This is our ancestral food, this is indigenous food. It’s what we need, it’s worth cooking right and it’s forever worth protecting.
More than 600 tribal health leaders are attending the 10th annual annual National Tribal Public Health Summit.
Steve Turner honors his heritage, pharmacy career, and love of country music.
For current Medicare recipients, 'Medicare for All' really means 'Medicare for None.'
A panel of federal officials and tribal leaders will talk about the budgets for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service.
The Trump administration remains silent on a key issue -- forward funding for tribal programs.


A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

A former Indian Health Service pediatrician who was convicted of sexual abuse and awaits trial on more charges continues to cause headaches for the beleaguered agency.

Sioux San employees and Rapid City Indian community members are in for another rollercoaster ride.

The Sogorea Te Land Trust is working to create an alternative land base for Indigenous people in California’s East Bay.

For the thousands of migrants showing up at the U.S.-Mexico border, health care is nearly impossible to afford.

Community members are calling for the ouster of the interim chief executive officer and the clinical director of the Urban Inter-Tribal Center of Texas.

Liquor sales have ended in Whiteclay, a town near the Pine Ridge Reservation. But the healing is only beginning.

The opioid crisis has hit Indian Country hard, with high rates of addiction, overdoses and deaths been seen across the nation.

'We did it,' Western Native Voice said after a bill to extend Montana’s Medicaid expansion program cleared its final hurdle.

Medicaid brings more money into the Indian health system. Why aren't more states expanding the program?

A high-stakes bill renewing Montana’s expanded Medicaid program sputtered forward in the state Senate Monday, picking up the single vote it needed.

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation's sovereign boundaries and the Crow Tribe's treaty rights are at stake before the highest court in the land.

From 2002 to 2013, the list price of insulin nearly tripled, causing patient out-of-pocket expenses to double.

Conservative politicians in Montana are vowing to defeat a Medicaid expansion bill sponsored by an Indian lawmaker.

Lower vaccination rates are putting Arizona at risk for an outbreak of measles, mumps and other preventable diseases.

Drug overdoses among rural Native Americans and Native Alaskans increased by 519 percent, more than twice the national average.

She slowly stepped out of the house into the hot summer sun. She was thin and pale and I didn’t recognize her until she spoke.

I’ve introduced a number of bills to help provide additional help for patients struggling with mental health issues.

The Indian Health Service is back in the spotlight on Capitol Hill as the Trump administration struggles with old and emerging controversies.

Jason McNees benefited from services provided by the Helena Indian Alliance. Now he's helping others.

Fighting opioid addiction always is tough, but it’s even tougher for rural residents who live miles from treatment clinics.

If we add up all the ways that Canadian governments have oppressed Indigenous peoples over the centuries, those governments bear a weighty burden.

I will continue to stand with my Republican colleagues in defending life for the most vulnerable, whether those individuals are unborn or born.

Warning of 'devastating effects for Indian Country,' tribes are rebuking the Trump administration for failing to defend the health care promised to their people.

These early Native traditions spur physical well-being.

Trisheena Kills Pretty Enemy still remembers the ambulances parked in front of her house, the long trips to Denver for treatment and the doctor's announcement on Christmas Eve.

A little known official at the White House is playing a key role in the future of the Indian Health Service.

'These predators will find a way to infiltrate organizations to get positions where they have access to kids,' one advocate said.

The White House has started an all out attack on the Affordable Care Act, including the Indian Health Care Improvement Act.

An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.

A federal law that makes key improvements at the Indian Health Service is on the chopping block in the Trump era.