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Stay Sun Safe!

Latest NewsNearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancer each year in the United States. Skin cancer can be serious, expensive, and sometimes even deadly.

When spending time outdoors, simple options — like staying in the shade, wearing a wide-brimmed hat, sunglasses, and a long-sleeved shirt, and using a broad-spectrum sunscreen with SPF 15 or higher — can lower your chances of getting skin cancer and protect against signs of sun damage such as wrinkles and age spots. Learn how to stay sun safe!

Tick Safety


From May through July, the littlest stage of tick, the nymph, is common and can spread disease. Protect yourself and your family. For more information visit the New Jersey Department of Health.

Opioid Epidemic

image of pills and other opiatesThe Opioid epidemic in New Jersey is recognized as a public health crisis. Find resources to help end this crisis and save lives at www.reachnj.gov.

To see the impact of opioid usage in New Jersey, visit NJCares.gov, a real-time dashboard of opioid-related data and information.