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    Eat Well to Live Well

    06/29/2015 02:46 PM EDT
    Everybody wants great health, but making day-to-day changes can be hard. Extra weight, low energy, or a chronic condition bring worry and frustration. With my support, step-by-step and at your pace, you can permanently shift towards easy, balanced 
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    Ask Dr. K: Diagnosing sore throat may not be simple
    06/26/2015 03:20 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I saw my doctor last week, who said I had acute pharyngitis, but didn't say what that was. It sounds serious. What is it? DEAR READER: GOOD NEWS >> It's rarely serious. I know the word "acute" in front of any medical Full Story

    Health, social benefits of adult recreational sports
    06/26/2015 03:20 PM EDT - Zoe Doucette has know the game of soccer since she was 4 years old. She went on to be a leader in the field as a player for Mount Greylock Regional High School and also played for a year at Clark University in Worcester. Full Story

    L'Derry Rescue Squad Seeks New Members
    06/25/2015 01:56 PM EDT - LONDONDERRY >> The Londonderry Rescue Squad provides ambulance service to the tri-mountain towns of Londonderry, South Londonderry, Peru, Landgrove, Weston, Jamaica, Windham, Winhall and Stratton. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Questions about vitamin D supplement
    06/19/2015 03:13 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> My doctor advised me to take a vitamin D supplement. Why do I need vitamin D? Also, my pharmacy sells vitamin D in two forms: D2 and D3. What is the difference, and which one should I take? Full Story

    Tips to stay hydrated in summer months
    06/19/2015 03:13 PM EDT - Summer is a time full of activity and fun. But during these hot months, it's important to stay hydrated. "One of the things is just making sure that you're carrying water with you," said Dr. Trey Dobson, chief medical officer at Southwestern Vermont Full Story

    Lung Screenings Catch Cancer Early
    06/16/2015 01:34 PM EDT - BENNINGTON >> As a physician specializing in the treatment of cancer, one of the hardest things I routinely deal with is seeing patients die from preventable illnesses. One I think most people will recognize is lung cancer. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Atherosclerosis No. 1 cause of premature death
    06/12/2015 01:11 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> You mention the word atherosclerosis in many of your "Ask Dr. K" columns. Could you explain what this word means? DEAR READER >> My readers ask me many questions about atherosclerosis, and for good reason: It is the No. Full Story

    Avoid the itch of poison ivy this summer
    06/15/2015 01:28 PM EDT - A hike in the woods or an afternoon in the backyard can quickly turn into an unpleasant experience if poison ivy is involved. Exposure to poison ivy, as well as poison oak and poison sumac, can leave an individual with a red, swollen, itchy rash Full Story

    Area experts share tips on ergonomics
    06/05/2015 12:43 PM EDT - If you're old enough to work, you're old enough to experience occupational hazards. And these hazards aren't reserved for professions such as law enforcement or coal mining. Whether it involves significant time on the telephone, standing for long Full Story

    The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

    iBook charts for week ending June 29, 2015: Top Paid Books 1. Grey by E L James - 9781101946350 - (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 2. Full Story