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To ensure health equity, we work with our partners to promote health and well-being and improve health outcomes for all people in New Mexico.

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Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/25/2023

Most stalking victims tell a friend or family member first, and that trusted person’s response can have a significant impact on whether or not the victim seeks help from professionals.

Learn more about responding to friends at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pkJI7FOvTE

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La mayoría de las víctimas de acecho se lo cuentan primero a un amigo o familiar, y la respuesta de esa persona de confianza puede tener un impacto significativo en si la víctima busca o no ayuda de profesionales.

Obtenga más información sobre cómo responder a los amigos en https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pkJI7FOvTE

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/25/2023

Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/25):
-San Miguel County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/25):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de San Miguel County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas

Photos from New Mexico WIC's post 01/24/2023

2023 Senior Farmers Market applications now available at https://www.nmwic.org/farmers-market-nutrition/fmnp-seniors/

01/24/2023

diversity in blood donation is needed to match diversity in the population? The pandemic has led to critical blood shortages that disproportionately affect minority communities. Learn about the importance of and find a donation center near you: https://go.usa.gov/xSAdF

Timeline photos 01/24/2023

UPDATE: Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices (PHOs) today (1/24):

-Las Cruces PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Sunland Park PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Anthony PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Chaparral PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Socorro County PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Sierra County PHO will be closed
-San Miguel County PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Guadalupe County PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-Roswell PHO will be on a 2-hour delay
-De Baca County PHO will be on a 2-hour
-Hobbs PHO will be closed
-Lovington PHO will be closed
-Carlsbad PHO will be closed
-Clovis PHO will be closed
-Roosevelt County PHO will be closed
-Lincoln County PHO will be closed
-Torrance County PHO will be closed
-Belen PHO will be on a 2-hour delay

Timeline photos 01/24/2023

Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/24):

-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Las Cruces tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-Las Oficinas de Salud Pública deSunland Park tendrá retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Anthony tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Chaparral tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Socorro County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Sierra County estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública San Miguel County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Guadalupe County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Roswell tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública De Baca County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Hobbs estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Lovington estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Carlsbad estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Clovis estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Roosevelt County estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Lincoln County estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Torrance County estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública Belen tendrá un retraso de 2 horas

01/23/2023

Radon is a radioactive gas that can build up in homes and buildings, putting people at risk for lung cancer. This Radon Awareness Week, learn more about radon and how to protect yourself and your family. https://bit.ly/3gCHH2x.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/23/2023

The NMDOH Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection (BCC) Program offers screening services, including Pap/HPV tests, at no cost to eligible New Mexicans.

Learn more about program eligibility by calling the BCC Information Line at 1-833-525-1811 or visiting nmhealth.org/about/phd/pchb/bcc/


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El Programa de Detección Temprana de Cáncer de Mama y Cuello Uterino (BCC, por sus siglas en inglés) del NMDOH ofrece servicios de detección que incluyen pruebas de Papanicolaou/HPV sin costo para nuevomexicanos elegibles.

Aprenda más sobre la elegibilidad para el programa llamando a la Línea de Información BCC al 1-833-525-1811 o visite nmhealth.org/about/phd/pchb/bcc/

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/22/2023

Wishing you all a year of prosperity and luck.

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Les deseamos a todos un año de prosperidad y suerte.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/20/2023

The Rio Arriba County Public Health Office in Española will be closed on Friday, January 20, 2023, due to a water main break and is expected to reopen on Monday, January 23.
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La Oficina de Salud Pública del Condado de Río Arriba en Española estará cerrada el viernes 20 de enero de 2023 debido a una rotura en la tubería principal de agua y se espera que vuelva a abrir el lunes 23 de enero.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/20/2023

Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/20):
-McKinley County Public Health Office will be closed
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/20):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de McKinley County estará cerrada

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/20/2023

Medical cannabis patients, have you enrolled in the online portal?

-Access your electronic patient ID card
-Get program assistance for new & returning patients
-Receive email messages directly from the Medical Cannabis Program

Learn more at mcp-patient-tracking.nmhealth.org
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Pacientes de cannabis medicinal, ¿ya se inscribieron en el portal en línea?

