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  • Diabetes Healing Circle

    Diabetes is such an overwhelming disease. It greatly impacts your daily activities and routines. In order to fight against this disease, we (AIHSC), believe that family, friends and others struggling with the disease are our first line of defense tow…

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    News article written by Victor M Reaux, BA.

  • Gathering of Native Americans, 2017

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    Blog post written by Sophia Burke, MA, LPC

  • Healthy Relationship Peer Education Scholarship Opportunity!

    American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth enrolled in high school between ages 14 and 18 are invited to apply for a scholarship opportunity offered through the American Indian Health Service of Chicago, Inc’s Domestic Violence Prevention Init…

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    News article written by Jessica Ryan, Psy. D.

  • Driving While Impaired -- Drugs and Alcohol

    Source: https://www.ncadd.org/about-addiction/addiction-update/driving-while-impaired-alcohol-and-drugs FACT:   An estimated 32% of fatal car crashes involve an intoxicated driver or pedestrian. (NHTSA) FACT:   3,952 fatally injured drivers…

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  • Pizza, burgers and the like: A single high-fat meal can damage the metabolism

    Source: Deutsches Zentrum fuer Diabetesforschung DZD The global proliferation of overweight and obese people and people with type 2 diabetes is often associated with the consumption of saturated fats. Scientists at the German Diabetes Center (Deutsch…

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  • Native Americans Turning the Tide Against Diabetes

    January 31, 2017 By: Judy Sarasohn, HHS (Public Affairs) Summary:  The progress in reducing kidney failure among Native Americans has happened since the IHS began using team-based approaches to diabetes and kidney care. The tribal elder at Fort…

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    News article written by Victor M Reaux, BA.