Urban Indians continue to express concerns about a tribal takeover of an Indian Health Service facility.
The Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Health Board will manage most operations at the Sioux San Hospital in South Dakota.
Tribal and environmental leaders urged lawmakers to protect sacred land by banning mining around the Grand Canyon.
The federal government is failing to meet its trust and treaty obligations, according to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
Fresh off one policy strike against the Trump administration, tribes and Democrats in Congress are looking to score another.
The current movement to outlaw abortion is perceived by the Iroquois as an attempt by men to control the birthing process and to return women to their former condition of servitude.


It was one of those events that are life changing, but totally unplanned.

It is still the responsibility of the U.S. government, according to the 1868 Treaty, to provide health care.

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 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.