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Santa Fe Students Pledge To End Gun Violence

Santa Fe Students Pledge To End Gun Violence

Wednesday is National Student Pledge Against Violence Day, and school administrators in Santa Fe are encouraging students to sign a pledge promising …

LISTEN: Public Health In New Mexico And Election 2014

LISTEN: Public Health In New Mexico And Election 2014

KUNM Call In Show Thu. 10/23 8a: What public health issues are New Mexico candidates talking about in their campaigns? What are politicians and …

Santa Fe Hospital Union Agrees To New Contract

Santa Fe Hospital Union Agrees To New Contract

A union that represents hundreds of nurses and medical technicians at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe has

Drug Schedule Basics

Drug Schedule Basics

By Marisa Demarco — The public health reporting team just ran a story about the reclassification of opioid pain meds in the drug schedules. With …

Ex-Nurse Says Hospitals Lack Infection Control Training

Ex-Nurse Says Hospitals Lack Infection Control Training

By Marisa Demarco — Questions about whether hospitals are ready to handle Ebola patients are springing up around the country this week after two …

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APD Reform Meetings Begin in Albuquerque

APD Reform Meetings Begin in Albuquerque

Tuesday marked the first of 10 meetings of the Collaborative on Police-Community Relations in Albuquerque. Police officers and commanders

Flu Season Is Back: Time For Shots!

Flu Season Is Back: Time For Shots!

There’s been so much media attention focused on the Ebola crisis in West Africa and whether the healthcare system in the U.S. is ready for cases

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