Tag: Wyoming Department of Health

Growing STD burden emphasizes need for screening

WYOMING – The rate of gonorrhea infections has increased six fold from 2012 to 2016.…

Hantavirus is still a thing, and mice are the carriers

WYOMING - Hantavirus infection remains a potentially deadly health threat, according to the Wyoming Department…

Wyoming births, deaths, marriages—all downward trending in 2016

WYOMING – The data is in: Emma and Wyatt were the most popular baby names…

Department of Health coping with aging population

WYOMING – Like other states, Wyoming is getting older. The number of Wyoming residents over…

Statewide outbreak of salmonella traced to baby chicks

WYOMING – Salmonella cases are on the rise in Wyoming and the Department of Health…

Safe sun-sighting during the eclipse: Why you’re gonna need the glasses

#wyoclipse by Shoshone Rose Casino & Hotel WYOMING – Okay, you sneak a peek at…

Flu activity picking up in Wyoming

JACKSON HOLE, WYO – With flu activity reports in the state beginning to show growing…

Forms, bracelets help patients control end of life care

WYOMING – Special forms and bracelets available through the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) can help…

This year’s flu strain has proven a deadly one

WYOMING – A recently reported flu-related death of a Fremont County child should serve as…

Wyoming students encouraged to enter radon poster contest

WYOMING – The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is inviting students in grades 4-12 to…

Health department urges caution handling baby chicks this spring

WYOMING –For many, spring means baby chicks and poultry purchases. As young children especially start…

Wyoming updates health app with new features for pregnancy

WYOMING – Remember all those milestones and important dates we used to keep in a…