Texas Department of State Health Services

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Plan for Safe Infant Sleep

Create a safe infant sleep area

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Diabetes Awareness Month

More than 1 in 3 adults have prediabetes.

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Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Early detection makes a difference.

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Rainbow-Colored Fentanyl

Read the health advisory to be aware and learn more.

COVID-19 Information

The coronavirus. Find info on vaccines, testing, prevention and more.

Healthy Texas

Monkeypox: What to Know

A test tube for the Monkeypox virus. Monkeypox virus can spread when a person comes into close contact with an infected animal, infected person, or materials contaminated with the virus.

More info on Monkeypox

Be Safe This Holiday Season

A winter storm. Remember, disasters, including snow, ice storms, and house fires, can strike at anytime. Be prepared for the unexpected. Be informed. Make a plan. Build a kit.