Texas Department of State Health Services

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Offices Closed

Monday, May 27, 2019

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High Blood Pressure

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Mosquitoes Transmit Disease

Don’t give mosquitoes a biting chance.

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Summer is Almost Here

Get ready for camp, immunize your child. Every dose matters!

Galveston Bay Chemical Spill – Seafood Warning

view of ships in port through chain-link fenceDSHS is lifting its temporary advice that people not eat any seafood from portions of Galveston and Trinity bays following the May 10 shipping collision and chemical release.

Galveston Bay Warning

Birth & Death Certificates

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