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Fighting Diabetes With Ancestral Plant-Based Foods

Native Food For Life – Online Course

Native Food For LIfe

Do you or does someone in your family have diabetes? Or are you a health educator or clinician? Join a free, six-session online course on plant-based eating for diabetes management and reversal from Native Americans for Community Action’s Lasting Indigenous Family Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) Program! We’ll meet virtually every Tuesday from 5:30 – 6:30 pm MST beginning January 11, 2022. Graduates will receive a certificate of participation.

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Native American Power Plate

Through ongoing partnerships with the Navajo Nation and the Eight Northern Pueblos of New Mexico, the Physicians Committee works with Native Americans to use their own ancestral plant-based foods to treat, reverse, and prevent diabetes.


Native American Resources

The Physicians Committee provides resources to help you with your plant-based journey, recipes, cooking videos, meal plans, curriculum for teaching kids and more!


Foods To Boost the Immune System

Give your immune system a boost with healthful, plant-based foods.


Coronavirus Prevention Tips

What you need to know about the coronavirus:

Native Healthy Can Be Tasty

What to eat? This fun, four-minute video was created with and for citizens of the Navajo Nation of all ages. Knowledge about food is powerful and can be used to prevent and heal diabetes. 

Navajo Nation Public Service Announcements

These short PSAs were created with and for citizens of the Navajo Nation to show the best choices to eat and drink!