Protestors gathered at New Mexico’s state capitol Friday to rally against a growing health care crisis. Gov. Susana Martinez recently stopped Medicaid funding to 15 behavioral health providers that served 30,000 patients.
Arizona looks to benefit from disarray in New Mexico's behavioral health system. Five Arizona agencies that work with mental health and substance abuse clients have started treating patients in New Mexico.
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.
Health researchers at all three Arizona universities and one Navajo college received $6 million to establish the Center for American Indian Resilience.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The largest detoxification center in New Mexico bordering the Navajo Nation is scheduled to close and reopen under a new name, and management.