Entries by Jordan Mathis

Taking Care of Your Financial Health & Wellbeing

The link between finances and health. There is a direct correlation between income and health.  In fact, the National Center for Health Statistics found that the greater one’s income, the lower one’s likelihood of disease and premature death.  So it is safe to say, that one of the ways to improve your personal health is […]

Uintah Trails Master Plan

The Uintah County Trails Master Plan is slotted to be finished on in May of 2018, however, to be the best plan possible they still need the public’s input. To gather additional needed input, there will be a final public meeting held on February 6, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Utah State University […]

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Sign Up for Winter Ozone Alerts!

The USU Bingham Research Center has partnered with the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (UDEQ) to provide email alerts when ozone exceeding EPA standards is forecast for the Uintah Basin.  The purpose of these alerts is to provide the oil and gas industry with real-time information about air quality in the Basin so they can take […]

Adult Immunization Week

Adult Vaccinations- What you need to know!   Today we have numerous vaccines for adults that may not have been available to them when they were children. These vaccines include: Hepatitis A and B, Prevnar and Pneumovax to prevent pneumonia, zostavax to prevent shingles and PHN, Tdap to prevent tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, and multiple […]

National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month Each November communities across the country observe National Diabetes Month to bring attention to diabetes and its impact on millions of Americans. Living with diabetes can be challenging to manage every day. You are the most important member of your diabetes care team, but you don’t have to manage […]

Pumpkin Fest

TRICOUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT & TEEN OUTREACH PROGRAM Presents: Pumpkin Fest Halloween games, fish pond, face painting, pumpkin carving FREE to the public. Friday October 27th From 2:00-5:00 At TriCounty Health Department 409 S. 200 E. Roosevelt Made possible by a donation from Andeavor Logistics

Domestic Violence Awareness

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence, or intimate partner violence, affects 1 in 3 Utah women during their lifetimes. It is a major public health problem that does not discriminate and can happen to anyone regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, religion or gender. Domestic violence affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and […]