Journey to Wellness: We're asking our traditional healers, "How do we protect our people?"
"There's nothing in traditional medicine says you can't use western medicine and some of the privileges it brings"
According to the most recent information, COVID cases in Minnesota are up 29% over the previous two week period, and hospitalizations for COVID are up 87%.
But even though these are unprecedented times for most of us, Indigenous people have survived epidemics - and pandemics - for hundreds of years.
And their approach to handling this one is, not surprisingly, to see out the truth-sayers in their communities.
The Apenimowin & Debwewin: Indigenous Knowledge and Health during COVID-19 presentation is free and open to the public, and you can register here: