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Vaccination Rates Among American Indians

Vaccination Rates Among American Indians

This article originally appeared on the NICOA blog. Immunization against childhood diseases is regarded as one of the greatest public health achievements in the United States and worldwide. The benefit of vaccinations has been particularly notable for American Indian...
Vaccination Rates Among American Indians

NICOA Creates COVID-19 Tribal Needs Assessment

This article originally appeared on the NICOA blog. The National Indian Council on Aging (NICOA) invites you to participate in our COVID-19 tribal needs assessment. Your participation will positively impact the wellbeing of American Indian and Alaska Native elders. As...
Vaccination Rates Among American Indians

It’s the Season for Getting (or Keeping) Health Coverage

By Lauren Pongan, National Director. With the number of COVID-19 cases reaching record highs in the U.S., healthcare access and coverage remains top of mind. November and December are the months to reassess and adjust your healthcare coverage, if you enroll...
Vaccination Rates Among American Indians

The Ways the Pandemic Has Influenced Our Eating Habits

More cooking, more uncertainty, less exercise and less sleep have taken their toll By Randi Mazzella. This article originally appeared on the Next Avenue blog.  Part of the THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW SPECIAL REPORT Last week, my husband and I...