JACKSON, Wyo. — Restaurants around Jackson will soon have to have staff certified in food safety.
Nurses across Montana, particularly those at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, are preparing for the possibility they will treat patients with Ebola and are turning to the Montana Nurses Association with concerns.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Republican Gov. Matt Mead says addressing all of Wyoming’s priorities, including education and health care, requires a robust economy.
A 15-year-old’s project to get unused and potentially deadly prescription drugs out of homes has received an endorsement from the state’s chief law enforcement officer — Attorney General Tim Fox.
Picture this: After a long day at the office (or at the kids’ soccer field or wherever) you turn the key to open your front door and you are greeted by the heady aroma of a steamy meaty stew. You have been richly rewarded for spending mere minutes in the morning assembling dinner in your slo…
According to Focus on the Family, families rather than institutions provide 80 percent of long-term care. Multi-generational families living in one home are once again becoming more commonplace.
Montanans who need expensive prescription drugs to treat multiple sclerosis, cancer, hepatitis and other critical illnesses could get some relief next year with a change in the way insurance companies cover prescription drugs. State Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen announced Friday that…
VA medical facilities on the Billings West End will soon become a one-stop destination for veterans.
GREAT FALLS — State health officials say influenza has arrived in Montana.
With the new year, about 575 Billings Clinic direct-care nurses will receive an across-the-board 4 percent pay raise, followed by a 3.5 percent boost in 2016 and a 4 percent hike in 2017.
The biggest threat to the health of Americans isn’t Ebola or the rare respiratory virus affecting children.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A Sheridan man has died of a heart attack while hunting in the Big Horn Mountains in north central Wyoming.
The state Office of Public Instruction has received $1.9 million for Mental Health First Aid training, a program designed to increase community awareness and public safety.
A 26-year-old Iraq war veteran is engaged in one of the potentially deadliest battles of his life.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's communicable diseases chief says the specialized training and equipment in a Missoula hospital puts it on the shortlist of places to transfer a patient with the Ebola virus.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming will receive a $605,000 federal grant this fiscal year to strengthen the state's program for fighting chronic diseases.
NEW YORK — Jell-O has lost its jiggle and nobody knows how to fix it.
WASHINGTON — Three years ago, Jason Prosser was stunned to discover the cost of child care for his newborn son — so much so that he and his wife postponed having a second child.
HELENA — Law enforcement agencies across Montana are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration to offer people a chance to safely dispose of prescription medication Saturday.
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