Texas Department of State Health Services

A microscope image of the coronavirus.


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

multi-colored rainbow fentanyl tablets

Rainbow-Colored Fentanyl

Read the health advisory to be aware and learn more.

A boy with Down Syndrome plays on a playground with his dad.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Learn more about Down Syndrome

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Find helpful information about breast cancer

National Dental Hygiene Month

A smiling girl brushing her teeth. Not only can poor oral health lead to gum disease and cavities, it is also linked to strokes and diabetes. Be sure to take care of your smile.

Oral Health Improvement Program

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

October is Peak Season for Hurricanes in Texas

Top view of a hurricane. Be informed, make a plan, and build a kit to be ‘Texas Ready’ and prepared for severe weather whenever it strikes.