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HEALTH EDUCATION & INFORMATION

WHAT'S NEW AND SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

2017 Health Department Annual Report

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY  - POSITIVE TESTING OF WEST NILE VIRUS - READ MORE

Lyme Disease:

Summer is here, which means tick season is in full swing. Ticks transmit several diseases including Lyme disease. Watch the video to stay safe from ticks this summer.

Watch video:

Additional information on Lyme disease can be found below.

Free Review of Your Medications: 

Have your medications reviewed by a Pharmacist! The Hanover Health Department is offering a free brown bag review of your medications. Read more


Food Safety During the Summer Months:
Click here for information on how to keep your summer barbecues and picnics safe: 
Read More 

Staying Healthy & Safe When Swimming:
Swimming during the summer months is not without its risks. Learn how to stay safe: 
Read Here 

Mosquito Control:
The Morris County Mosquito Control Division performs mosquito control activities in Hanover Township: Read More 

Join the Health Blog:
Morris County’s Health Blog provides up-to-date information on various health issues and topics. Access the Blog Here 


HEALTH TOPICS


Biannual Newsletters:

Morris County – Your Health Matters Newsletter: January 2018

Morris County – Your Health Matters Newsletter: July 2018

 

Ticks and Mosquitoes:

Tick Information

Mosquito Control Information

Ways to Reduce Mosquito Breeding 

Morris County Mosquito Control Division Webpage (Spraying Schedule Included)  

Prevent Mosquito Diseases  

Information on West Nile Virus 

Prevent Mosquito Breeding & Mosquito-Proof Your Home

 

Opioid Addiction Information & Resources:
Reach NJ Website 

Lyme Disease:
How to Protect Yourself from Lyme Disease
Tick-Borne Diseases
Common Tick Species in New Jersey
How to Properly Remove a Tick
How to Easily Avoid Tick Bites

Keep Your Heart Healthy:
Information on Heart Disease & How to Avoid It

Cancer Information:
Screening Resources
How to Prevent Cancer or Find It Early 

Diabetes:
The Basics on Diabetes 

Information on Healthy Living:
Health Information for You & Your Family

Immunization Information:
Adult Immunizations - see attached PDF
Childhood Immunizations
Information on Vaccines for Travelers

Flu Information:
Flu Basics Brochure in English or Other languages

Prevent the Spread of the Flu
When Should Children Stay Home
Self-Care for the Flu 

Being Prepared for Emergencies:
Emergency Preparedness Information

Rabies:
Protect Yourself from Rabies
Where To Find a Free Rabies Clinic

HIV & Sexually Transmitted Infections:
Information of HIV & STIs 
Where to Get Tested

Zika Virus:
General Information



 



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                  ZIKA VIRUS INFORMATIONCLICK HERE

 If you are a physician inquiring about Zika testing, pleas e call 973-515-6667