The Latest Restaurant Inspection Reports

By Environmental Health Services (EHS) Have you checked out your favorite Gallatin County Restaurants lately? Although Gallatin County restaurant inspection reports are updated online regularly, here’s a comprehensive list of all establishment’s that have been inspected over the past few months. The State of Montana requires that food establishments be inspected a minimum of one […]

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Winter is Here! Are You Ready?

January 28, 2014 | Emergency Preparedness

Winter Emergency Kits In Montana, one thing is for sure: Winters tends to stick around well into the spring! And as we embark on February, we still have months of winter weather ahead. With winter comes those pesky winter storms, and these can sometimes last for days. Winter weather can have harsh affects on your […]

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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

On average, 30 women in Montana are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year. Although this number is relatively low, all women, 21 and older, should still get a regular Pap test. This screening can detect cervical cancer in its early stages, making it more treatable in the long run.   How often should I be […]

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Influenza Cases on the Rise in Montana

January 16, 2014 | Immunizations, Kids & Families

It’s not too late to get a flu shot… The Montana Department of Health and Human Services (DPHHS) announced last week that influenza cases are widespread throughout Montana, with confirmed cases reported in half of the state’s counties. Because these cases are on the rise, public health officials are encouraging Montana residents to get the […]

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Top 10 Fun Indoor Activities with Children

It’s bitterly cold outside, and the kids’ snow gear is still soaking wet from a sledding adventure yesterday evening. You’re looking for some fun indoor activity ideas to keep your kids entertained, engaged, active, and ready to learn or use their incredible sense of creativity. Look no further! We’ve collected some of the best ideas […]

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Radon: A Hidden Hazard in the Home

January 9, 2014 | Environmental Health, Healthy Homes

By Environmental Health Services 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 the regions with […]

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A Look Back

January 7, 2014 | General

The start of a new year is a great time to look towards the future, but it’s also a good time to reflect on the year that has passed. How many New Year’s resolutions did you keep? What milestones did you meet? Here at the Gallatin City-County Health Department, we’re doing the same thing. Last […]

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