Centers for Disease Control http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Students Are Smoking Less, Texting While Driving More http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-students-are-smoking-less-texting-while-driving-more <p>Cigarette smoking rates among high school students have dropped significantly in recent decades—in Wyoming and the rest of the country. That’s according to the results of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/HealthyYouth/yrbs/index.htm?s_cid=tw_cdc16">Youth Risk Behavior Survey</a> released last week.&nbsp;</p><p>Last year, 17 percent of Wyoming high-schoolers reported regularly smoking cigarettes. That’s slightly above the national average, but down from 40 percent in 1991, when the survey began.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:28:55 +0000 Aaron Schrank 59934 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Students Are Smoking Less, Texting While Driving More Natrona Health Officer advises waiting until November to get a flu shot http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/natrona-health-officer-advises-waiting-until-november-get-flu-shot <p></p><p></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 23:54:12 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 47427 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Natrona Health Officer advises waiting until November to get a flu shot