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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 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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Radiologic Technologist at BMH Earns Bone Densitometry Certification

Radiologic Technologist at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Earns Bone Densitometry Certification Belinda Sargent, RT (R, M) of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital has earned certification in Bone Densitometry from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. She will add the “BD” designation to her list of credentials. Bone Densitometry, better known as DEXA, is a type of x-ray imaging […]

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Health Fair to Benefit BMH Oncology Dept. February 18

Health Fair to Benefit BMH Oncology Dept. February 18 The second annual Dennis Roth Memorial Farmer’s Market and Health Fair will take place on Saturday, February 18, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the United Church of Bernardston in Massachusetts. Dennis Roth was a minister in the greater Brattleboro area who died of cancer […]

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Healthier Living Workshops Offered in Putney Starting Feb. 22

Healthier Living Workshops Offered in Putney Starting Feb. 22 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering the free Healthier Living Workshop series for managing chronic conditions at Putney Meadows starting Wednesday, February 22. Stanford University developed the six-week program to empower individuals with chronic diseases and their caregivers to better manage the condition through education, support and […]

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New Baby Steps Blog Gives Expert Advice to New Parents

New Baby Steps Blog Gives Expert Advice to New Parents Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is publishing a weekly blog called “Baby Steps” on its web site for new and expecting parents. It can be found by clicking on the BMH Blogs tab on the bmhvt.org web site or by going directly to www.bmhvt.org/baby-steps. Baby Steps is […]

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Hospital Blood Drive a Success

Hospital Blood Drive a Success Brattleboro Memorial Hospital held its first blood drive of the new year on January 16 to assist the local chapter of the American Red Cross. Debbie Partrick, RNC, nurse manager for the BMH Birthing Center, coordinated the hospital’s efforts to pre-register donors. Overall, 43 staff members and volunteers donated, including […]

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