Holiday mental health awareness

WINDSOR COUNTY – With the arrival of the holidays, children are home from school, visitors stop by, and routines are disrupted. “For many, the holidays are a stressful time, increasing feelings of depression, loneliness, overwhelm, and anxiety,” says Kate Lamphere, … Continued

Janik to discuss medicinal uses of cannabis

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LONDONDERRY, Vt. – Though federally the recreational use of marijuana remains illegal in the United States, the popularity of the drug for medicinal purposes is on the rise. A report issued by The Institute of Medicine states, “Scientific data indicate … Continued

Mental Health First Aid course offered

TOWNSHEND, Vt. – Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common supports. This eight-hour course uses role playing and … Continued

DVHA launches tool to compare 2019 health plans

REGION – In preparation for open enrollment, state officials have launched the 2019 version of an online tool that helps Vermonters weigh insurance options and choose the health plan that best fits their needs and budget. The 2019 Plan Comparison … Continued

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