Families can cope better with disasters by preparing in advance and working together as a team. If something were to happen, what would you do? How would you contact one another? How would you get to a safe place?
New Year's Resolutions
Traditionally this time of year, we often make commitments to ourselves, or resolutions, which we try to keep for as long as we can into the upcoming New Year. This year, make a resolution that is easy to keep, and important too.
Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. Flu vaccination can reduce flu illnesses, doctors’ visits, and missed work and school due to flu, as well as prevent flu-related hospitalizations.
Tobacco Quit Line
Need some extra help quitting? When you call the Utah Tobacco Quit Line toll-free at 1.800.QUIT.NOW,you will be connected to either your quit-smoking services at your health plan or to a quit coach at the Quit Line!
Rabies is a fatal disease that is spread through contact with the virus in saliva of an infected human or animal. It is not transmitted through animal droppings.
Think you got sick from something you ate?
File an online report directly to your local health department and the Utah Department of Health. Let us know by answering a few questions about your symptoms, places you've visited, and what you ate.
Rabbit Fever (Tularemia)
Rabbits can carry the bacteria Tularemia. Deer flies and ticks can then pass the bacteria to humans and pets.