Promoting Healthy Families, Schools, and Communities in New Jersey

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Get Moving and Eat Healthy to Prevent Chronic Diseases

Get Moving - Get Healthy New Jersey was established to improve the health of NJ individuals, families and communities. A major health concern related to physical inactivity and poor dietary intake is obesity. Diet and physical activity are also important in preventing many chronic diseases including obesity, heart disease, type 2 diabetes, amd some types of cancer.

Department Programs

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Health Tools (from the USDA)

For more information about the prevention of specific chronic diseases, check out the following links: