Many of us here in the Flathead Valley have been seeing a whole lot of ticks around. I stopped counting when I got to 20 the other day while on a bike ride near Kalispell.
It’s a great time to look over some materials about ticks and how to protect yourself this spring and summer form the many diseases that they can transmit.
Here is a great link…[Read more]
The most up to date information on Measles in the US can be found at: https://www.cdc.gov/measles/cases-outbreaks.html
So far in 2019, the US has already surpassed the amount of total cases of Measles observed in 2018.
Check out the link above to stay current on information and recommendations!
Measles has certainly been on the news, and on our minds lately. Click the link below to stay current on outbreak information and how to keep you and your family safe and healthy. https://www.cdc.gov/measles/about/index.html
Pertussis (whooping cough) continues to affect many schools, churches, and other venues where people are gathered. Flathead county has had over 30 new cases of pertussis so far in the new year, primarily in children and adolescents under the age of 18 years. If you or a loved one have any signs of pertussis (runny nose, low grade fever, cough)…[Read more]