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At the end of 2017, BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) merged with C. R. Bard, Inc. to create one of the top five largest medical technology companies in the world. more

Feb 22, 2018 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH | Danny Kaifetz has a simple message for his fellow Vietnam veterans: more

Feb 7, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | According to Vermont Department of Health officials, flu has hit Addison and Rutland counties. However, it is reported to be widespread across the state. more

Jan 24, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Porter Medical Center is one of several UVM network hospitals which will receive a new, state-of-the-art electronic health record system or EHR/Epic. more

Jan 17, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | All 11 school districts in Essex County have signed onto the Tobacco 21 initiative. more

Jan 17, 2018 11:30 AM The Sun

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LEWIS | On Jan. 20, Adirondack Women’s March reconvenes for a return rally to support women’s rights, civil rights and policy that protects health and safety of all people. more

Jan 17, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun 2 Comments

TICONDEROGA | Contractors who deal with lead contamination can get some help from a free class sponsored by PRIDE of Ticonderoga. more

Jan 14, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun

BEEKMANTOWN | The Clinton County Health Department is coming to your door, and they bring good tidings of a community made safe through attention to first aid, fire prevention, air and water quality. more

Jan 12, 2018 2:00 PM The Sun

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RUTLAND | A Rutland Regional Medical Center hospital official announced that it has achieved a five-star rating for several life-saving and life-enhancing treatments. more

Jan 10, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

WESTPORT | Healthy Schools Network has pressed for over 20 years for good science and steady funding to protect and clean up school environments. more

Jan 5, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

WESTPORT | In 2017, Healthy Schools Network founder and Executive Director Claire Barnett was awarded the prestigious William K. Reilly Award for Environmental Governance and Leadership from American University in Washington, D.C. more

Jan 5, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

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WESTPORT | Twenty-five years ago, the Parent and Teacher Organization (PTO) at Westport Central School resolved to foster a healthier, safer school environment, including ensuring schoolchildren access to healthy foods. more

Jan 4, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | New Yorkers gained a new safety net on Jan. 1. more

Jan 2, 2018 3:20 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | With the help of the Essex and Clinton County, several local schools are getting a boost when it comes to promoting healthy lifestyles. more

Dec 22, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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HORICON | The Horicon Town Board unanimously voted Nov. 14 to put a cork in the Watering Tub after a test of water quality turned up E.coli. more

Dec 21, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

We would like to take this opportunity to inform the community that Medical Associates of Saranac Lake will be joining Adirondack Health on January 1, 2018. more

Dec 16, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

As the holiday season is upon us, what better gift to give than the peace of mind of up-to-date cancer screenings? more

Dec 14, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The 2017 Gift-of-Life Marathon blood drive is almost here and once again we are reaching out to the people of greater Rutland asking that they share their good health with patients in need. more

Dec 5, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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FERRISBURGH | Recently, members of the North Ferrisburgh United Methodist Church gathered to assemble 142 health kits used by the United Methodist Committee on Relief. more

Dec 3, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

TICONDEROGA | Pearsall Adirondack Foundation recently gave a $3,000 grant to Ticonderoga Central School District and Ticonderoga Kiwanis for food distribution programs to help eligible children eat healthy. more

Dec 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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