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“Kids Supporting Kids” presents CELEBRATE! January 30

“Kids Supporting Kids” presents CELEBRATE! January 30

January 26, 2016
Kids Supporting Kids was founded in 2014 to raise funds for much needed alternative medical treatments, like massage and acupuncture, for UNM pediatric cancer patients. Such treatments often aren’t covered by insurance, but can open physical, emotional and psychological doors for improved recovery.
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Echols named chief medical officer at SRMC

Echols named chief medical officer at SRMC

January 07, 2016
Paul G. Echols, MD, has been selected as the chief medical officer for UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center (SRMC) in Rio Rancho, the UNM Health Sciences Center announced Thursday. Echols, a long-time UNM orthopedic surgeon, comes to the role with more than 40 years of physician experience, according to Jamie Silva-Steele, SRMC president and CEO.
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NM Poison Center offers tips to prevent holiday poisonings

NM Poison Center offers tips to prevent holiday poisonings

December 22, 2015
In 2014, the NMPDIC received 196 calls regarding carbon monoxide. Also referred to as the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide is an odorless and colorless gas released through defective generators, gas furnaces and heaters, gasoline-powered vehicles and equipment and other fuel-burning appliances.
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Albuquerque community helps brighten holidays

Albuquerque community helps brighten holidays

December 15, 2015
Each year, UNM Children’s Hospitals gives toys to children who are being treated at their facilities and clinics during the holiday season and this year toys were in short supply. The number of dolls, games, toys and other items donated since Friday could fill three 10’x10’ storage units.
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