A poor diet now causes more deaths than tobacco smoking and high blood pressure. A healthier diet pattern is associated with 25 percent lower likelihood of developing physical impairment with aging. According to a 27-year global diet analysis published this month in the journal the Lancet, one in five deaths globally — that’s about 11 […]
The passing of the 2018 farm bill should lead to provisions that benefit tribal nations across the country.
November is National Diabetes Month. Statistics from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Indian Health Service speak to the alarming number of American Indian/Alaska Natives who deal with diabetes. American Indians and Alaska Natives are clearly at greater risk: 2.2 times higher— Likelihood of American Indians and Alaska Natives to have diabetes compared with […]