Native American health
Native American disease and epidemics pervade many aspects of Native American life, both throughout history and in the modern day. Diseases and epidemics can be chronicled from centuries ago when Euro...
American Indians into Psychology
The American Indians into Psychology (AIIP) Program was founded in 1999 by John Malcolm Chaney, Professor of Psychology at Oklahoma State University. AIIP supports the education of Native American stu...
Navajo AIDS Network
The Navajo AIDS Network (NAN) is a Chinle, Arizona-based HIV prevention and AIDS service organization for American Indians who reside within the Navajo Nation, located in western New Mexico and easter...
Human genetic variation
Human genetic variation is the genetic differences both within and among populations. There may be multiple variants of any given gene in the human population (genes), leading to polymorphism. Many ge...
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Indian Health Service
The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an operating division (OPDIV) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). IHS is responsible for providing medical and public health services to ...
Methamphetamine and Native Americans
Methamphetamine became a major public health concern among Native Americans in the 2000s. Tribal leaders and reservation police departments consider this epidemic the largest threat to public safety....
Modern social statistics of Native Americans
Modern social statistics of Native Americans serve as defining characteristics of Native American life, and can be compared to the average United States citizens’ social statistics. Areas from their d...
Modern social statistics of Native Americans - Wikipedia
Reservation poverty
American Indian reservations face unique conditions and challenges of poverty. Income, employment, and educational attainment in these areas are considerably lower than national averages. Reservation...
Reservation poverty - Wikipedia
Timeline of human evolution
The timeline of human evolution outlines the major events in the development of the human species, and the evolution of humans' ancestors. It includes a brief explanation of some animals, species or g...
Native American disease and epidemics
Native American disease and epidemics pervade many aspects of Native American life, both throughout history and in the modern day. Diseases and epidemics can be chronicled from centuries ago when Euro...
Native American disease and epidemics - Wikipedia
Ghost sickness
Ghost sickness is a culture bound syndrome reported to occur among Native American tribes, including Navajo. People who are preoccupied and/or consumed by the deceased are believed among some Native A...
Ghost sickness - Wikipedia
Haplogroup Q (Y-DNA)
Haplogroup Q-M242 is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup.
Haplogroup Q-M242 is one of the two branches of haplogroup P-M45. Haplogroup Q-M242 is believed to have arisen in North Asia approximately 17,00...
Haplogroup Q (Y-DNA) - Wikipedia
Genealogical DNA test
A genealogical DNA test looks at a person's genome at specific locations. Results give information about genealogy or personal ancestry. In general, these tests compare the results of an individual to...
Genealogical DNA test - Wikipedia
Population genetics
Population genetics is the study of the distributions and changes of allele frequency in a population, as the population is subject to the four main evolutionary processes: natural selection, genetic ...
Mitochondrial DNA
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA or mDNA) is the DNA located in mitochondria, cellular organelles within eukaryotic cells that convert chemical energy from food into a form that cells can use, adenosine triph...
Mitochondrial DNA - Wikipedia
Haplogroup C3 (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, Haplogroup C-M217 is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup found with greatest frequency in indigenous Siberians (Buryats, Evens, Evenks, Udegeys, etc.), Kazakhs, and Mongolians. Haplogroup...
Haplogroup C3 (Y-DNA) - Wikipedia
Haplogroup R1 (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, Haplogroup R-M173 is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup, a subgroup of haplogroup R, associated with the M173 mutation. It is dominated in modern populations by two Eurasian clades, R-M4...
Haplogroup R1 (Y-DNA) - Wikipedia
Haplogroup Q1a3a (Y-DNA)
Haplogroup Q-M3 (Y-DNA) is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup. Haplogroup Q-M3 is a subclade of Haplogroup Q-L54.Haplogroup Q-M3 was previously known as Haplogroup Q3. In 1996 the research group at Stanfor...
Y-DNA haplogroups in Indigenous peoples of the Americas
Listed here are notable Indigenous peoples of the Americas by human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroups based on relevant studies. The samples are taken from individuals identified with the ethnic and lingui...
Y-DNA haplogroups in Indigenous peoples of the Americas - Wikipedia
Contemporary Native American issues in the United States
Contemporary Native American issues in the United States are issues arising in the late 20th century and early 21st century which affect Native Americans in the United States.
A little over one th...
Contemporary Native American issues in the United States - Wikipedia
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas primarily focus on Human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroups and Human mitochondrial DNA haplogroups. Autosomal "atDNA" markers are also used, but differ...
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas - Wikipedia