Contact Us
Health

Health

[

Wildfire Smoke Can Cause Health Concerns

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health reminds residents that smoke from wildfires can cause health concerns.

Some areas of southeastern Wyoming area seeing smoky air because of a fire burning northwest of Fort Collins, Colo

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Possible Tularemia Case Triggers Health Dept Warning

Following a possible Tularemia diagnoses in a local dog, Natrona County health officials are encouraging folks to take precautions.

"What we wanted to do here at the health department was to take this opportunity to remind folks that Tularemia is here

Read More|Comment

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

Grocery Store Book Keeping, Road Block To Food Safety?

They're called "grinding logs' and many such records at grocery stores across the country with on-site meat grinders have mediocre book keeping.

U.S. Undersecretary for Food Safety, Elizabeth Hagan, says through the years, and over and over again, they find themselves investigating outbreaks of food borne illness, "and we know that the patients purchased ground beef from a store that was ground at the store

Read More|Comment

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

Wyo. Officials Urge Whooping Cough Vaccinations

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's state health officer is urging people who spend time around babies to get vaccinated against whooping cough.

The Wyoming Department of Health reports that Montana is experiencing local outbreaks of whooping cough

Read More|Comment

[

School Children Sick After Ingesting Substance

Laramie County authorities say 24 children at a Cheyenne elementary school were sickened after ingesting an unidentified substance that a fellow student brought to school.

Gerry Luce is public information officer with the Laramie County Sheriff's Office

Read More|Comment

Alex Wong/Getty Images
Alex Wong/Getty Images
[

Medicare Disruptions Seen If Health Law Is Struck

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has quietly told the courts that tossing out the president's health care overhaul would have major unintended consequences for Medicare's payment systems, which handle 100 million monthly claims from hospitals and other providers

Read More|Comment

[

Mad Cow Case In California Found In USDA Testing

HANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Federal and state agriculture officials are working to find out more about a California dairy cow that was found to have mad cow disease.

The finding announced yesterday is the first new case of the fatal brain disease in the U

Read More|Comment

jmurawski/flickr
jmurawski/flickr
[

Wyo. Sees Increase In School Meal Program

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The number of students receiving free and reduced-price meals at Wyoming public schools increased this year even though the state's economy has been steadily improving.

Statistics from the Wyoming Department of Education show that 37 percent of students in Wyoming receive breakfasts and lunches subsidized by the federal government

Read More|Comment

Wyoming Medical Center
Wyoming Medical Center
[

Wyoming’s 2 Largest Hospitals Explore Merger

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's two largest hospitals are looking at joining forces to create a statewide health care organization.

Wyoming Medical Center and Cheyenne Regional Medical Center announced the possible merger on Tuesday

Read More|Comment

tobyotter, Flickr
tobyotter, Flickr
[

Teton Ranked Wyoming’s “Healthiest” County

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A national report ranks Teton County the healthiest county in Wyoming once again.

The 2012 County Health Rankings show Teton County continues to fare well on a broad range of factors that affect health — from education and income to smoking and obesity

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k2radio.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on K2 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on K2 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!