Relying on Social Security for retirement income

(NAPSI)—If you’re a middle-income baby boomer, chances are you’re still struggling to recover from the financial crash that began in...

June 14th, 2017 |  


IBS can have major effect on sufferers’ quality of life

IBS can have major effect on sufferers’ quality of life

Irritable bowel syndrome is characterized by uncomfortable gastrointestinal symptoms, but it’s the effect the health issue can have on one’...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Dealing with diminished financial capacity

“Diminished financial capacity” generally refers to a decline in a person’s ability to manage assets to serve his or her best intere...

June 14th, 2017 |  



Dealing with diminished financial capacity

“Diminished financial capacity” generally refers to a decline in a person’s ability to manage assets to serve his or her best intere...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Talking the talk about walking with walkers

Talking the talk about walking with walkers

(NAPSI)—Caring for an aging parent can be a great challenge. And as our beloved seniors age, their primary caregivers, commonly their children, ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Medical advances offer alternatives to hysterectomy

Medical advances offer alternatives to hysterectomy

I have found when taking a woman’s medical history that she often doesn’t know when her mother entered menopause. That’s because twe...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Relay For Life: An overnight journey

By Kelly HindermanGuest ColumnistRelay For Life is an 18 hour journey providing the light of day and dark of night to parallel the physical effects, e...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Wound Care Center earns national award

Wound Care Center earns national award

TROY — The Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Services at Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) has been recognized with a national award for clinica...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Science says: Unavoidable typos in DNA help fuel cancer

By Lauran NeergaardAP Medical WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — Cancer patients often wonder “why me?” Does their tumor run in the family? Did...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Colonoscopy can help prevent cancer

Colonoscopy can help prevent cancer

Colonoscopies are a powerful tool in screening for colorectal cancer, but are only effective in reducing one’s risk if people properly prepare f...

March 15th, 2017 |