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Safe Driving Class for Senior Citizens, March 24

Safe Driving Class for Senior Citizens, March 24 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer the AARP Safe Driving Class on Saturday, March 24 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in the Brew Barry Conference Center. The safe driving class is open to anyone who is 55 years or older, both AARP members and non-members. The class […]

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BMH Stress Reduction Class Starts March 20

BMH Stress Reduction Class Starts March 20 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free, introductory session for its six-week course “Letting Go of Stress” on Tuesday, March 20. The introductory session will explore how stress affects an individual’s body and mind, and how one can counteract the negative impact of stress and develop “stress hardiness.” […]

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BMH is First US Hospital To Install Anti-idling Kiosk Stations for Ambulances

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is the First U.S. Hospital To Install Anti-idling Kiosk Stations for Ambulances Truck stops provide anti-idling stations for tractor trailer drivers so when they have to park overnight and sleep, they can control the cab temperature and operate electrical components without burning diesel fuel. The driver, or his employer, saves on fuel […]

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Help for Hurting Hands Discussion at BMH

Help for Hurting Hands Discussion at BMH, March 12 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free program for people experiencing pain and dysfunction in their hands on Monday, March 12 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM in the Brew Barry Conference Center. Chris Vitello, a certified hand therapist from the BMH Occupational Therapy Department, will talk […]

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BMH Spinal Health Class Begins March 19

BMH Spinal Health Class Begins March 19 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services will offer its “Standing Tall Spine Health: Level 2” program beginning Monday, March 19. The program is designed for individuals diagnosed with osteopenia or osteoporosis who have previously completed the Level 1 course. The classes consist of advanced strengthening exercises for the core […]

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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month It is an opportunity to educate the community about the dangers, prevention and treatment of colon cancer. Because it’s about a part of the body that people often feel embarrassed to talk about, there is a general lack of awareness about the disease. It has also, at times, kept […]

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Thomas W. Lewis, MD

Thomas W. Lewis and Anne Cloutier Join Brattleboro Internal Medicine

Thomas W. Lewis and Anne Cloutier Join Brattleboro Internal Medicine Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Thomas W. Lewis and Physician Assistant Anne Cloutier will be joining Brattleboro Internal Medicine effective March 19, 2012. Brattleboro Internal Medicine, a member of the BMH Physician Group, is composed of Drs. Andrea Galasso and Laura […]

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Daffodil Days Are Approaching

Daffodil Days Are Approaching 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 […]

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New Moms Network March Schedule

New Moms Network March Schedule Programs of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s New Moms Network in March start with a session called “Starting Solids” on Wednesday, March 7th. This is presented by Chris Ellis, RD with the Brattleboro Food Co-op. The program on Wednesday, March 14th will feature “Ouch! What You Need to Know about Immunizations Now”. […]

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Free Writing Workshop for Breast Cancer Survivors at BMH starts March 6

Free Writing Workshop for Breast Cancer Survivors at BMH starts March 6 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free, 10-week writing workshop for individuals living with cancer and an accompanying loved one, starting Tuesday, March 6 at 6:00 PM in the Richards Building. “Spirit of the Written Word” provides cancer survivors the opportunity to promote […]

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