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The Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU) was founded and began offering sanitation and nursing services in Divide, McKenzie and Williams Counties in 1947. It was the third public health unit formed in the state. Mountrail County joined the health unit in 1949. The central office is located in Williston; satellite offices are maintained in Crosby, Stanley and Watford City (all are county seats).
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With Spring Comes Ticks and the Diseases They Spread
Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU) wants to remind people that with temperatures warming up one of North Dakota’s more annoying pests will be returning bringing with it diseases that can be serious. Ticks in ND can be carriers of Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Tularemia, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis and Ehrlichiosis.
When it Comes to Hantavirus Prevention is Key
Spring has sprung and with it comes getting back into cabins, sheds and areas closed up for the winter. Upper Missouri District Health Unit would like to take this opportunity to remind people about the dangers of Hantavirus and how to prevent getting ill.
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