• Farm to Table - 03/19/2015 12:50 PM EDT
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    Health Matters: Catch Your Breath

    03/19/2015 12:28 PM EDT
    If you or a family member has been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (chronic bronchitis or emphysema) or are having trouble breathing, pulmonary rehabilitation can help. People who are short of breath often limit their extra 
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    Battenkill Valley Health Center launches new website
    03/19/2015 12:28 PM EDT - ARLINGTON >> Battenkill Valley Health Center (BVHC) announced the launch of its new website — www.battenkillvalleyhealthcenter.org — on Thursday, which is designed to make preregistration more convenient for prospective patients. Full Story

    Guiding Good Choices course offered to parents, caregivers
    03/12/2015 03:44 PM EDT - WINDHAM COUNTY >> Guiding Good Choices is a free, interactive, five-session course for parents and caregivers of fourth to ninth grade children. The series provides the tools and strategies to meet the challenges of guiding a person's child Full Story

    Lind to give talk on Homeopathy at Neighborhood Connections
    03/12/2015 03:44 PM EDT - LONDONDERRY >> On Thursday, March 19, from 12:30-2:30 p.m., Dr. Lynn Lind, PH.D, DNM, RN will talk about Homeopathy at The Meeting Place at Neighborhood Connections. She has a Doctorate in Natural and Integrative Medicine and is a registered Full Story

    Discussion to focus on hip and knee arthritis treatments
    03/12/2015 03:44 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> If painful joints and arthritis are interfering with daily activities it may be time to consider a surgical treatment option. Join Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic surgeon Eric Marsh, MD on Tuesday, April 7, from 6-7:30 p. Full Story

    Red Cross to install smoke alarms for free
    03/12/2015 03:44 PM EDT - DORSET >> On Saturday, March 14, families in Dorset, Pawlet and Rupert who do not have working smoke alarms — or are unsure if their smoke alarms work — can call an American Red Cross volunteer to make an appointment to have alarms Full Story

    Farm-To-Table Conference offers food for thought
    03/06/2015 11:46 AM EST - MANCHESTER >> Amanda Merrow didn't plan to become a farmer when she grew up. The Shaftsbury, Vt. native graduated from Mount Anthony Union High School in Bennington in 2003 and went off to attend Hamilton College in central New York, earning a Full Story

    SVMC appoints Yager to ExpressCare
    02/25/2015 01:55 PM EST - BENNINGTON >> Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) has announced the appointment of Janet Yager, DNP to the newly opened ExpressCare. "I'm looking forward to a new adventure at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center," said Yager. Full Story

    Healthier Living Workshop set
    02/25/2015 01:55 PM EST - BENNINGTON >> This spring, the Vt. Blueprint for Health is excited to offer the in-demand, free Healthier Living Workshop (HLW) for those with chronic conditions in two area locations. For the first time, trained HLW leaders will offer the Full Story

    Blood pressure, foot care clinics set
    02/25/2015 01:55 PM EST - DORSET >> The Dorset Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice will be hold a blood pressure/foot care clinics in March. The cost of the foot clinic is $10. For more information, call 775-0568. The blood pressure and foot care clinic will take Full Story

    Irvine Welsh, Joseph O'Neill up for comic-writing prize

    LONDON (AP) — Scottish novelist Irvine Welsh and Irish-American author Joseph O'Neill are among the finalists for a comic-writing award whose prize includes a bottle of champagne and a pig. Full Story
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    Angelina Jolie inspires Nickelodeon crowd

    'Maleficent’ actress tells kids being different is a good thing, and it’s OK to cause a little trouble.