Health
44 results total, viewing 31 - 40
Long-term care costs are surging again and the most expensive option — a private nursing home room — may soon top $100,000 per year.Growing labor expenses and sicker patients helped push … more
Q: I graduated from college last spring, and I just got my first full-time job, which I love. But it means that I'm sitting for more than eight or nine hours a day, and I hate it. Would one of those … more
BRATTLEBORO Relay for Life needs volunteersThe American Cancer Society is seeking people who believe big goals can be achieved to lead the fight for a world without cancer by becoming part of an … more
BRATTLEBORO — On Oct. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m., Brattleboro Area Hospice will host a community screening of the documentary "Being Mortal" at the Rockingham Free Public Library, 65 Westminster St. … more
TOWNSHEND — Grace Cottage Hospital recently received national recognition as a "Top 20 Critical Access Hospital (CAH) for Best Practice - Patient Satisfaction."Chief Nursing Officer Lisa Eaton … more
BELLOWS FALLS — On Oct. 11 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., the Women's Freedom Center will present the documentary film "Ovarian Psychos" at the Rockingham Free Public Library. Riding at night through the … more
Throughout my life, I remember hearing members of the "older generation" saying "aging is not for sissies." As a child, this never "struck a chord," probably because I had a hard time coming to the … more
I was lucky. I cared for my husband in his dying time for only nine months. He died at home in hospice, not a day too soon. He had enough time to put his affairs in order, say his goodbyes, conduct … more
Q: What can be done for normal pressure hydrocephalus? My dad was diagnosed with this condition six months ago after developing severe gait problems, urinary urgency and memory issues. He has a few … more
WASHINGTON — In a quest to end cookie-cutter health care, U.S. researchers are getting ready to recruit more than 1 million people for an unprecedented study to learn how our genes, … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions