When you look at a map of places in the United States where people don't have health insurance, what's clear is there were a lot of uninsured people in the Southwest in 2011.
August 30, 2013
Health researchers at all three Arizona universities and one Navajo college received $6 million to establish the Center for American Indian Resilience.
August 22, 2013
Salmonella Outbreak Map
In 37 states, more than 300 people have been infected with salmonella, many of which were children. Investigators have linked the source of the outbreak to a chicken, duck and turkey hatchery in Eastern New Mexico.
August 20, 2013
Binge drinking is reported by about 15% of U.S. adults
Excessive alcohol consumption cost U.S. taxpayers more than $220 billion in 2006. That's according to a new study released by the Centers for Disease Control.
August 14, 2013
The chilies in your favorite hot sauce, may give you more of a kick than you bargained for. A research team at the University of Nevada Las Vegas has found elevated levels of lead in several hot sauces imported from Mexico.
July 30, 2013
As of Friday, it’s unclear whether three or four New Mexico behavioral health clinics accused of fraud are handing over management to five Arizona companies.
July 26, 2013
For the Texas-Mexico border region this means women will have little choice but to turn to dangerous alternatives to deal with an unwanted pregnancy.
July 25, 2013
A client of NCI walks to the entrance.
The largest detoxification center in New Mexico bordering the Navajo Nation is scheduled to close and reopen under a new name, and management.
July 24, 2013
Centuries ago Native American tribes across the country signed treaties with the federal government that gave away much of their land in exchange for funding for health care, education and housing. Time and time again those federal funds have been cut.
July 19, 2013
An MRI Of A CCM Bleed
In the Southwest, a rare genetic disorder known as the Common Hispanic Mutation has haunted those of Spanish descent for nearly 400 years. They call it “El Frio”, or the cold, and for the first time, researchers are looking into the genealogy of the disease and are hoping for treatments.
July 12, 2013


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