Department of Public Health

Chouteau County

1020 13th Street Fort Benton MT 59442 (406) 622-3771

 

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KIDS and NUTRITION
FOOD PYRAMID NUTRITION INFORMATION WEIGHT CONTROL

AVOIDING COLDS AND FLU - Stay healthy this flu season 

BLOOD PRESSURE -  Current guidelines for blood pressure

CHILD SAFETY SEAT AND SEAT BELT INFORMATION - Protect your most precious cargo

CONTROLLING RODENTS - Risks and methods

DENTAL HEALTH - Links to important dental resources

DIARRHEA ILLNESS - Prevention and treatment

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS GUIDES 
   Chronic Illness          Hourly-wage Workers        Mothers With Children  

FAMILY HISTORY - Knowing your family history can improve your health

FIRE SAFETY - Home Fire Safety plans made easy 

HEAD LICE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT - Information and prevention 

HEALTH INFORMATION FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS - Two great sites

HEAT RELATED ILLNESS - When to call the provider

HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS (HPV) - Important information

IMMUNIZATION UPDATE  - The newest recommendations, new vaccines  

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS - Information and links to services

MOSQUITO RISKS - West Nile Virus info

RABIES RISKS - Risks and prevention

SKIN INFECTIONS - Staph and MSRA Infection prevention/treatment

SUN SAFETY - Protect Yourself

TICK BORNE ILLNESSES - Risk and prevention  

Mom's EASY TICK REMOVAL

Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and let sit for a few seconds (15-20) the tick will come out on its own and be stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away.