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Elizabeth A. McLarney, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Discusses Knee Arthritis, February 7

Southern Vermont Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine will present a free talk about knee arthritis by Dr. Elizabeth McLarney on Thursday, February 7 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s Brew Barry Conference room. Knee arthritis impacts a large number of orthopedic patients. More than 600,000 total knee replacement surgeries are performed annually in […]

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Ongoing Tobacco Cessation Classes at BMH Beginning in February

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital introduces two versions of a continuing series of free classes for people who wish to stop smoking. The “Your Quit, Your Way Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation” program differs from the six-week workshop previously offered by providing ongoing education and support for participants. Terri Kneipp, a trained facilitator from the Vermont Department of […]

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2013 Daffodil Campaign Has Begun

Daffodil Days are approaching – a wonderful sign of spring and a way to promote hope for cancer patients. Daffodil Days is a fund raising effort to help raise money for different programs here at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) as well as money for the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives by eliminating cancer. […]

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YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program to be offered at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program helps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk for developing the disease by taking steps that will improve their overall health and well-being. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-led evidence-based program is delivered over a 12 month period in a supportive small group […]

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Zumba Basic and Toning Classes Offered at BMH

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a six-week Zumba Basic/Zumba starting Friday, February 1 in the BMH Exercise Room. Led by Heather C. Smith, MA, R-DMT, Zumba classes feature exotic rhythms set to high energy Latin and international beats. The Zumba toning portion combines targeted body sculpting exercises and strength training. Students use lightweight, Maraca-like toning […]

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BMH Spinal Health Level 1 Class Begins January 28

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services will be offering its seven week course “Standing Tall Spine Health: Level 1” starting on Monday, January 28 in the BMH Exercise Room. Classes take place from 4:00 to 5:00 PM every Monday through March 11. Advance registration is required and the fee is $60. Contact the BMH Rehabilitation Services […]

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BMH Art Exhibit Honors Farmers, Support Stroll

The halls of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital have been graced with paintings by local artists who draw inspiration from agricultural and natural settings. The show, “Farm Art,” is curated by artist Caryn King, and will remain on view through May. All of the works are offered for sale, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit […]

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BMH Offers Two Versions of Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation Workshop in January

BMH Offers Two Versions of Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation Workshop in January Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering two separate installments of the four-week “Fresh Start: Tobacco Cessation Workshop” in January 2013. A morning version will meet from 10:00-11:30 AM every Tuesday, January 8 through January 29 in BMH Conference Room B. The second track will […]

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Kathleen McGraw, MD, FHM

BMH Introduces Kathleen McGraw as Chief Medical Officer

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital today announced that Kathleen McGraw, MD, FHM, has been hired to serve as Chief Medical Officer, taking the place of David Albright, MD, who officially retired from this position in mid-August. She will begin work on January 15, 2013. McGraw comes from Baystate Franklin Medical Center, where she developed the Hospital Medicine […]

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BMH Restores MRI Services

BMH Restores MRI Services Brattleboro Memorial Hospital officials announced the Diagnostic Imaging Department began seeing patients in its upgraded Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) suite on Monday, November 26. Launch of the new service follows the hospital’s planned move of its MRI equipment to accommodate renovations and expansion of the Emergency Department. The new location, on […]

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