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Sugar a Common Thread in Three of Vermont’s Most Critical Health Issues

You might not think of sugar as a risk factor for heart disease. But if you connect the dots, it’s there. “We have long understood the relationship... Continue Reading

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Overcoming Challenges Rather than Avoiding Them

By Joseph Fusco Psst. Can I share a conspiracy theory with you? Six terrible, shadowy forces roam this world, all of which have taken aim squarely at... Continue Reading

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Lessons Learned While Traveling Through Europe

By Erinanna Smith It didn’t take long after my semester abroad to make me want to travel again. To say I have the travel bug would be... Continue Reading

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Do Individual Lifestyle Factors Lead to Health Disparities?

What is the relationship between individual lifestyle factors and health inequalities and inequities? If you ask health care providers, you’ll find a wide range of answers. But... Continue Reading

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5 Work Related Skills That Will Help You Transition into a New Career

By Emily Pendergraft Fall is officially here. The leaves have changed and a feeling of transformation is in the air. For many it’s the start of a... Continue Reading