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2018 New Jersey Immunization Conference

Save-the-Date for the NJ Department of Health's 2018 Immunization Conference to be held on Monday, May 21, 2018. Registration opens in February!

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2018 New Jersey Immunization Conference

Save-the-Date for the NJ Department of Health's 2018 Immunization Conference to be held on Monday, May 21, 2018. Registration opens in February!

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January is National Blood Donor Month

The New Jersey Department of Health is encouraging New Jerseyans to make blood donations a part of their routine in 2018.

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Winter Storm

Learn how to keep yourself, your family and neighbors safe before, during and after a winter storm and extreme cold.

Winter Tips

Integrated Health Services Branch

Effective Nov. 1, 2017, DOH now includes a new branch known as Integrated Health Services that includes the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services.

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21+ to Buy Tobacco on Nov. 1

Effective Nov. 1, 2017, retailers in New Jersey are now prohibited from selling tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21.

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Social Media

Follow the Department of Health on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

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Press Releases

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Newsletter

Read the latest edition of "Health Matters," the Department's newsletter.

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In the Spotlight

WIC Open Access Policy

Food retailers can begin vendor application process without being placed on a waiting list.

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Get Ahead of Sepsis

Check out CDC's new "Get Ahead of Sepsis" posters encouraging patients and families to get immediate medical help if they suspect sepsis.

Resources

Safe Sleep

When you lay a baby down to sleep, be sure sleep time is a safe time! Place babies on their backs. They should not share their sleep surfaces with adults, pets or other children, even their own twin.

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NJ Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report

NJ Cancer Registry report shows a slight decline in invasive cancer diagnoses.

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Get #TeSTD

1 in 2 sexually active people will acquire an STD by age 25. Don't wait. Get #TeSTD. Download our posters in English and Spanish.

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#kNOwLEAD

Check out this video produced by the Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative about our #kNOwLEAD education campaign.

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Autism Resources for Families

Early Intervention Services are among the many resources New Jersey offers people with autism and their families.

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E-Cigarettes

Youth are vulnerable to e-cigarette advertisements.

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Healthy NJ 2020

Healthy New Jersey 2020 is the state’s health improvement plan for the decade. It is modeled after the federal Healthy People 2020 initiative and is the result of a multiyear process that reflects input from a diverse group of individuals and organizations.

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Your Guide to Health in New Jersey

Last Reviewed: 1/17/2018