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Department of Health Orders Increased Screening of Syphilis January 10, 2020 - Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) today is issuing a public health order requiring the increased screening of syphilis for pregnant women statewide to prevent congenital syphilis, a disease that occurs when a mother with sexually transmitted syphilis passes the infection on to her baby dur... « read more »



The STD Hiding in Plain Sight November 4, 2015 - Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Information

The World Health Organization released new numbers last week revealing more than half the world’s population has at least one form of herpes. « read more »



A Test for Life April 29, 2015 - Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Awareness

We’re wrapping up National Sexually Transmitted Diseases Awareness Month in New Mexico, where the New Mexico Department of Health and other organizations have worked to get out a message that is also shared year-round. « read more »