Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

DETERMINED to HELP.(Sage)

Byline: COVER STORY BY BARBARA CHAVEZ

Meghan Beers Socorro High School

From an early age, teen has been taking on health-related causes, educating others about smoking, sexual abstinence and drug abuse.

Meghan Beers is a young woman who knows exactly where she can go and how she can help. With both parents in medical professions, 18-year-old Beers has her sights set on a career where she can improve the health of a community. But this Socorro High School graduate is not waiting until she has a medical degree. She's been helping since she was 12 years old, say those who know her.

As early as the sixth-grade, Beers was taking on health-related issues that affect teens. …

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