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Journalist Lisa Jones muses on covering Native American health issues and remembers her friend... more »
posted 06/01/11
It is a well-documented fact that from the late 1800s on, Native American tribes on the high... more »
posted 07/29/10

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The construction of a dam near an Indian reservation on the Missouri River forced residents to less fertile land and put an end to their farming habits. Since then, American Indians have experienced a lack of nutrition, leading to diabetes, hypertension and obesity.