April 22, 2014

CPN dietitians hold cooking classes for individuals with diabetes

Since Nov. 2013, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Diabetes and Healthy Heart programs have put on a cooking demonstration once a month for individuals suffering from diabetes. […]
April 28, 2014

Diabetes prevention imperative for Native Americans

According to the American Diabetes Association, American Indians are at a 2.2 times higher risk of developing diabetes than other races. ADA also says that an […]
May 7, 2014

Healthy summer snacks

  A nice snack can come in handy if you’re on a hike, at the ball fields, or relaxing at your house during the long days […]
May 8, 2014

Tribal Youth get educated on diabetes prevention

  The after school programs at CPN’s Tribal Youth facility is an opportunity for youth between the ages of 12-17 to receive education focusing on drug […]
July 16, 2014

CPN Dietitian Torie Fuller instructs parents and youth on healthy cooking

Torie Fuller, CPN Dietitan and Healthy Heart Director, prepares pancakes during a cooking demo. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, childhood obesity continues to […]
August 13, 2014

Go back to school in style with healthy lunch options

With rates of childhood obesity and diabetes rising, now is the perfect time to reverse those numbers.  CPN Dietitian, Torie Fuller MS RD/LD, offers ideas and […]
August 29, 2014

Making tailgating a healthy experience

Whether pistols are firing or the Sooner Schooner is making its rounds, football season in Oklahoma brings friends and family together to cheer on their favorite […]
November 12, 2014

CPN emphasizing the ‘community’ in community garden

Native American culture, at its roots, is centered on tightly knit communities that work together for the good of the community.  Stories from across the continent […]
November 25, 2014

Avoid overeating this Thanksgiving

Tips on how to avoid overeating this holiday season. The holidays are known for having an abundant amount of comfort foods, desserts and snacks. Food is […]