-Acceda a su tarjeta de identificación electrónica de paciente
-Obtener asistencia del programa para pacientes nuevos y recurrentes
-Reciba mensajes de correo electrónico directamente del Programa de Cannabis Medicinal

Más información en mcp-patient-tracking.nmhealth.org

Timeline photos 01/19/2023

is needed year-round and ensures that people who rely on transfusions receive treatment. Learn about and find a donation center near you: https://go.usa.gov/xSAdJ

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/18/2023

One of the most important safety features for your teen driver is YOU. Keep your teen safe on the road:
- Practice with them, in various weather and traffic conditions
- Limit passengers; distraction is a major threat for inexperienced drivers
- Make sure they are off the road at night when accidents are more likely to happen
- Be a good role model: Always buckle up. Never text while driving.

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Uno de los elementos de seguridad más importantes para el conductor adolescente es USTED. Mantenga a su hijo adolescente seguro en la carretera:
- Practique con él, en distintas condiciones meteorológicas y de tráfico
- Limite el número de pasajeros; la distracción es una de las principales amenazas para los conductores inexpertos
- Asegúrese de que no circulen de noche, cuando es más probable que se produzcan accidentes
- Sea un buen modelo a seguir: Abróchese siempre el cinturón. Nunca envíe mensajes de texto mientras conduce.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/18/2023

Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/18):
-Colfax County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
-Santa Fe County Public Health Offices will be on a 2-hour delay
-Taos County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
-Los Alamos County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
-San Juan County Public Health Offices will be closed
-Cibola County Public Health Office will be closed
-McKinley County Public Health Office will be closed
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/18):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Colfax County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-Las Oficinas de Salud Pública de Santa Fe County tendrán retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Taos County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Los Alamos County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficinas de Salud Pública de San Juan County estarán cerrada
-La Oficinas de Salud Pública de Cibola County estará cerrada
-La Oficinas de Salud Pública de McKinley County estará cerrada

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/17/2023

UPDATE: Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/17):
-Los Alamos Public Health Office will be closed
-McKinley County Public Health Office will be closed
-San Juan County Public Health Offices will be on a 2-hour delay
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/17):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Los Alamos estará cerrada
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de McKinley County estará cerrada
-Las Oficinas de Salud Pública de San Juan County tendrán retraso de 2 horas

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/17/2023

Thinking about pregnancy? You can increase your chances of having a healthy baby by managing health conditions & adopting healthy behaviors before becoming pregnant. http://go.usa.gov/xeXAV

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/17/2023

¿Está pensando en embarazarse? Puede aumentar sus probabilidades de tener un bebé sano si controla sus problemas de salud y adopta comportamientos saludables antes de quedar embarazada. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/spanish/birthdefects/awareness-month/index.html

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/16/2023

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that." - Martin Luther King Jr.

Today we remember and honor the national impact of

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"La oscuridad no puede expulsar a la oscuridad, solo la luz puede hacerlo. El odio no puede expulsar al odio, solo el amor puede hacerlo". — Martin Luther King Jr.

Hoy recordamos y honramos el impacto nacional de

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/15/2023

Stay on track with your New Year's resolutions. Make sure to:
- Set realistic expectations
- Create measurable goals
- Build accountability with a supportive community
- Accept that setbacks may occur

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No se desvíe de sus propósitos de Año Nuevo. Asegúrese de:
- Establecer expectativas realistas
- Establecer objetivos cuantificables
- Rendir cuentas a una comunidad de apoyo
- Aceptar que puede haber retrocesos

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/14/2023

Early detection for glaucoma is an important step to avoid vision loss. When someone begins losing their eyesight, this can contribute to balance problems, falls, feelings of isolation, and risk of early death.

Make an appointment with your eye doctor today.

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La detección precoz del glaucoma es un paso importante para evitar la pérdida de visión. Cuando alguien empieza a perder la visión, esto puede contribuir a problemas de equilibrio, caídas, sensación de aislamiento y riesgo de muerte prematura. Haga una cita con su oculista hoy.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/13/2023

January is

Did you know the NMDOH Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection (BCC) Program offers screening services, including Pap/HPV tests, at no cost to eligible New Mexicans?

