Tag Archives: Health Promotion

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February is American Heart Month

This post is an excerpt from NMDOH's news release "Wear red for Women’s Heart Health Friday, February 2nd" on February 1, 2024. February is American Heart Month, a time to pay special attention to heart health, particularly for women as...

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Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Open enrollment for 2024 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program begins February 15th  The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) will begin accepting applications for the 2024 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) starting...

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Awareness

This post is an excerpt from New Mexico Department of Health's news release from February 7, 2024: NM records 89 emergency visits and one fatality due to carbon monoxide poisoning. The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) is alerting the...

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National Cancer Prevention Month

This post is an excerpt of NM Department of Health's news release from February 6, 2024 titled, Healthy habits, routine screenings essential for cancer prevention. Cancer is one of New Mexico’s leading causes of death - responsible for...

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New NM DOH Helpline

This post is an excerpt from NMDOH's news release published December 11, 2023, DOH unveils comprehensive helpline to streamline public inquiries and make healthcare more accessible. The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) announces the...

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Be aware of cold-related illnesses

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) reminds residents that low temperatures will continue off and on throughout the winter season, and everyone should be aware of the risks of cold-related illness. Like extreme heat, extreme cold...

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