In any given year, more than one in five American youth will experience a mental health problem such as depression, anxiety, psychosis or substance abuse.
Simulation is growing in popularity in nursing and health care education and Billings Clinic is riding the wave, adding nearly a half million dollars in patient simulators.
At 22 weeks pregnant, Amanda Langve’s obstetrician recommended she get a fetal echocardiogram, an ultrasound that evaluates the baby’s heart for problems before birth.
With the sun-soaked iconic palm trees of Hollywood as a backdrop, a 12-year-old Billings boy fulfilled his longtime dream of spending a week at the New York Film Academy Summer Camp in Los Angeles where he made a 2-minute silent film.
For the first time in more than 40 years, Billings Clinic is planning a dedicated inpatient pediatric unit to accommodate the growing demand.
Four months after the grand opening of the $6.3 million Majestic Lane Clinic, veterans are encountering roadblocks in getting appointments and staffing remains an issue.
In Sunday church pews, in the grandstands of the baseball game, in the big box store checkout line, most of the people around you have gotten a prescription for painkillers in the past year.
For the first time since 1996, adolescents with mental health issues — and their families — will have access to counseling and psychiatric services through the Billings-based community mental health center.
Over-the-counter and prescription medicine may help humans yet be toxic for dogs. Some canines can even open bottles or pill boxes, so be sure to store them safely away.
Paul Metzger was a humble man and a savvy investor.
Patients rarely, if ever, see these physicians, yet they are responsible for diagnosing everything from a benign cyst to a brain tumor.
Dr. Duane Schultz, a pathologist specializing in Cytopathology, looks at cancerous skin cells under a microscope in his office at Yellowstone Pathology Institute.
Pathologist Dr. Michael Brown performs macroscopic, or gross, examinations on tissue specimens at Yellowstone Pathology Institute.
Histotech Ysidro Lopez uses a microtome machine to cut blocks of paraffin wax containing samples into strips only 3 microns thick to be placed on slides for further testing at Yellowstone Pathology Institute.
Pathologist Dr. Michael Brown cuts into a sample of axillary skin from under a patient's armpit to perform a macroscopic, or gross, examination for tumors at Yellowstone Pathology Institute. The lab later confirmed that the sample contained metastatic breast cancer, although the tumor appear…
Kathie Bach, who was born with cerebral palsy, flashed a smile and a thumbs up after checking out the mammography machine in the Reger Family Center for Breast Health at Billings Clinic.
Declaring it’s a “good time to be in Montana,” Gov. Steve Bullock wasted no time Wednesday in making his case to at least 250 people from Montana and Wyoming gathered for the inaugural Big Sky Business Health Care Summit.
BISMARCK, N.D. — Garrison Memorial Hospital sees 1,400 to 1,500 people in its emergency room annually. That is up about 20 percent over the last three to four years.
For the first time in the 19-year history of the Montana Family Residency Program, residents will receive formalized training in suicide prevention.