Traill District Health

Partner Site Links

STEALTH (Steele-Traill Ensuring Awesome Life Through Health)
A group of individuals from both Steele and Traill counties who have come together to address healthier living in our communities.

ND Quits - Tobacco Cessation Programs
To improve and protect the health of North Dakotans by reducing the negative health and economic consequences of the state's No. 1 cause of preventable disease and death – tobacco use.

STAT Coalition (Steele-Traill Against Tobacco)
An initiated measure approved by North Dakota voters provides funding to each county in North Dakota to diminish the toll of tobacco in our state by addressing the No. 1 preventable cause of death and disease: tobacco use. For this purpose, Steele and Traill counties formed a the Steele-Traill Cooperative to meet the goals of the tobacco prevention state plan - Saving Lives Saving Money.

Head Lice - Frequently Asked Questions
The head louse, or Pediculus humanus capitis, is a parasitic insect that can be found on the head, eyebrows and eyelashes of people. Head lice feed on human blood several times a day and live close to the human scalp. Head lice are not known to spread disease.

Bed Bugs - Frequently Asked Questions
The common bed bug (Cimex lectularius) has long been a pest – feeding on blood, causing itchy bites and generally irritating their human hosts. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) all consider bed bugs a public health pest. However, unlike most public health pests, bed bugs are not known to transmit or spread disease.

Illness and Disease Fact Sheets
The resources on this page are designed to provide you with information on various illnesses and diseases including chickenpox, ebola, head lice, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, influenza, measles, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), strep throat, tuberculosis, West Nile virus and whooping cough. These fact sheets should not be considered a substitute for advice from your doctor.

Seasonal Influenza Information
Includes seasonal Influenza data, information and vaccinations from the North Dakota Department of Health.

Additional Links & Resource Providers

North Dakota Department of Health

Senior Services
Offering community dining, home-delivered meals, outreach, transportation and foot care.
Traill County - Bethany Ness - 1-800-845-1715 or 701-788-3453
Steele County - Bethany Ness - 1-800-845-1715
Traill County Ride Service - 1-800-845-1715