM ROLLER
, The Sun 6901
Native Americans stalked more than other ethnic groups Written by Ann N. Dapice, PhD 12991
For Whiteclay, Neb., problems, some push for detox Written by NATE JENKINS, 
Associated Press Writer 7587
$10 million in grants to be awarded for Native children's health care Written by BUSINESS WIRE 6947
Diabetes prevention is the best remedy, TOPS medical expert says Written by TOPS 6135
Wellbriety program wins purpose prize Written by W. Lee Morrow 9409
Ore. mental health agency uses Native American way Written by SU-JIN YIM
, The Oregonian 11090
Society provides resources for diabetic foot care Written by American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society 7760
IHS Director discusses health care issues with senator Written by SEN. JOHNSON'S OFFICE 6746
Former FSU football star inspires Indian health plan Written by KEN THOMAS, ASSOCIATED PRESS 7215
Healing the Sacred Child workshop scheduled Written by LYNETTE TWO BULLS 9029
Mother talks about baby’s death Statistics say SIDS deaths are higher among Native Americans Written by ROCHELLE HINES, Associated Press 10358
Native American Groups Unite to Discuss Food Security for the 21st Century and Beyond Written by . 12743

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