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Ask the Expert: How to Talk to Children about LGBTQIA+

In this Q&A, pediatrician Anna Hankins, MD, shares her advice for open, curious conversations with your child around LGBTQIA+, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Children's Health Caregiving Teenagers Parenting Suicide Prevention Transgender Health

Men’s Health Cheat Sheet

Many men in their 30s and 40s haven’t had a checkup in years. Here’s a men’s health cheat sheet to help you get your health care back on schedule.

Men’s Health Colorectal Cancer Diabetes Vaccines

Fired Up About Summer Grilling!

5 tips and recipes to make your grilling the healthiest it can be.

Food and Nutrition Cancer Diet Recipes Safety Tips

‘I’m Not Going to Leave Your Side’

A nurse’s care changed Justin Hart’s life, and his career.

Heart Health Patient Stories Workforce

‘Minutes Matter When You’re Dealing With a Stroke’

It may sound unlucky to have a stroke while at cardiac rehab, but for Darcie Belisle, it was anything but.

Heart Health Stroke Patient Stories

Clinical Trials Are Best Option for Many Cancer Patients

Patients in clinical trials receive double the care they normally would.

Cancer Clinical Trials

Something New Under the Sun

Our region has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the U.S. Our experts explain which moles need a closer look.

Cancer Skin Cancer

Sustainability Remains a Priority at UVM Medical Center

The hospital joins UN’s Race to Zero initiative to achieve a carbon-neutral world.

Environmental Health

61st in Line for a Transplant: James’ Story

His 3- and 5-year-olds knew him only as someone hooked up to a dialysis machine several hours a day. Now, thanks to an organ donation, he’s free – and he’ll get to watch them grow up.

Chronic Conditions Kidney Disease Organ Donation Patient Stories Transplant Surgery

Let’s Talk About Consent

It can be uncomfortable, but talking explicitly to our children and young adults about safe and unsafe touch is critical to empowering them and helping them understand that they are in control of their bodies.

Children's Health Women’s Health Men’s Health Child Abuse Parenting Child Safety Domestic Abuse Teenagers Suicide Prevention

You’re Sick, Too?

An expert weighs in on why it feels like everyone is sick right now.

Children's Health COVID-19 Wellness Colds Community Health Flu Parenting

Building Up While Sitting Down

Whatever your reason for not being able to get up and about, the health benefits of a workout are still within reach.

Aging Well Arthritis

Does Food Impact Our Mental Health?

Research shows food choice can slow cognitive decline and decrease anxiety and depression.

Diet Recipes Anxiety Alzheimer's and Dementia

5 Healthy Recipes You Can Make with Your Kids

From midweek dinners to tasty snacks, these easy-to-make, affordable meals are perfect for even the pickiest eaters.

Food and Nutrition Children's Health Teenagers Parenting Recipes Caregiving Diet

‘I Feel Like I'm Making a Difference Here’

Sandra Belton, RN, MSN, joined the University of Vermont Medical Center as a traveling nurse, but stayed permanently because of her colleagues.

Nursing Workforce

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