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HSC expert weighs in on skin cancer

HSC expert weighs in on skin cancer

The U.S. surgeon general says more people in the U.S. are getting skin cancer. Indoor tanning and over ...
NM Poison Center joins FDA in warning about caffeine powder

NM Poison Center joins FDA in warning about caffeine powder

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid powdered caffeine products, following the ...
New Mexico among top states for HPV vaccinations

New Mexico among top states for HPV vaccinations

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New Mexico is using more HPV vaccine to protect ...
Stroke and brain injury specialists get

Stroke and brain injury specialists get "ACCESS" to rural NM hospitals

Neurologists and neurosurgeons at UNM Hospital can now help treat patients in rural communities, thanks to an ...
North Valley clinic breaks ground

North Valley clinic breaks ground

Gov. Susana Martinez and Bernalillo County Commission Chairwoman Debbie O’Malley helped hospital ...
Lactation expert joins CDC on helping mothers maintain breast-feeding

Lactation expert joins CDC on helping mothers maintain breast-feeding

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says mothers are not breast-feeding their babies consistently ...
UNM Hospital ahead of the curve to screen babies

UNM Hospital ahead of the curve to screen babies

A new state law requires all New Mexico hospitals to screen newborns for Critical Congenital Heart Disease. ...
Fear paralyzes women from breast exams

Fear paralyzes women from breast exams

Gripped by fear, some women avoid getting screened for breast cancer.  But a UNM oncologist explains how ...
Endocrinologist implores New Mexicans to get diabetic tests

Endocrinologist implores New Mexicans to get diabetic tests

A recent study from the American Journal of Preventive Medicine finds that few Hispanics and Mexican ...
Support cushions new breast cancer patients

Support cushions new breast cancer patients

Patients diagnosed with breast cancer face a plethora of decisions, but support from the UNM Cancer Center is ...
Carl and Martha

Carl and Martha

Carl's story is about taking action. Just like his bike trips, Carl has approached his diagnosis of prostate ...
First online course helps nurses boost rural health care

First online course helps nurses boost rural health care

The UNM College of Nursing debuts its first online course for nurses in rural areas. The eight-week ...

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