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Influenza Activity Widespread Across New Mexico

With influenza activity remaining steady across New Mexico since the beginning of the year, the New Mexico Department of Health today reminds New Mexicans that it’s not too late to get your flu shot.

Petition to Add Opiate Disorder as Qualifying Condition

The New Mexico Department of Health has published the date for the next meeting of the Medical Cannabis Advisory Board. The advisory board will meet on Friday, March 29, at 10 a.m. in the Harold Runnels Building Auditorium.

Celebrating 100 Years of Public Health in New Mexico at the State Legislature

Today, the New Mexico Department of Health joins the New Mexico Public Health Association and the New Mexico Alliance of Health Councils in hosting the 5th Annual “Public Health Day” at the New Mexico Legislature.