Kim Deti

Influenza Merits Precautions [AUDIO]
Influenza cases are far below the number they were last year in Wyoming, but they are on the rise. Wyoming Department of Health spokesperson Kim Deti (dee’tie) said that flu season runs from October through May, and although the numbers are down, there are signs in surrounding states that flu…
Wyoming’s Mammogram Screening Rate Still Among the Worst
Difficulty of access and confusion about mammogram recommendations both feed into Wyoming’s ranking as second lowest in the nation when it comes to the numbers of women taking advantage of screenings for breast cancer. “The most recent year we have for rankings of overall screening rat…
Health Department Awards Sun Safe Schools [AUDIO]
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and the Wyoming Department of Health has given recognition to 40 schools around the state for helping protect kids from sunburn and raise awareness. Kim Deti with the health department explains why it’s important to protect kids from sunburn. Ultraviolet lig…