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  • 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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  • 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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  • Welcome to the new Website!

    Under construction new content will be added soon. 

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    News article written by Rejoyce Villar Stefaniuk, RN, BSN