Are you “through with chew”?

January 31, 2019 | Cancer Screening, Tobacco Prevention

Whatever you call it — chew, dip, snuff, spit, plug, wad, pinch— it’s not a safe alternative to cigarettes. If you are a father, brother, coach or community leader who uses chewing tobacco, you are setting a risky example for youth in your life. 90 percent of adults who use tobacco started in childhood, and […]

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Awareness matters! Vaccinating for HPV can prevent cervical cancer.

There’s good news on the healthcare front—over the past 40 years rates of cervical cancer have dropped dramatically due to widespread access to regular cervical screenings (pap tests). The other good news comes in the form of a vaccine– which protects against Human Papillomavirus, (or HPV), which is the leading cause of cervical cancer. Up […]

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Gallatin Canyon Water Resources Meeting

January 14, 2019 | Environmental Health

Dear Gallatin Canyon Residents and Business Owners: Please join a meeting of key residents and business owners in the Gallatin Canyon on local water resources challenges, opportunities and potential solutions. January 23, 2-4pm at Buck’s T-4 Hear about water resource challenges and opportunities in the Canyon Find out more about potential options for resolving wastewater […]

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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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