Showing Stories tagged with: Chronic Conditions
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September 11, 2023
New imaging system connects radiology teams across UVM Health Network improving efficiency and access to patients.
September 7, 2023
Patients treated sooner with new program bringing specialist expertise into the primary care.
July 6, 2023
The Comprehensive Pain Program is helping patients like John Killacky solve decades of debilitating chronic pain.
March 19, 2023
When you need help to live independently, the team at UVM Home Health & Hospice can be a lifesaver.
September 29, 2022
UVM Medical Center is piloting an innovative unit in the emergency room to provide better care, sometimes at home.
September 16, 2022
It’s called integrative health, and it’s a promising way to deliver care with complementary therapies.
July 26, 2022
Meet Henry. He’s two years old and his neurological condition is one in a million. Home health care is helping him beat the odds.
April 8, 2022
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.
August 19, 2021
Painful, throbbing, debilitating…that’s how the pain is described by those who suffer from migraines. Adam Sprouse Blum, MD, a headache specialist at the University of Vermont Medical Center’s Headache Clinic, explains how to combat this mysterious disease.
April 2, 2021
We all know that what we eat and drink affects our health, but sometimes the volume of advice can be paralyzing. Relax: Our experts share three small changes that have a big impact.
June 17, 2020
With limited in-person appointments available, Joseph Van Horn and Raymond Mitchell describe how they were able to receive orthopedic care for back injuries. Learn how they both got care during COVID-19.
November 21, 2019
Diabetes is a condition in which the body is unable to produce the correct amounts of the hormone insulin, resulting in high blood sugar levels. In the United States, 29 million Americans have diabetes and 86 million Americans have pre-diabetes. With type one diabetes, the body does not make insulin at all because the immune
November 8, 2019
Diabetic retinopathy is a disease that affects nearly 8 million Americans and is a leading cause of blindness in adults. In the latest episode of HealthSource Radio, Dr. Christopher Brady talks about the disease. Brady is an ophthalmologist at the UVM Medical Center and assistant professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM. Listen to
October 15, 2019
Did you know that what you eat can influence chronic pain? When you eat, you change your body chemistry. As a result, this can either increase or decrease inflammation and pain. Whether chronic pain is associated with arthritis, fibromyalgia, or injury, the foods used to fuel your body make a difference. Read or listen to