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Adoption Reminder

December 31, 2016 is the deadline for birth parents to submit redaction requests before adoption records are released in January 2017.

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Adoption Reminder

December 31, 2016 is the deadline for birth parents to submit redaction requests before adoption records are released in January 2017.

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#kNOwLEAD Campaign

DOH kicked off a #kNOwLEAD public education campaign to increase awareness of all lead hazards for children. Visit the new childhood lead website.

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Multi-State Bloodstream Infection Outbreak

As part of a multi-state outbreak associated with pre-filled IV flush solution, NJ has 55 confirmed bloodstream infection cases among residents of 19 facilities.

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Zika Case Count

New Jersey currently has 182 confirmed travel-related Zika virus cases.

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#ZapZika Campaign

A public awareness campaign is underway to educate pregnant women and those considering travel about Zika virus risks.

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Contaminated Heater-Cooler Devices

Learn more about infections related to contaminated heater-cooler devices.

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Telemedicine

Watch this video to learn about the evolving role of telemedicine in treating patients and achieving better health outcomes.

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STD Campaign

The Department is launching an STD campaign to encourage everyone to Get #TeSTD.

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Population Health

Population health promotes prevention, wellness and equity in all environments, resulting in a healthy New Jersey.

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Former Smokers' Tips

Read the real stories of people living with smoking-related diseases and disabilities.

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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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Health & Wellness

NJ Chronic Disease and Health Promotion Plan.

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Last Reviewed: 12/2/2016