Health Care http://kunm.org en New Mexico in Last Place for Child Well-Being http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-last-place-child-well-being <p><em>UPDATE Feb. 19, 2014, at 1 p.m.: <a href="http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislation.aspx?Chamber=S&amp;LegType=JR&amp;LegNo=12&amp;year=14">SJR 12</a> is stuck in committee. A measure that would <a href="http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislation.aspx?chamber=S&amp;legtype=JR&amp;legno=%20%2013&amp;year=14">tie the state's minimum wage to inflation</a> passed the Senate and is awaiting a vote in the House.</em></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 01:40:21 +0000 Marisa Demarco 40332 at http://kunm.org New Mexico in Last Place for Child Well-Being New Mexico's Top 10 Public Health Stories In 2013 http://kunm.org/post/new-mexicos-top-10-public-health-stories-2013 <p>KUNM Public Health New Mexico reporter Marisa Demarco&nbsp;breaks it down with the highlights of public health news for 2013.</p><p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 00:05:56 +0000 Marisa Demarco 39935 at http://kunm.org New Mexico's Top 10 Public Health Stories In 2013 Women in Business: Stay healthy and achieve a healthy economy http://kunm.org/post/women-business-stay-healthy-and-achieve-healthy-economy <div class="page" title="Page 10"><div class="layoutArea"><div class="column"><p><span style="font-size: 12.000000pt; font-family: 'TimesNewRomanPSMT'">11/8 8:00am -This month Well Woman Radio </span><span style="font-size: 12.000000pt; font-family: 'TimesNewRomanPSMT'">will focus on women in business, and changes needed in the way businesses run in order to stay </span><span style="font-size: 12.000000pt; font-family: 'TimesNewRomanPSMT'">healthy and achieve a healthy&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: TimesNewRomanPSMT; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 1.5;">economy.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 20:09:49 +0000 Giovanna Rossi 37112 at http://kunm.org Women in Business: Stay healthy and achieve a healthy economy Health care reform: Will it help make American women and families healthier http://kunm.org/post/health-care-reform-will-it-help-make-american-women-and-families-healthier <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: -webkit-auto; widows: 2;">10/11 8:00am -Health care reform, also known as the Affordable Care Act or "Obamacare", is moving forward with new health coverage enrollment starting in October, and both women and men could have a lot to gain. Women's health advocates say the law impacts women enormously because it's often women who make health care decisions for their families.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 20:17:35 +0000 Giovanna Rossi 37113 at http://kunm.org Health care reform: Will it help make American women and families healthier Improving Birth For Moms And Babies http://kunm.org/post/improving-birth-moms-and-babies <p></p><p>9/13 8a:&nbsp; Recently, women across the country came together in over one hundred and seventy locations for a coordinated "Rally to Improve Birth" . The idea was to increase awareness and support for evidence based maternity care. Hear from Tina Cassidy, author of Birth: the Surprising History of How We Are Born and Abigail Lannin Eaves, executive director of Dar A Luz Birth and Health Center in Albuquerque, NM, as well as mom Liz Foster, doula Sara Bautista and nurse Lauren Oberholser, as we explore birth and health outcomes for moms and babies.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 21:52:48 +0000 Giovanna Rossi 34737 at http://kunm.org Improving Birth For Moms And Babies Teague Votes Against Health Reform in House http://kunm.org/post/teague-votes-against-health-reform-house <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d62b3de4149-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d62b3de4149-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d62b3de4149-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-869924.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Second District Congressman Harry Teague was one of 39 House Democrats who broke party ranks to vote against health care overhaul legislation this weekend.</p> Mon, 09 Nov 2009 22:03:46 +0000 Manuel Quinones 1484 at http://kunm.org Teague Votes Against Health Reform in House Latinas Meet to Discuss Health Care http://kunm.org/post/latinas-meet-discuss-health-care <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d62b3de7b78-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d62b3de7b78-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d62b3de7b78-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-869942.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque – Latinas from across the country met today in Albuquerque at a town hall meeting to discuss the health care issues that affect them.</p> <p>KUNM's Elaine Baumgartel spoke with several of the women who attended about their health care concerns and their hopes for legislation new making its way through Congress.</p> Thu, 05 Nov 2009 23:30:12 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 1487 at http://kunm.org Latinas Meet to Discuss Health Care Small Business Owner Goes to D.C. to Advocate for Healthcare Overhaul http://kunm.org/post/small-business-owner-goes-dc-advocate-healthcare-overhaul <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d62b3de62c1-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d62b3de62c1-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d62b3de62c1-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-869949.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Several small business owners from New Mexico are in Washington D.C. today along with over one hundred more from around the country. They've made the trip to show their support for health care overhaul legislation now under consideration in Congress.</p> Tue, 03 Nov 2009 22:02:35 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 1485 at http://kunm.org Small Business Owner Goes to D.C. to Advocate for Healthcare Overhaul