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Highest Deforestation Rates Affecting Paraguay’s Uncontacted Natives: Pa...
Agro-industrial development is putting intense pressure on the Chaco woodlands of Bolivia, Argentina, and especially, Paraguay.
It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate! Flu Season Peaks in January and February
Native Americans are in a high risk category when it comes to developing severe complications from the flu. Compared to the general U.S popu
Gas company: Amazon tribes vulnerable to 'massive deaths'
Amazon tribes in Peru's rainforest are at risk of 'massive deaths' from new diseases to which they lack immunity, gas company Pluspetrol adm
Indigenous Peoples Higher Risk to Bird Flu Driven by Genetics, Historica...
Studies of indigenous populations in Alaska and Australia by researchers at Australia's University of Melbourne have found that genetic diff
Toxic Salmon: Consumption Advisories as Life-Giving Fish Threatens Health
Waterways are so ontaminated in Washington State that fish consumption is limited, and tribes say it guts their treaty rights.
Alcoholism and Diabetes vs. Eat, Drink & Be Merry
Editor's Note: The following is an edited version of an academic presentation at the World Diabetes Congress last week. Given the terrible n
Attawapiskat's housing crisis: A ground-level perspective - Aboriginal -...
"The first thing I do when I wake up in the morning is kick a leg out from under the blanket to see if the electric furnace in my house is s
Healthiest Eating Costs $1.50 a Day Per Person More, Researchers Find
Healthy diets, like those that ward off diabetes – rich in fruits, vegetables, fish, and nuts – cost significantly more than unhealthy diets
Columbia River Treaty Recommendation Near Finalization
Many questions remain as the Columbia River Treaty recommendation period nears its finalization.
Bluegrass pipeline | Indian burial site in way; looters strike
An Indian burial site in Hardin County has been looted between visits by archaeologists working for the Bluegrass Pipeline project, promptin
Mayan Community in Guatemala Under Attack, Seeking Assistance
The burning and sacking of a Mayan community in Guatemala is continuing according to advocates who are seeking international support.
Ecuadorian Government Shuts Down Indigenous Advocate Organization
The Ecuadorian government shut down the non-profit Pachamama Foundation, which advocates on indigenous and environmental issues, on December