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Top New Mexico Baby Names of 2014 December 30, 2014 - Vital Records and Health Statistics - Information

The top 10 names thus far in 2014 only account for 7.3% of female and 8.3% of male names. « read more »



Decline in Teen Birth Rates December 18, 2014 - Family Planning - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics 2013 vital records data reveals a 10% drop in one year (2012 to 2013) in the state’s birth rates for both 15-17 and 18-19 year old teens. « read more »



Las Cruces Immunization Services Relocated December 12, 2014 - Southwest Public Health Region - Information

We made the decision to move immunization services to the east side of the city to better serve our local residents. Our west Las Cruces office was located in a primarily industrial part of town. Moving our immunization center to the East Mesa will provide additional services to one of the most rap... « read more »



New Mexico Adult Falls Death Rate Decreases December 2, 2014 - Older Adult Falls - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that the adult fall-related death rate decreased 9.5% from 2011 through 2013. The fall-related death rate among adults aged 65 and older in New Mexico declined to 79.6/100,000, nearly the same rate as in 2002, according to a New Mexico Epidemiolog... « read more »