Breastfeeding Awareness Month
Check out NJ events being held during breastfeeding month.
Fight the Bite!
When infected blood-sucking insects (such as mosquitoes and ticks) bite a person, they can spread vector-borne illnesses such as West Nile Virus and Lyme disease.
How to find a healthcare facility
Find nursing homes and other long term care facilities.
Harm Reduction Centers
Syringe access and needle exchange programs help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.
In The News
NJDOH Issues Health Alert on Severe Lung Illness in People Who Report Vaping
DOH investigating 9 reports from healthcare facilities of severe lung illness in people who report vaping.
NJDOH Confirms This Summer’s First Human Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis
Residents urged to take precautions against mosquitoes
New Jersey Department of Health Statement on Hepatitis A in Mendham
NJDOH is working with the Mendham Township Health Department and the Mendham Golf and Tennis Club (MGTC) in response to a hepatitis A outbreak.
NJDOH Encourages Back to School Vaccinations
Childhood vaccines protect against 16 serious diseases.
Murphy Administration Leading Multi-Agency Efforts to Save Lives With Naloxone
Law enforcement and EMS have administered naloxone 27,442 times over the last two years.
State Names New Dental Director
This marks the first time in more than 30 years that New Jersey has had a Dental Director.
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