RSS

health

ELIZABETHTOWN | Emergency room personnel at the hospital here gained national recognition for patient care. more

Nov 18, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

izzo_gentletouch_11-18.jpg

Photo provided

PLATTSBURGH | Maria Szmigiel, owner of Gentle Touch Family Dentistry, has fond memories of going to work with her father in Montreal and watching procedures over his shoulder. more

Nov 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

demola_longlakelymedisease_11-18.jpg

Photo provided

LONG LAKE | The International Lions Club is emitting a full-throated roar this week against diabetes and has launched an awareness campaign to combat the chronic condition. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

Recently, I read a Vermont news article about your former Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell’s reaction receiving a 4/20 license plate. more

Nov 15, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

demola_oil_11-18.jpg

Photo provided/Protect the Adirondacks

ELIZABETHTOWN | A congressional candidate is calling for federal authorities to investigate the plan by a railroad company to store unused rail cars on 22 miles of tracks within the Adirondack Park. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

9134195421_52854e600c_z.jpg

Photo courtesy of via Flickr user Ragnhild Brosvik via Creative Commons.

PLATTSBURGH | The northeast is the epicenter of what authorities are referring to as a Lyme disease epidemic. more

Nov 8, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

A recent study showed the U.S. retirement age is rising as the government pushes it higher and workers stay in the workforce longer: some by choice and others by life’s realities. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

vt_110417_farm2school_pic.jpg

Photo provided

MIDDLEBURY | Gov. Phil Scott, Agriculture Secretary Anson Tebbetts, and  farm to school partners joined students last week to celebrate Vermont’s robust presence in farm to school at the Fletcher Sweet Farm. more

Nov 1, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

demola_warrencountycancer_11-4.jpg

Photo provided/Office of the Governor

GLENS FALLS | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a study to determine why four parts of the state, including Warren County, have higher cancer rates. more

Oct 31, 2017 9:09 AM The Sun

vt_110417_pregnancy_center_pic.jpg

Photo by Lou Varricchio

MIDDLEBURY | “Helping to avoid unintended consequences is what we’re all about,” according to Joanie Praamsma, executive director of the Pregnancy Resource Center of Addison County. more

Oct 31, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY |  The long-term prognosis for the health of Vermonters who work and play in the great outdoors isn’t good. more

Oct 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

vt_102817_uvm_isabelle_desjardin.jpg

Photo courtesy of UVM

BURLINGTON | Officials of the UVM Medical Center announced that Isabelle Desjardins, M.D., has accepted the position of Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for the University of Vermont Medical Center. more

Oct 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

I am writing to alert Westport and Wadhams residents to the crippling personnel shortage threatening the town’s volunteer ambulance squad. more

Oct 26, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

LEAD.jpg

Photo by Elizabeth Izzo

SARANAC | Bringing broadband to rural Clinton County, combating the opiate crisis and promoting bipartisanship at the county level. more

Oct 24, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

keith_-_danny_kiefitz_Sm.jpg

Photo by Pete DeMola

KEESEVILLE | Danny Kaifetz is seeking federal legislation giving all vets access to treatment for disease that plagues veteran population more

Oct 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

applewordsc1701_l_300_c_r.jpg

C105

SARANAC LAKE | Adirondack Health is sponsoring a new iteration of the Adirondack Health Symposium, this year titled “Healthy Everyday,” on Oct. 19. more

Oct 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

demola_salt_10-14.jpg

Photo provided/Melissa Blackall

TICONDEROGA | Scientific evidence is mounting on the impacts of road salt on Adirondack lakes and watersheds. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:50 PM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Municipal sewer lines in Lake George should be extended northward to serve dozens of homeowners and businesses, a half dozen town residents told the town board at their September meeting. more

Oct 8, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

Battling addiction and winning has been the hardest thing I have had to do. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

vt_100717_rutland_opioid_treatment_mayor_dave_allaire_dsc_0314.jpg

Photo by Lou Varricchio

ELIZABETHTOWN | A national headline getting 2014 report in Rolling Stone dubbed Vermont, as “America’s capital of heroin”. more

Oct 3, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Place or View More Events