Monthly Archives: July 2015

World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day is recognized annually on July 28th to raise awareness of hepatitis and to encourage screening and prevention efforts. ‘Hepatitis’ means inflammation of the liver and is often caused by a virus. The [...]


Tick-borne Illnesses

Ticks are non-insect arthropod arachnids closely related to spiders, scorpions, and mites. They are important to humans because they feed on animals and can pass diseases to people, pets, wildlife, and livestock. In Montana, ticks [...]