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Q: I know that colonoscopies are more thorough than the at-home DNA stool test for colon cancer. But how much better? I have such a terrible time with anesthesia and gas. Both make me nauseated for … more
It's the number-one cause of preventable death in the U.S., and yet, 55 million people over the age of 11 in this country continue to smoke. Of those smokers, more than 35 million express a desire to … more
It seems every few weeks another challenge takes social media by storm.Some, like the Ice Bucket Challenge, promote a cause. Others, like the bottle-flipping craze, are benign. But then there are … more
Do you have the winter blues? Winters can be long and difficult here in Vermont. The most recent weeks of temperatures well below zero certainly gave our community a spell of hard New England … more
BRATTLEBORO — The Nursing Home Quality Award — 2017 was recently presented to Pines Heights at Brattleboro Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation.The Nursing Home Quality Award is … more
BRATTLEBORO — Brattleboro OB/GYN, a department of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH), recently welcomed two new midwives to the practice, Hannah Cressy and Kate Lucy. "We're delighted to … more
WASHINGTON (AP) — The descriptions are haunting.Some victims felt fine in the morning and were dead by night. Faces turned blue as patients coughed up blood. Stacked bodies outnumbered … more
As we reflect on the year that ended a few weeks ago and look ahead, resolving to make changes not only for own personal good, but for our entire families, can strengthen our prospects for success. … more
Q: Could you please explain Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease? Some people call it "mad cow disease," which gives it a stigma. I lost my twin brother to this disease, and it's left our family shattered. A: I … more
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