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 By Jon Ebelt    News    June 12, 2013

Western Montana Heart Gallery Showcases Children Hoping to be Placed into 'Forever Homes'

The Western Montana Heart Gallery photo display located in the Southgate Mall in Missoula continues to feature area foster children hoping to successfully be placed into permanent ‘forever homes’, Department of Public Health and Human Services...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    June 12, 2013

Product Linked with Hepatitis A Outbreak Sold in Montana

Montana state and local public health officials are working with national health agencies to respond to an outbreak of Hepatitis A linked to a frozen fruit blend sold by Costco stores, including all of those in Montana. To date, no cases of illness h...

 

DPHHS Urges Montanans Over Age 50 To Be Screened For Colorectal Cancer

Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) officials are urging Montanans age 50 and older to be screened for colorectal cancer. Every year, 500 Montanans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, and of those about 90 percent are over 50 yea...

 

Stroke Educator Learns From TIAs

Knowing the warning signs of a transient ischemic attack (TIA), also known as a mini-stroke, is one thing; acting on them is quite another. Cliff Christian, Director of Government Affairs for the American Heart Association/American Stroke...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    March 27, 2013

First Montana Hantavirus Case Reported for 2013

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services has confirmed the first case of Hantavirus infection in a Montana resident in 2013. The individual is expected to make a full recovery. The resident of Deer Lodge County is believed to have...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    March 13, 2013

DPHHS Encourages Montanans To Learn The Signs And Symptoms Of Cardiovascular Disease

The Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) is encouraging Montanans to become vigilant about learning the signs and symptoms of heart attack and stroke during national Heart Health Month in February. DPHHS officials say that taking st...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    February 20, 2013

DPHHS Conducting Health Survey of Montana Residents

This is the 30th anniversary of Montanans participation in the BRFSS. According to DPHHS health officials, the survey takes about 20 minutes and topics include safety issues such as seatbelt use, health care access and insurance coverage, and health...

 

Learn What Stroke Is, The Leading Cause Of Disability Needs Immediate Treatment

Don “Babe” Weinberger and his wife Eloise wish they had known then what they know now: how to recognize a stroke. Eleven years ago a stroke changed Don’s life. He is a former truck driver and mechanic who raised three sons and a daughter on the...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    December 26, 2012

DPHHS Reports Increase in Influenza, Activity Officials Say It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate

Local and state public health officials are reporting an increase in influenza activity and reminding all Montanans that it is not too late to vaccinate – get your influenza vaccine today! “Influenza season typically peaks in February and can...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    December 12, 2012

DPHHS Reports Increase in Influenza, Activity Officials Say It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate

Local and state public health officials are reporting an increase in influenza activity and reminding all Montanans that it is not too late to vaccinate – get your influenza vaccine today! “Influenza season typically peaks in February and can...

 
 By Jon Ebelt    News    December 5, 2012

DPHHS Diabetes Project Promotes Healthy Lifestyle Changes To Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes affects nearly 26 million Americans and an estimated 79 million adults are at risk for developing the disease. In Montana, diabetes affects more than 62,000 adults. It is estimated that 270,000 adult Montanans have pre-diabetes, which is a...

 

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