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Blog Posts in November, 2015

Are Your Kids Protected From Whooping Cough?
Nov 19, 2015

A patient asked, “My kids were immunized against Pertussis (or whooping cough) years ago, so are they protected from any future outbreaks?” Pertussis is a serious bacterial disease in infants and children. We now know that immunity wears ...

Protect Your Skin
Nov 19, 2015

November is National Healthy Skin Month, so learn to take better care of your skin with these tips from the American Academy of Dermatology. Healthy skin is younger looking skin, which can be achieved by protecting your skin from sun exposure with ...

Save Your Senses
Nov 17, 2015

According to the American Diabetes Association, our senses can be affected by diabetes. Since November is American Diabetes Month, we’re offering some tips on how to protect three of our senses from damage, whether or not you have diabetes. ...

Healthy Holiday Recipes
Nov 17, 2015

Trying to eat healthy this holiday season? Start with a tasty turkey dinner at Thanksgiving from the Center for Medical Weight Loss, available through Bozeman Health Cosmetic Surgery + Synergy Medical Spa. Yams are high in fiber to fill you up fast ...

One Million Minutes of Physical Activity in Gallatin Valley Elementary Schools
Nov 12, 2015

They were told, “Get up and move,” and they did. More than 5,000 students at 23 local elementary schools are celebrating their achievement of one million minutes of physical activity during the school day since the start of the 2014 ...

It's Tired and I'm Getting Late...How Much Sleep Do I Need?
Nov 2, 2015

Is the time change having an effect on your sleep? According to the National Institutes of Health, the amount of sleep you need changes as you age, but there is no one “magic” number of hours needed at any age, as sleep needs vary ...

Bozeman Health Staff Join Iron Cowboy in Fight against Childhood Obesity
Nov 2, 2015

What do you say about a man who completed 50 triathlons—2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride and 26.2-mile marathon run—in 50 states, in 50 days, to raise awareness about childhood obesity? “Superhuman goal,” said Dane Sobek, MD, ...