Health and Family Well-Being

Food and Nutrition

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  • Don't Wash Your Chicken
    Although raw chicken and turkey can carry bacteria on their surfaces, research has shown that washing raw poultry under running water in your kitchen sink is a bad idea.


Family & Community

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  • Family Impact Seminar
    The New Mexico Family Impact Seminar is a service project for state policy makers provided by the Departments of Extension Home Economics and Family & Consumer Sciences.

Family Resources

  • Affordable Care Act Information
    The last day to sign up for health insurance for 2014 coverage through the health insurance exchange under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is March 31, 2014. For more information on ACA and health insurance choices, visit

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Related Extension publications

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  • eBooks
    Recent Cooperative Extension publications are now available in ebook format.


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