Texas Department of State Health Services

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COVID-19

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COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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Vital Statistics Office

A Texas birth certificate. Online is the quickest way to order a birth or death certificate, or a marriage or divorce verification.

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Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month in Texas

Two parents laugh with their baby. Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a group of red blood cell disorders inherited through genes. All newborns in Texas are screened for SCD during the newborn screening process. Approximately one out of every 2,000 newborns are born with this disease. Learn more about SCD.

Newborn Screening Info