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BURLINGTON | The Vermont Department of Health and officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working with the Wake Robin retirement community in Shelburne to respond to an outbreak... more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The first case of the flu this season was reported in Clinton County last week, and health officials are again imploring residents to get vaccinated. more

The Sun

Of the nearly 1,500 calls in 2015-2016 to Vermont’s Emergency Medical Services to aid in a fall incident, 8 out of 10 involved people who were 65 years of age or older. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Many North Country residents are reluctant to discuss suicide for fear of public scrutiny. But it’s time to draw the issue into the light. more

The Sun

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MONTPELIER — The Vermont State Senate gave preliminary approval to the Healthy Workplaces bill (H.187) on Tuesday, Feb. 2 and full approval the following day. more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA — Students at Ticonderoga Middle School wore red Feb. 5 in support of National Wear Red Day and the “Go Red for Women by American Heart Association.” more

The Sun

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