Showing Stories tagged with: aging well
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November 10, 2023
Spoiler alert: Prenatal care, community activities and more.
October 2, 2023
Retired United States Air Force veteran Philip Smith honors his wife and those who cared for her, one gift at time.
March 19, 2023
When you need help to live independently, the team at UVM Home Health & Hospice can be a lifesaver.
November 11, 2022
Program helps Vermonters and their families live well and cope with loss.
April 6, 2022
Whatever your reason for not being able to get up and about, the health benefits of a workout are still within reach.
March 22, 2022
Expert advice to help weather a commonly misunderstood chapter of life.
October 25, 2021
Medicare provides health insurance benefits for people age 65 years and older, as well as certain people under 65 with disabilities or specific medical conditions. Becoming eligible for Medicare creates a lot of new opportunities – but you need to know how to make the most of them.
July 8, 2021
Neurologist Steele Taylor, MD, tells his patients to stop worrying about the possibility of developing dementia and instead take action on factors they can control, such as sleep and diet.
June 29, 2021
Walking is one of the easiest ways to get the exercise you need to stay healthy. Learn how, one step at a time, you can gain the physical benefits of regular movement.
June 28, 2021
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved a new medication to treat Alzheimer’s Disease. Steele Taylor, MD, neurologist and co-director of the University of Vermont Medical Center’s Memory Program, addresses the promise and pitfalls of this new treatment.
February 23, 2021
Medical experts are concerned that the nearly year-long pandemic has led to a decrease in physical activity and increase in heart health risks. UVM Medical Center Cardiologist Sherrie Khadanga, MD, offers advice for stepping up activity at home, and ultimately, improving the health of your heart.
February 19, 2021
How better to celebrate 92 years on Earth than getting the COVID-19 vaccine? At least that’s how Marion Blanchette saw it on Saturday, February 13 – her 92nd birthday. “I was waiting until it was my turn,” she says, “and I was anxious. But it was perfect. It ran so smooth – no waiting, nothing.”
February 5, 2021
Sophie Connors is living through her second global pandemic, and this time she is well-aware of the impacts – and how the world will beat it.