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November 1, 2018

Measles Advisory

The Ocean County Health Department wishes to remind residents of some appropriate precautions given the recent confirmation of measles diagnosis in Lakewood.  Prior to the availability […]
February 11, 2019

ANNUAL 3-D DRINKING, DRUGGING AND DRIVING EVENT

HEALTH DEPARTMENT DRIVES HOME ANTI-DUI MESSAGE WITH ANNUAL 3-D DRINKING, DRUGGING AND DRIVING EVENT! (Toms River) – The statistics are sobering! Everyday 6 teens ages 16 […]
January 28, 2019

What Are Some Of The Reasons People Don’t Use Drugs And Alcohol?

Our Field Representative, Samantha, shatters the myths around why people choose to abstain from drugs/alcohol. #NDAFW Be sure to like and subscribe to our channel! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw85W1QH2ygAdKozDaM4HyQ […]
January 25, 2019

Is There A Safe Amount Of Alcohol To Consume While Pregnant?

We are excited to announce that we now have a YouTube channel! We will be using this social media platform to connect with our Ocean County […]
January 18, 2019

OCHD Health Headlines

We are excited to announce that we now have a YouTube channel! We will be using this social media platform to connect with our Ocean County […]
January 18, 2019

Shelter Puppies

They are cute, cuddly and now anxious to be homeward bound! 19 puppies recently quarantined for 28 days by the Ocean County Health Department (OCHD), in […]
January 18, 2019

Teen Substance Abuse

It’s not easy being a teenager. Stress and pressure come in a variety of ways but one of the biggest worries can be over drug and […]
January 17, 2019

MEASLES UPDATE!

The New Jersey State Department of Health (NJDOH), in conjunction with the Ocean County Health Department (OCHD), is declaring the recent outbreak of measles over in […]
January 11, 2019

Free Breastfeeding Classes

                                                                        OCEAN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT OFFERING                                                                        FREE BREASTFEEDING CLASSES THROUGHOUT 2019   (Toms River) – Many studies show that new moms often don’t have the […]
January 9, 2019

Breastfeeding 101

Breastfeeding 101: Breastfeeding protects babies Colostrum, also known as “liquid gold”, is the thick first milk produced by the mother.  This first milk is very rich […]