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    All about Magnet Recognition

    02/09/2016 03:03 PM EST
    BENNINGTON >> In 2002, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) became the state's first hospital to earn Magnet Recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association. 
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    Boost healing using oils
    02/09/2016 02:30 PM EST - LONDONDERRY >> Join friends and neighbors at The Meeting Place at Neighborhood Connections on Thursday, Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. for a "Health Bodies: Boost Healing and Feel Better" presentation to learn how you can improve physical and emotional Full Story

    Rutland Regional Medical Center to expand in East Dorset
    02/06/2016 05:15 PM EST - EAST DORSET >> Rutland Regional Medical Center is expanding clinical services in East Dorset with the addition of expanded orthopaedic services and women's healthcare to its current ENT & Audiology services. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Nightmares remain a mystery
    02/05/2016 03:04 PM EST - DEAR DOCTOR K >> Is there anything I can do to stop having terrible nightmares? They scare me, and ruin my sleep. DEAR READER >> There may be something you can do. The first thing you should know is that everyone has nightmares Full Story

    Care for the caregiver: Taking time for yourself
    02/05/2016 03:04 PM EST - Barbara Arpante knows the true meaning of being there for someone in sickness and in health. "I took care of my 93-year-old mother before her passing in August 2014 and her sister, who passed one month later at 103," said Arpante, who lives in Full Story

    Teacher recognized for drug, alcohol prevention efforts
    02/03/2016 03:37 PM EST - MONTPELIER >> On Wednesday, Jan. 26, advocates from across the state attended Prevention Awareness Day at the State House, to spread the word about how communities benefit from the work of the 24 substance abuse prevention coalitions in Full Story

    Deborah Alecson | Musings on Mortality: Grief — the witness to life
    01/29/2016 01:52 PM EST - When I wake up in the morning, it always occurs to me that I may die that day. I don't expect to live. I don't demand that I live. And, I do not feel that I have a right to live because life is a gift. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Get your booster shots and protect grandkids
    01/29/2016 01:52 PM EST - DEAR DOCTOR K >> My son says that if I get a booster shot for pertussis, it will help protect his kids from getting whooping cough. That seems far-fetched to me. DEAR READER >> It's not far-fetched. Full Story

    LVRS looking for 1-day volunteers
    01/27/2016 08:25 PM EST - LONDONDERRY >> Volunteers are needed to help label and stuff 7,000 letters for the rescue squad's annual benefit and fundraiser. Come for an hour or two, or plan to stay for lunch. Lunch, snacks and good company will be provided. Full Story

    Obama administration launches new efforts to cure cancer
    01/22/2016 02:40 PM EST - WASHINGTON >> Harking back to America's triumphant race into space, the Obama administration is launching what it calls a "moonshot" effort to cure cancer. Don't expect miracles in the administration's last months in office. Full Story

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    Sylvester Stallone considered skipping Academy Awards

    Sylvester Stallone says he considered boycotting Academy Awards until Ryan Coogler told him to go.