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TOWNSHEND — The Board of Trustees of Grace Cottage Family Health & Hospital has appointed Douglas F. DiVello to the position of chief executive officer, effective Feb. 12. DiVello is … more
Q: I recently read about a sugar additive being linked to the rise of a killer bug. What is this additive, how do I avoid it, and how serious is the threat?A: Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is a … more
The roar of a jet plane, the rumble of a big rig, that shrill scream from the siren of a speeding emergency vehicle:The common but loud noises that keep you awake at night and agitate you throughout … more
The standard prescription for flu is to stay home and rest, drink plenty of fluids, and keep pain and fever under control with over-the-counter drugs like acetaminophen.But this flu season has been a … more
BRATTLEBORO — Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is partnering with New England Donor Services to honor and remember those who gave the gift of life through organ and tissue donation. On Monday, the … more
I love skiing. Anyone who knows me, knows that's true. There's nothing I like better than putting on my skis and helmet and heading down the slopes on a beautiful bluebird day. You do wear a helmet … more
Sexual assault has been much in the news lately, and it's more common than most people realize.On average, there are over 380,000 victims of rape and sexual assault each year in the U.S. Over 60,000 … more
President Donald Trump prides himself on getting by with just four or five hours of sleep at night, which leaves him plenty of time early in the morning to scan cable TV news and tweet before going … more
WASHINGTON — Like a friendly Pied Piper, the violinist keeps up a toe-tapping beat as dancers weave through busy hospital hallways and into the chemotherapy unit, patients looking up in … more
Q: Some researchers say the main reason for many health issues today, including allergies and asthma, is that our children are kept too clean and have no resistance to anything. What are your … more
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