Health and Wellness

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Aging Resource Center Helps Seniors Talk About It: Self-Care During Anxious Times

“Let’s Talk About it: Self-care During Anxious Times,” aims to relieve isolation and offer support to participating seniors.

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Healthy Vision at Any Age

According the Centers for Disease Control, vision disability is one of the top 10 disabilities among adults 18 years and older and one of the most prevalent disabling conditions among children.

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D-HH Does Not Recommend Using Ivermectin to Treat COVID-19

The antiparasitic drug ivermectin has not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the prevention or treatment of COVID-19.

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Third-dose COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for Immunocompromised Individuals

In mid-August, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the use of a third dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people.

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Why D-HH Experts Consider the COVID-19 Vaccine Safe for Those Who are Pregnant

Obstetricians Julie A. Braga, MD, and Ilana Cass, MD, recently held a virtual event to share information about the safety and efficacy of the vaccines.

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Eggplant Parmesan Makeover

Try this lower-calorie version of eggplant parmesan.

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Joanne's Journal Digest: Plant-based Diets

Physical Therapist Jason Godsell, Physician Assistant Cheryl Elinsky and Registered Dietitian and Health Coach Heather Wolfe share their journeys and guidance on how they've adopted a plant-based diet and how they guide others to do the same.

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Understanding the Science Behind the COVID-19 Vaccine

Data proves that all three currently approved vaccines are both effective and safe.

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Protecting Yourself From the Flu During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Every year, the common cold and the flu circulate in our communities, primarily in the fall and winter months, and make many people sick.

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Weighing the Risks and Benefits of COVID-19 Vaccination

A panel of Dartmouth-Hitchcock experts recently addressed the topic during a virtual question-and-answer event.

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