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Q: My blood test results always include levels of HDL and LDL cholesterol, but what about lipoprotein(a)? Don't high levels triple the risk of a heart attack or stroke at an early age? If so, … more
If you do an online search about sugar, you may become convinced that it's evil and addictive — and that your sweet tooth will lead you to ruin. You'll also see plenty of advice for how to curb … more
Did you know that you have the potential to save eight lives, by donating your organs after you die? All across the nation, thousands of people are waiting for a heart, lung, liver, pancreas, kidney, … more
CHESHIRE COUNTY, N.H. — Wellness nurses from Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services will be available at the following Nurse Is In clinics where you can have your blood pressure … more
BRATTLEBORO — On Friday, April 13, the Vermont Workers' Center will host a health fair and community meeting on health care issues accompanied by a free community meal. This event will take … more
You hear it whenever someone gets sick or dies soon after losing a spouse: Was it because of a broken heart? Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush's hospitalization a day … more
The modern medical era began when an absent-minded British scientist named Alexander Fleming returned from vacation to find that one of the petri dishes he forgot to put away was covered in a … more
Did you know it was just recently Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week?More than 12 million Americans have been diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and another 12 million are likely to have … more
As healthcare systems, hospitals and communities throughout the U.S. continue to address the often uphill challenge of improving population health, more and more are looking to the turnkey packages … more
Q: My pharmacist recently told me I could get a flu shot, even though I have an egg allergy. Is this true? A: You're smart to ask, especially now. As the current flu season illustrates, the influenza … more
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