Wyoming Department of Health

Suicide Prevention Training Available for State Employees
Governor Matt Mead is urging state employees to complete suicide prevention training offered online through the Wyoming Department of Health.
Mead believes state employees can make a difference in the fight against suicide.
"To prevent suicide we must equip people to recognize the warning sig…
Wyoming Battling Low Breast Cancer Screening Rates
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and while most people are aware of the disease, many women in Wyoming aren't getting mammograms.
In 2014, 65.2% of Wyoming women age 40 and over reported having a mammogram in the past two years, according to the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System…
Don’t Overlook the Flu, Get Vaccinated
Last year's severe flu season has Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) officials encouraging residents to get vaccinated.
"Sadly, we saw 29 influenza-associated deaths reported in Wyoming," said WDH Epidemiologist Reggie McClinton. "This represents the highest number our…
8 Wyoming Residents Diagnosed With Rabbit Fever
Health officials are warning residents to keep an eye on their pets and other wildlife after several people around the state have been diagnosed with tularemia, better known as rabbit fever.
"We've had eight confirmed cases of tularemia and that's among humans," said Wyomi…

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