Tag: National Indian Health Board

Diabetes Program Shows Success

Diabetes is epidemic among Native Americans and rates have continued to increase since the 1960s. At the National Indian Health Board annual conference in Anchorage last week, participants discussed ways to convince Congress to keep the Special Diabetes Program for Indians going, in an era of tight federal budgets.

National Indian Health Board Convention Underway

The National Indian Health Board convention is underway in Anchorage and many of the workshops will focus on funding issues.