3 Ways Stress Can Affect Your Health

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Stress can have a huge impact on your day-to-day life and overall wellbeing. When we are under enormous amounts of pressure, our body produces adrenaline and other hormones that cause tension and feelings of anxiousness. Stress is primarily triggered due to feelings of unfamiliarity or a loss of control, and […]

VDH: COVID cases elevated to over 400

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by Timothy McQuiston, Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Health today is reporting 424 cases of COVID-19 for Tuesday (327 Monday, 179 Sunday). There were 251 on Saturday and 372 last Friday, as cases have edged up in recent weeks and 8.5 percent in the last week. There were no additional […]

Protect workers when lightning strikes

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Key points Certain industries – such as construction, telecommunications and utility field repair, and agriculture – carry some of the highest risk. An important tool for employers to have is an emergency action plan, as discussed in OSHA’s standard on employee emergency action plans (1926.35). Training and situational awareness can […]

A safe walk | 2022-04-28

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The rate of pedestrian deaths jumped more than 20% in the first half of 2020. That’s a big increase. What led to it? According to the Governors Highway Safety Association, speeding, distracted driving and impaired driving during the COVID-19 pandemic all played a role. The GHSA says that if the […]

The Benefits of Eating a Plant-Based Diet

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Forest fires, hurricanes, floods, droughts, species extinction — the news can be pretty bleak. Instead of throwing up our hands and feeling helpless, we each have the power to help the health of the planet and ourselves simultaneously, says registered dietician Dana Ellis Hunnes in her new book, Recipe for Survival, […]