Episode 1109 | Reconnecting With a Healthy Lifestyle: Health & Wellness: The Indigenous Way

>>ACCORDING TO THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, NATIVE AMERICANS AND ALASKA NATIVES ARE MORE LIKELY TO REPORT THAT THEIR HEALTH IS FAIR OR POOR COMPARED TO OTHER GROUPS, PARTICULARLY CAUCASIANS. BUT SOME LEADERS AND TRIBES IN THE SOUTHWEST ARE TURNING THINGS AROUND BY COMBINING THE BEST PRACTICES AND INFORMATION FROM WESTERN MEDICINE WITH…

Healthcare for undocumented immigrants

MEXICO AND EXPLAINS A SOLUTION SOME SAY COULD HELP THEM.>>THE DOCTORS THINK I’VE HAD IT FOR LIKE, ALL MY LIFE.>>RAUL IS TALKING ABOUT HIS BRAIN CONDITION THAT COULD TRIGGER SEIZURES, AND CAUSE PANIC ATTACKS. THINGS GOT BAD 4 YEARS AGO, WHEN A BLOOD VESSEL MASS IN HIS BRAIN BRAIN.>>I DIDN’T HAVE A DOCTOR. SOMEBODY FOUND…

Episode 1116 | Big Healthy Life: Nutrition In Depth

>>Gene: You’ve been watching the documentary “Big Healthy Life,” by local filmmaker Chris Schueler. I’m joined now in studio by one of the experts in that film, Patty Keane. She’s a registered dietician and associate scientist at the UNM Prevention Research Center. Thank you for being here. Really appreciate you being here. Now the film…

Carlsbad Medical Center sues patients that can’t pay bills

BLEEDING THEM DRY. AS THE ONLY EMERGENCY CARE IN THE AREA, RESIDENTS SAY THEY HAVE NOWHERE ELSE TO GO, AND ARE BEING SUED FOR BILLS THEY CAN )T PAY. NEWS 13 )S REBECCA ATKINS IS LIVE IN THE NEWSPLEX WITH THE STORY. REBECCA. KIM, IN AN INVESTIGATION REVEALED BY C-N-N… A HANDFUL OF PEOPLE IN…

Albuquerque dentist indicted on felony medical insurance fraud charges

ALBUQUERQUE DENTIST, CLAIMING HE PRACTICED ON PATIENTS WITHOUT A LICENSE. NEWS 13 )S JEANNIE NGUYEN SPOKE WITH THAT DENTIST TODAY AND TELLS US WHAT HE HAS TO SAY. Mark Torres – Special Agent, Office of Superintendent of Insurance – 1:09:26 “When we have an individual that )s trying to play in the grey, what we…

Rust Medical Center to open pediatric unit

SOON BE EQUIPPED FOR PEDIATRIC (INPATIENTS. NEXT MONTH, THE HOSPITAL WILL OPEN A 12- BED PEDIATRIC UNIT FOR KIDS WHO NEED TO BE ADMITTED, BUT DON )T NEED SPECIALTY CARE. BEFORE, FAMILIES HAD TO DRIVE DOWNTOWN. PEDIATRICIANS WILL ALSO CONSULT PATIENTS IN PERSON, INSTEAD OF OVER THE PHONE. THE UNIT WILL BE IN A SECTION…

Health officials warn vaping may be linked to lung disease

>>>>AT LEAST FOUR VAPING CASES OUR STATE THAT MIGHT BE LINKED TO LUNG DISEASE. WHILE HEALTH EXPERTS SAY THEY CAN’T PROVE 100% THAT VAPING IS THE CAUSE OF DISEASES LIKE THIS, THERE ARE MANY FACTORS THAT SUGGEST IT IS.>>I THINK ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES ARE THE NEMESIS OF THE 21ST CENTURY. REPORTER: VAPEING, NOW COMING WITH ANOTHER…

UNM researchers develop vaccine to possibly prevent Alzheimer's Disease

ALZHEIMER )S DISEASE DOES NOT EXIST. BUT, RESEARCHERS AT U-N-M BELIEVE THEY MAY HAVE FOUND A WAY TO PREVENT IT. NEWS 13 )S JEANNIE NGUYEN IS HERE TO SHOW US THEIR WORK. DEAN — IT )S EXCITING NEWS FOR PEOPLE WHO FEAR DEVELOPING ALZHEIMER )S DISEASE. U-N-M RESEARCHERS HAVE DEVELOPED A VACCINE THAT COULD PROTECT…