Learn more about program eligibility by calling the BCC Information Line at 1-833-525-1811 or visiting nmhealth.org/about/phd/pchb/bcc/
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Enero es el

¿Sabía que el Programa de Detección Temprana de Cáncer de Mama y Cuello Uterino (BCC, por sus siglas en inglés) del NMDOH ofrece servicios de detección que incluyen pruebas de Papanicolaou/HPV sin costo para nuevomexicanos elegibles?

Aprenda más sobre la elegibilidad para el programa llamando a la Línea de Información BCC al 1-833-525-1811 o visite nmhealth.org/about/phd/pchb/bcc/

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/12/2023

Thank you to all the pharmacists of New Mexico for your dedication and hard work that keeps us healthy!

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¡Gracias a todos los farmacéuticos de Nuevo México por su dedicación y arduo trabajo que nos mantiene sanos!

01/12/2023

Your input to the FCC will directly impact the future of the internet in New Mexico.

Complete the FCC Mapping Challenge today!
https://www.connectnewmexico.org/map-challenge.html

Residents in our rural hospital systems disproportionately lack access to adequate specialist services, and telehealth expands this access to a global community.

It also overcomes economic barriers such as costly drives from rural areas.

By searching the FCC Broadband Map and checking for inaccuracies, you're helping to ensure all New Mexicans have the access they need to our healthcare system.

www.connectnewmexico.org/map-challenge

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/11/2023

Here’s the scoop. Adding fiber to your diet can help manage diabetes and reduce the risk of complications like heart disease. Add fiber by:
- Eating avocado toast topped with chickpeas or making a bowl of oatmeal with nuts and berries
- Looking for bread with whole grain flour a main ingredient
- Adding fresh vegetables like spinach or broccoli, or a bag of frozen mixed veggies to your meals

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Esta es la primicia. Añadir fibra a su dieta puede ayudarlo a controlar la diabetes y a reducir el riesgo de complicaciones, como las enfermedades cardiacas. Añada fibra al:
- Comer tostadas de aguacate con garbanzos o preparar un bol de avena con frutos secos y bayas
- Elegir panes con harina integral como ingrediente principal
- Añadir verduras frescas, como espinacas o brócoli, o una bolsa de verduras mixtas congeladas a sus comidas

01/11/2023

Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. The good news is that lung cancer from radon is preventable by testing and reducing radon in your home. Learn about how to test your home for radon at
- https://nmtracking.doh.nm.gov/environment/air/Radon.html
- https://www.cdc.gov/radon/index.html

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El radón es la segunda causa de cáncer de pulmón en Estados Unidos. La buena noticia es que el cáncer de pulmón por radón se puede prevenir haciendo pruebas y reduciendo el radón en su hogar. Conozca cómo hacer pruebas de radón en su hogar en
- https://nmtracking.doh.nm.gov/environment/air/Radon.html
- https://www.cdc.gov/radon/index.html

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/09/2023

New Mexico Public Health Offices (PHOs) offer confidential, affordable, affirming, quality Title X reproductive health care services statewide for clients of any age, gender, and income level. Some PHOs offer telehealth services.

To find a Public Health Office or other Title X/family planning clinics go to reproductivehealthservices.gov.

With so many options, there’s a birth control method for everyone! Find yours at bedsider.org/methods.

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Las Oficinas de Salud Pública de Nuevo México (PHOs) ofrecen servicios de atención para la salud reproductiva confidenciales, asequibles, afirmativos y de calidad bajo el Título X en todo el estado para clientes de cualquier edad, género y nivel de ingresos. Algunas PHO ofrecen servicios de telemedicina.

Para encontrar una Oficina de Salud Pública u otras clínicas del Título X/de planificación familiar, visite reproductivehealthservices.gov.

Con tantas opciones, ¡existe un método anticonceptivo para cada persona! Encuentre el suyo en bedsider.org/methods.

