Addiction Drug Scripts Not Compiled Northern New Mexico – Source New Mexico

Addiction Drug Scripts Not Compiled Northern New Mexico - Source New Mexico

ESPAOLA Ronnie Flores feels more comfortable on the street talking to people who use drugs than people in the hospital who are being treated for substance use disorder. As a Peer Support Specialist at Presbyterian Espaola Hospital, Flores helps individuals suffering from substance use disorders related to opioids, stimulants and alcohol. Flores, who was born … Read more

For centuries, midwives and doulas in New Mexico have delivered babies safely into the world. Will they ever be accepted?

For centuries, midwives and doulas in New Mexico have delivered babies safely into the world.  Will they ever be accepted?

Editor’s note: Searchlight New Mexico is a non-profit, non-partisan media organization that seeks to empower New Mexicans to demand honest and effective public policy. In New Mexico, midwives have been part of the maternal health landscape since before the state, rooted in Indigenous and Hispanic traditions and the work of curandera parteras traditional Hispanic midwives. … Read more