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Protect Against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Avoid mosquito-borne illnesses including West Nile Virus and Chikungunya. Press Release

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Protect Against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Avoid mosquito-borne illnesses including West Nile Virus and Chikungunya. Press Release

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$2.5 Million in Autism Grants Awarded

$2.5 Million in autism grants have been awarded to medical schools, universities, a hospital and a specialty medical center.

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Newborns Now Screened for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

100,000 babies born in NJ each year are tested for 55 different genetic and biochemical disorders

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$612,000 in Grants Awarded To Help Patients

Manage Diabetes, High blood pressure
Empowering patients to improve health

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WIC 40th Anniversary

The many benefits of WIC …Healthy foods, nutrition and breast feeding classes. A message from New Jersey Health Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd

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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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Community Health & Wellness

NJ Chronic Disease and Health Promotion Plan.

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Sandy Recovery Resources

Find helpful resources and information for the ongoing recovery process after Sandy.

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