Older couple walking dog in field with hills in background
Posted on Thursday, October 18, 2018 by John “J.P.” Begly, MD

CVMC orthopedic surgeon John "J.P." Begly, MD provides tips on how to keep our joints in good condition through physical fitness, diet and nutrition, posture and stress management.

Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day
Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

Many women eligible for breast reconstruction following cancer surgery are unaware of their options. Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day aims to give women hope and confidence through the gift of skin donation. 

Woman straining forward to read here laptop
Posted on Thursday, October 11, 2018 by Kimberly Fuller, PT, CEAS II

In this first of a three part series, our ergonomic specialist, Kimberly Fuller, PT, explores how to avoid eye, shoulder and/or neck fatigue or pain from using your computer, phone or tablet for long periods of time.

Four teenagers with arms around each other's shoulders
Posted on Thursday, September 27, 2018 by Anna Hankins, MD

While the possession of marijuana might be legal for adults in Vermont, CVMC pediatrician Anna Hankins, MD urges parents to remember that marijuana use among teenagers has many harmful effects.

Sunlight shining through locked arms
Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

National Suicide Prevention Week is an important time to focus attention on what remains a serious public health concern that all too frequently remains hidden. Learn to distinguish facts from myths and recognize when someone is at risk.

2018 Sepsis Awareness Month
Posted on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

Every two minutes, someone in the U.S dies from sepsis. Sepsis Awareness Month serves to raise awareness about sepsis, including the signs and symptoms, because even just knowing what it is can save someone’s life.

Football field set up with agility course for training.
Posted on Monday, August 13, 2018 by Catherine Mygatt Naden, MD

CVMC sports medicine specialist Catherine Naden, MD reviews pointers to help you have a safe and successful return to fall athletics, including the importance of hydration and protecting the brain.

Multi-generational family out walking
Posted on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

An accident, injury or serious illness can happen to anyone at any time. Planning in advance for how you want to be cared for at the end of life can minimize conflict and uncertainty about decisions that may arise. Learn how to make your wishes known to family, friends and health care providers.

Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing home residents
Posted on Monday, July 9, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

Allen Yearick, administrator at Woodridge Nursing and Rehabilitation, talks about the team effort that earned Woodridge a deficiency free rating in their recent annual state survey, as well as the Times Argus "Best of the Best" award.

Colorful fireworks display
Posted on Monday, July 2, 2018 by UVMHN-CVMC

The Fourth of July feels like the unofficial start of summer – with its barbecues, fireworks, and fun with family and friends. If you choose to light fireworks at home, follow these tips for making sure everyone stays safe.