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June 12, 2018

June is Men’s Health Month

One amazing statistic is that women are 100% more likely to visit their doctor for annual checkups and preventative services than men, according to the Centers […]
June 7, 2018

Making Sure Swimming Water is Clean

Ocean County Freeholder Director and Ocean County Board of Health Liaison Gerry P. Little is pleased to remind all Ocean County residents and visitors that the […]
May 21, 2018

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

GIVE THANKS AND STAY HEALTHY FOR A SUCCESSFUL START OF SUMMER As we approach Memorial Day Weekend, we are again reminded of the incredible sacrifice made […]
April 26, 2018

OCEAN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT COMMUNITY JOB FAIR

  The Ocean County Health Department is pleased to announce that it will be conducting a Community Job Fair on May 17, 2018. Each of the […]
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

N.J. HEALTH COMMISSIONER SHEREEF ELNAHAL

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 […]
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,” […]