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April 3, 2018

ALCOHOL AWARENESS MONTH

Each April since 1987, the National Council  on Alcoholism  and Drug Dependence, Inc.  (NCADD) has sponsored  Alcohol  Awareness Month  to increase  public awareness  and understanding, reduce […]
April 3, 2018

NEW JERSEY HEALTH COMMISSIONER SHEREEF ELNAHAL, M.D., M.B.A. ATTENDS OCEAN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT EVENT

The Ocean County Health Department is pleased to report the successful implementation of a multiple clinic program which facilitated the distribution of KI pills (Potassium Iodide), […]
April 3, 2018

Ocean County Celebrates National Nutrition Month March 2018

The Ocean County WIC Program continues its annual celebration of National Nutrition Month at the Ocean County Mall-County  Connection, located near JC Penney in Toms River, […]
March 19, 2018

The Flu is Out to Get You

IMPORTANT TIPS TO KEEP YOU FROM GETTING SICK THIS FLU SEASON.  With flu season in full swing, the Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) wants to remind […]
March 19, 2018

Avoid Cold Emergencies

“Cold and frigid today…..maybe 60 degrees on Thursday; it seems we have been having these fluctuations of temperatures throughout the fall and the beginning of winter,” […]
January 17, 2018

Tis the Season to Celebrate

The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) is urging  residents not to drink and drive this holiday season. According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration, two […]