Texas Department of State Health Services

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National Heart Health Month

Could you be at risk?

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Children's Dental Health Month

Make brushing fun!

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Stay Informed

Get vaccinated. Stop the spread.

DSHS Monitoring Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

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Coronavirus Info

Birth & Death Certificates

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Don't Give Mosquitoes a Biting Chance!

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In Texas, mosquito bites are more than just an annoyance. They can transmit diseases that can make you and your family sick. Some mosquito-borne diseases can cause birth defects and others can be fatal.

Protect You And Your Family!