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State Health Council meeting scheduled for August 14, 2019

Friday, August 9, 2019 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, State Health Council

The State Health Council, the advisory body of the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH), will hold a meeting Wednesday, August 14, 2019, in Conference Room 212 located in the Judicial Wing of the North Dakota Capitol Building in Bismarck at 9 a.m. If special accommodations are needed for the meeting, please call 701-328-2408.


NDDoH announces Bismarck dispensary opening date

Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 01:30 pm

Categories: all, Medical Marijuana

On August 13, the fourth medical marijuana dispensary in North Dakota is expected to open in Bismarck. Harvest of Bismarck is located at 1207 Memorial Highway.   


Take precautions to stay healthy at summer events

Friday, July 12, 2019 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, Infectious Disease

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) reminds people to take healthy precautions while enjoying summer activities and events such as fairs, festivals, carnivals, and rodeos. Certain germs, like Campylobacter, E. coli and influenza, can be passed back and forth between humans and animals.


Add immunizations to your back-to-school to-do list

Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, Infectious Disease, Immunization

The new school year will be here before you know it, and the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) would like to remind parents to make sure their children are up to date on immunizations.


NDDoH announces Williston dispensary opening date

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, Medical Marijuana

On July 12, the third medical marijuana dispensary in North Dakota is expected to open in Williston. Harvest of Williston is located at 120 26th Street East, Unit 500.   


First case of West Nile virus reported in North Dakota

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 02:00 pm

Categories: all, General, Healthy Living

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) has confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) disease this season. The individual resides in McHenry county and was not hospitalized.


Sexual violence prevention program expands in North Dakota

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 08:30 am

Categories: all, General, Injury and Violence Prevention

The North Dakota Department of Health’s (NDDoH) Rape Prevention and Education Program announces the expansion of Green Dot, a sexual violence primary prevention strategy to Bismarck-Mandan, the fourth community in North Dakota.