Health

Free Vaccines To Española Community At Presbyterian Health Fair

by Staff Reporter / Sep 23, 2015 / comments

Free Vaccines To Española Community At Presbyterian Health Fair

New Mexico Youth Suicide Rate Declines But Still Very High

by Staff Reporter / Sep 11, 2015 / comments

New Mexico Youth Suicide Rate Declines But Still Very High

The New Mexico high school student suicide rate is more than 60 percent higher than the national average.

Column: Nature’s Presence

by Staff Reporter / Aug 13, 2015 / comments

Column: Nature’s Presence

By Marcie Martinez, Founder of NaturesPresence.Net

World Breastfeeding Week Community Event August 6th

by Reporter / Jul 24, 2015 / comments

World Breastfeeding Week Community Event August 6th

The Española WIC Office will be celebrating World Breastfeeding Week in a free community event August 6th from 11:00-2:00pm at the Rio Arriba Health Commons 2010 Industrial Road Española, NM 87532.

HOY Recovery Approved To Expand

by Reporter / Jul 24, 2015 / comments

HOY Recovery provides essential inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services to address our region’s critical substance abuse challenges, and after more than a year of wrangling with the State, Rio Arriba County finally received approval to use State funds to expand the facility. Read more about this expansion here. 

The Forgotten Vet of the New Mexico Prison Riot

by Reporter / Jul 21, 2015 / comments

The Forgotten Vet of the New Mexico Prison Riot

Research Reveals Trends And Risk Factors Behind Growing Heroin Epidemic

by Staff Reporter / Jul 09, 2015 / comments

Research Reveals Trends And Risk Factors Behind Growing Heroin Epidemic

Residents of the Valley are familiar with the heroin problem but what many do not realize it that this is a growing problem nationally. Heroin use has increased across the United States among men and women, most age groups, and all income levels.

Wet Weather Brings Nile Virus Back

by Staff Reporter / Jul 09, 2015 / comments

Wet Weather Brings Nile Virus Back

Submitted by R.W. with the Jemez Daily Post

West Nile Virus Returns to New Mexico With Recent Rains

SANTA FE - They are a concern every rainy season in New Mexico: mosquitos.

Assessing the Situation: Crisis Intervention Training Held June 25

by Reporter / Jul 02, 2015 / comments
Training on crisis intervention at the Hernandez Community Center. Courtesy image

Assessing the Situation: Crisis Intervention Training Held June 25

Crisis Peer To Peer Warmline Launched!: New Mexico Crisis and Access Line (NMCAL) Asks You To Join Our Team And Make A Difference In The Lives Of New Mexico Residents

by Staff Reporter / Jun 30, 2015 / comments

Crisis Peer To Peer Warmline Launched!: New Mexico Crisis and Access Line (NMCAL) Asks You To Join Our Team And Make A Difference In The Lives Of New Mexico Residents

NMCAL is looking for Peer Support Specialists who demonstrate an understanding of the peer support model, over the phone, to community members throughout New Mexico.

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