Hand Health

What is that lump on my wrist?

Ganglion cysts are the most common cause of “bumps and lumps” in the wrist and hand. It is a collection of fluid contained in a little sac, often located along tendons or joints in the hand and wrist. More...

Posted 9/15/2017 07:36 PM

Hand Health &nbsp

All about distal radius fractures

Every year, winter weather brings with it potentially serious injuries. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 04:58 PM

Day named Employee of the Month at Mt. Ascutney Hospital &nbsp

WINDSOR — Vickie Day, RN, has been chosen as the February Employee of the Month at Mt. More...

Posted 2/23/2016 02:07 PM

VNH acquires Kathy's Caregivers &nbsp

isiting Nurse and Hospice for Vermont and New Hampshire More...

Posted 12/8/2015 09:15 PM

November is COPD awareness month &nbsp

Third leading killer affects 85,000 in NH

MANCHESTER, NH—Put a straw in your mouth, pinch your nose, and breathe in and out only through the straw for one minute. This is how it feels to have COPD. More...

Posted 11/10/2015 03:55 PM

FDA bans sales of Camel Crush Bold

Camel Crush Bold cigarettes, a R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. brand, are on display at a Smoker Friendly shop in Pittsburgh. The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, Sept. More...

Posted 10/2/2015 01:58 AM

Hand Health &nbsp

I don’t shoot guns, how did I get 'trigger finger?'

  |width=323|height=211|link=node|align=left]Do one or more of your fingers click, or catch when you try to open in after it has been closed? Do you have to pull your finger open with the other hand when you wake up in the morning? More...

Posted 2/9/2017 08:59 PM

Phillips named director of homecare for VNH &nbsp

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Posted 3/29/2016 02:53 PM

Families eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit also qualify for 3SquaresVT &nbsp

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Posted 2/22/2016 08:49 PM

Crotched Mountain Ready, Set, Connect! autism treatment center opens in Manchester &nbsp

GREENFIELD, N.H. — Crotched Mountain Foundation has announced the opening of a new Manchester, New Hampshire location for its Ready, Set, Connect! Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program for children with autism. More...

Posted 12/9/2015 12:26 AM

Panel backs aspirin for heart health only in certain adults

WASHINGTON — A government task force says a daily lowdose aspirin could help certain people in their 50s and 60s prevent a first heart attack or stroke — and they might get some protection against colon cancer at the same time.  More...

Posted 10/2/2015 01:58 AM

HEALTH BRIEFS

‘Still Alice’ free showing   More...

Posted 10/2/2015 01:58 AM