Poverty http://kunm.org en Poverty Increases Risk Of Diabetes, Prediabetes http://kunm.org/post/poverty-increases-risk-diabetes-prediabetes <p><a href="http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/consumer/learn.htm" target="_blank">Diabetes</a> is on the rise across the U.S. according to a <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/pubs/statsreport14/national-diabetes-report-web.pdf" target="_blank">report</a> released this month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:27:44 +0000 Kaveh Mowahed 47138 at http://kunm.org Poverty Increases Risk Of Diabetes, Prediabetes Senate OKs Plan To Fund Rural Hospitals http://kunm.org/post/senate-oks-plan-fund-rural-hospitals <p><em style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Helvetica; line-height: normal;">UPDATE Feb. 19, 2014, 10:35 a.m.: This measure is in the House Taxation and Revenue Committee.</em></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">The state Senate approved <a href="http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislation.aspx?chamber=S&amp;legtype=B&amp;legno=%20268&amp;year=14">a bill</a> last night that creates temporary funding for more than two dozen rural hospitals.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 22:44:39 +0000 Marisa Demarco 41451 at http://kunm.org Senate OKs Plan To Fund Rural Hospitals Bill Would Fund Farm-Fresh School Lunches http://kunm.org/post/bill-would-fund-farm-fresh-school-lunches <p><em>UPDATE Feb. 19, 2014, at 1:00 p.m.: <a href="http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislation.aspx?chamber=H&amp;legtype=B&amp;legno=%20%2081&amp;year=14">HB 81</a> is stuck in committee.</em></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:44:00 +0000 Marisa Demarco 40575 at http://kunm.org Bill Would Fund Farm-Fresh School Lunches Census Bureau: More Americans Are Poorer Than Predicted http://kunm.org/post/census-bureau-more-americans-are-poorer-predicted <p>Americans are even poorer than the Census Bureau first predicted last month. New estimates, released Monday, show that sixteen percent of Americans were living in poverty in 2010. Devin Browne reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>.</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 17:15:24 +0000 Devin Browne 3734 at http://kunm.org Census Bureau: More Americans Are Poorer Than Predicted