Grill like a PRO!

August 26, 2015 | Food, Nutrition, Safety

Labor Day is right around the corner and it’s the perfect time for grilling and cookouts! While grilling outside with friends and family can be fun, it can also be dangerous if food is not properly handled or thoroughly cooked. This summer, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service is reminding Americans everywhere that “Grilling […]

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Wildfire and Air Quality Update

The recent hazy and smoky sky above Bozeman is a reminder that wildfire season is still here. As a result of current wildfires, the air quality may vary in the next few weeks. The Montana Department of Environmental Quality has air quality monitoring stations throughout the state that can help you assess the smoke level […]

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August is World Breastfeeding Month. Let’s Make Breastfeeding Work!

World Breastfeeding Month is here! In August, the world celebrates breastfeeding and its many benefits! Breastfeeding organizations and supporters have worked hard to promote breast milk and breastfeeding as the optimal food for babies. The American Academy of Pediatrics encourages exclusive breastfeeding until 6 months and then with the addition of complimentary foods through the […]

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WIC Farmer of the Week is here!

August 11, 2015 | Food, Happenings, Recipes

Summertime farmer’s markets are in full swing, which means fresh fruits and veggies galore! Healthy Gallatin WIC has partnered with several local farmers and will have a ‘Farmer of the Week’ throughout August and September. Farmers will be accepting WIC checks, so this is a great opportunity to buy fresh and local produce for you […]

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August 3, 2015 | Immunizations, Kids & Families

Each year in August, National Immunization Awareness Month provides an opportunity to highlight the value of immunization across the lifespan. Recently, the CDC recognized immunizations as one of the ten great public health achievements in the 20th century. Getting all of the recommended vaccines is one of the most important things a parent can do […]

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