medical http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Laramie software company makes a dent in the medical world http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/laramie-software-company-makes-dent-medical-world <p>In our occasional series on upstart businesses we take you to Laramie to tell you about a software company that is making a dent in the world of medicine.&nbsp; Mona Gamboa started Happy Jack Software in 2004 after she left her software job in Texas to join her husband who took a job at the University of Wyoming.&nbsp; Gamboa got a Master in Science in E Business from U-W and started Happy Jack software in the U-W Student Union.&nbsp; Wyoming Public Radio’s Bob Beck reports.</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 22:22:45 +0000 Bob Beck 41984 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Laramie software company makes a dent in the medical world More students opting out of vaccinations http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/more-students-opting-out-vaccinations <p>Wyoming has seen an increase in the number of exemptions it grants for required vaccines in children aged 4, 5<br />and 6 over the last five years.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>In 2010, the state granted 168 exemptions, which represents about 2.2 percent of kindergartners that year.&nbsp;&nbsp; In 2006, the state granted 54 exemptions at those ages, or about 0.8 percent of kindergartners.&nbsp;&nbsp; In 2010, Wyoming added vaccinations for chickenpox and a booster shot against tetanus, diphtheria and whooping cough to the list of required shots for students.</p> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 15:06:46 +0000 The Associated Press 15784 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org More students opting out of vaccinations