Gallatin County 4th Quarter Inspection Reports

The Gallatin City-County Health Department, Environmental Health Services performs inspections that assure the safety of the public and the prevention of conditions and practices that endanger public health. Inspections are focused on health-related issues where registered sanitarians determine compliance with the local Health Code and Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services Rules. An […]

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Great Grocery Deals! January 4, 2018

January 4, 2018 | Food, Healthy Living, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, January 4 – Wednesday, January 10] Halo Mandarins, 3lb bag – $2.99 Seedless Red Grapes – $1.39/lb Bartlett Pears – $.89/lb Gala or Honeycrisp Apples – $.89/lb Zucchini or Yellow Squash – $.69/lb Check out more deals here. Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, January 3 – Tuesday, January 9] Whole […]

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Radon and your Health

Because you can’t see radon and you can’t smell it, taste it, hear it, or feel it, the exposure to unhealthy radon gas levels could be a hidden hazard in your home, especially when it’s at elevated levels. In Montana, radon has been found throughout the state, and Gallatin County has some of the highest […]

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Great Grocery Deals! December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 | Food, Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, December 21 – Wednesday, December 27]  Western Family Frozen Vegetables, 16oz bag – $.69  Whole Pineapple – $.59/lb  Baby Carrots – $.79  Fresh Green Beans – $.99/lb Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/ Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, December 20 – Tuesday, December 26]  […]

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Keep our Parks Tobacco Free

December 21, 2017 | Uncategorized

Our community parks are constantly full of activity. From young children running and playing to adults sharing quiet time, they are a gathering place for everyone. The parks are meant for everyone to enjoy, and there are significant reasons to keep them tobacco free: Decrease environmental impacts of tobacco and decrease clean-up costs Promote healthy […]

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Great Grocery Deals! December 14th

December 18, 2017 | Food, Healthy Living, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, December 14 – Wednesday, December 20]  Halo Mandarins, 3 lb bag – $2.99  Romaine Lettuce – $.79 each  Mangoes – $.79 each  Slicing Cucumbers – 3 for $1 Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/ Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, December 13 – Tuesday, December 19] […]

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Fresh, Clean Winter Air

Just as wildfires pollute the air in summer, wood stoves have a huge effect on air quality and health during the winter months. Wood smoke contains a complex mixture of gases and microscopic particles which can get into your eyes and respiratory system causing health problems such as burning eyes, runny nose and illnesses like […]

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Here is another side of tobacco often overlooked…

Tobacco use is harmful to the environment causing deforestation, soil degradation, and increased use of pesticides. On top of that, the dangers from smoking don’t stop once a cigarette is stubbed out. Cigarette filters/butts are the No. 1 littered item on Montana roadways; a major cause of air, land, and water pollution. Cigarette butts leach […]

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Great Grocery Deals for Week of November 30!

November 30, 2017 | Food, Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, November 30 – Wednesday, December 6] Dutch Farms Block Cheese, 8 oz – 4 for $5 Roma Tomatoes – $.79/lb Romaine Lettuce – $.79/ea Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/ Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, November 29 – Tuesday, December 5] Hass Avocados – $.99/ea Blackberries, 6 oz shell […]

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Tobacco Companies to Run Court-Ordered Ads Telling the Truth about their Deadly Products

Starting Nov. 26, the major U.S. tobacco companies have to run ads nationally telling the American people the truth about the deadly consequences of smoking and secondhand smoke. A federal court in 2006 ordered the companies to make these “corrective statements” after finding them guilty of breaking civil racketeering laws and lying to the public […]

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