Artesia General Hospital will be receiving more doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for the next six weeks! To be added to the waitlist for the vaccine, you need to sign up on the New Mexico Department of Health’s Vaccine Registration page.

The thyroid is a tiny gland that plays a huge role in the function of many of the body’s most important organs: the heart, brain, liver, kidneys and skin. Subtle signs that the thyroid is not working properly include weight gain, feeling sad, and not getting enough sleep. Learn more about hypo- or hyper- thyroidism or schedule an appointment with Robert Ferraro, MD, CDE today: Artesia (575.736.8440) or Carlsbad (575.736.8490).