The current outbreak of Zika virus can be a concern for people who travel to affected areas, especially pregnant women and their partners. Because Wyoming is not known to have the kind of mosquitos that carry the Zika virus, an outbreak here is not likely.
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) testing remains important for Wyoming residents both to boost prevention efforts and to support treatment of those found to be positive, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) HIV is... read more
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is describing the agency’s planned budget reductions for the coming two-year budget period as unfortunate, yet unavoidable due to declining state revenues. “There are clearly fewer dollars available and we must recognize the new... read more
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is announcing a change in leadership approach for the Wyoming Life Resource Center (WLRC) in Lander effective Sunday (June 12). Chris Newman, WDH Behavioral Health Division senior administrator, said WDH has contracted with the... read more
While Zika virus is highly unlikely to take hold within or near Wyoming, West Nile virus (WNV) is a potential threat for state residents during the summer months, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). Zika virus is spread to people mostly through bites... read more