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/08/2023

Avoid eye fatigue with the 20-20-20 rule. If you spend a lot of time staring at a computer or focusing on any one thing, your eyes need breaks to avoid strain.

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Evite la fatiga ocular con la regla 20-6-20. Si pasa mucho tiempo mirando la computadora o concentrándose en una sola cosa, sus ojos necesitan hacer descansos para evitar la fatiga.

01/07/2023

Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre los Defectos de Nacimiento

Enero es el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre los Defectos de Nacimiento. Este es un momento para crear conciencia sobre los defectos de nacimiento y destacar los esfuerzos para mejorar la salud de las personas que tienen estas afecciones de por vida. ¡Únete a los esfuerzos en todo el país para crear conciencia sobre los defectos de nacimiento y su impacto en las personas, los padres y las familias!

https://go.usa.gov/xt36Z

01/07/2023

National Birth Defects Awareness Month

January is National Birth Defects Awareness Month. This month is a time to raise awareness about birth defects and highlight efforts to improve the health of people living with these conditions across their lifespan. Join the nationwide effort to raise awareness of birth defects and their impact on individuals, parents, and families. http://go.usa.gov/xeXAV

01/06/2023

Today we celebrate New Mexico's anniversary of statehood, marking 111 years of being the best state in the nation.

Did you know we're the only state with a state question – red or green?

Happy birthday New Mexico!

Photos from American Red Cross's post 01/06/2023

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01/05/2023

SNAP Emergency Allotments for January 2023 have been approved and will be issued on January 14th.

01/04/2023

Got the sniffles? Reminder: Antibiotics do NOT treat viruses, like those that cause colds, RSV, flu, or COVID-19. Other medications, like antivirals, can treat viruses. Remember, never pressure your doctor for an antibiotic. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about the best treatment if you are sick: https://bit.ly/3mWYGyv

01/04/2023

Start 2023 off with healthy resolutions! Here are some of our favorite ideas:
- Make healthy food choices
- Get more sleep
- Be smoke-free
- Add more active time to your schedule

Do you have your resolutions ready?

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Comience el 2023 con propósitos saludables. Estas son algunas de nuestras ideas favoritas:
- Elija alimentos sanos
- Duerma más
- No fume
- Añada más tiempo activo a su agenda

¿Tiene listos sus propósitos?

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/04/2023

Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/4):
-Santa Fe Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
-McKinley County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/4):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Santa Fe tendrá un retraso de 2 horas
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de McKinley County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/03/2023

Inclement weather will be affecting the following Public Health Offices today (1/3):
-Cibola County Public Health Office will be on a 1-hour delay
-McKinley County Public Health Office will be on a 2-hour delay
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Las inclemencias del tiempo afectarán a las siguientes Oficinas de Salud Pública hoy (1/3):
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de Cibola County tendrá un retraso de 1 hora
-La Oficina de Salud Pública de McKinley County tendrá un retraso de 2 horas

01/02/2023

Folic acid helps prevent major birth defects of a baby’s brain and spine. A daily folic acid intake through food, like breads and breakfast cereals, or by taking vitamins is recommended for people who are capable of being pregnant.

For more information, visit cdc.gov/ncbddd/folicacid/index.html

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El ácido fólico ayuda a prevenir defectos congénitos graves del cerebro y la columna vertebral del bebé. Se recomienda una ingesta diaria de ácido fólico a través de los alimentos, como panes y cereales para el desayuno, o vitaminas a las personas que pueden quedar embarazadas.

Para más información, visite cdc.gov/ncbddd/folicacid/index.html

Photos from New Mexico Department of Health's post 01/01/2023

Today marks the start of a new beginning. Happy New Year, New Mexico!

What are your New Year's resolutions?

Public Health Offices and WIC clinics will be closed Monday 1/2 in observance of the holiday.

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Hoy es el inicio de un nuevo comienzo. ¡Feliz Año Nuevo, Nuevo México!

¿Cuáles son tus propósitos de Año Nuevo?

Las oficinas de salud pública y las clínicas de WIC estarán cerradas el lunes 1/2 en conmemoración del día festivo.

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