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Fight the Flu

Getting the flu feels awful. Sometimes it can even be dangerous and lead to severe illness and complications, including death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccination each year. Click the banner above to learn what you need to do to fight the flu anywhere you go.

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Ebola: Get the Facts

The 2014 Ebola outbreak is one of the largest Ebola outbreaks in history and the first in West Africa. It is affecting four countries in West Africa: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone, but does not pose a significant risk to the U.S. public. Click above to learn more about the symptoms, transmission, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment.

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You and Your Toddler

Feelings add spark to life. They can be both satisfying and upsetting. Feelings try to tell us something, usually about what we need to feel content. Toddlers will tell you what is going on by expressing strong feelings: shrieking for joy or screaming in anger. Toddlers have an uncontrollable desire to find out about themselves and their world.

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Enterovirus D68

It's been in the news a lot lately in New Mexico and nationwide: a virus that’s making hundreds of children around the country very sick, and in some cases even sending them to hospitals with severe coughing and trouble breathing. Learn who is at risk, how to protect yourself, what the symptoms are, how it is diagnosed, how it’s treated, and more.

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Text 4 Baby

Join the hundreds of thousands of moms who receive free text messages throughout their pregnancy and their baby's first year. You'll receive critical health tips timed to where you are in your pregnancy, critical health and safety tips timed to your baby’s age up to baby’s first birthday.


Publications


News

New Spanish-Language Anti-Tobacco Campaign October 29, 2014 - Smoking Cessation - Healthy Living

The New Mexico Department of Health is announcing the launch of its new Spanish-Language anti-tobacco campaign. Twenty-nine percent of New Mexican residents primarily or exclusively speak Spanish in their home. Research shows that a significant porti... « read more »

Nueva Campaña Antitabaco en Español

Additional Flu Shot Clinics in Roosevelt County October 22, 2014 - Immunization - Vaccination

The immunization clinic is open to the public and free of charge. Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each flu season, especially people in the following groups because they are at high risk of having serious flu-related com... « read more »

Clínicas Adicionales de Vacunación Contra la Gripe en el condado de Roosevelt condado de Roosevelt

Flu Shot Clinic in Mora October 20, 2014 - Immunization - Vaccination

The immunization clinic is open to the public and free of charge. Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each flu season, especially people in the following groups because they are at high risk of having serious flu-related com... « read more »

Clínica de Vacunación Contra la Gripe en Mora

Events

Flu (Influenza) Immunization - Shot Clinic Thursday October 30 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dora Senior Center
227 Avenue A, Dora, NM 88115

The immunization clinic is open to the public and free of charge. Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each flu season, especially people in the following groups because they are at high risk of having serious flu-related complications or because they live with or care for people at high risk for developing flu-related complications.


Flu (Influenza) Immunization - Shot Clinic Thursday November 20 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Portales Senior Center
421 N. Industrial Dr., Portales, NM 88130

The immunization clinic is open to the public and free of charge. Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each flu season, especially people in the following groups because they are at high risk of having serious flu-related complications or because they live with or care for people at high risk for developing flu-related complications.