Intimately touched by his wife’s breast cancer diagnosis and the loss of her mother to lung cancer, Curtiss now channels his professional skills and time toward raising awareness and supporting organizations that are on the frontline in the fight against cancer. Learn more at www.pinkribboncooking.com.  From Chef Curtiss: This was a big hit when my wife Bridget […]

It comes as no surprise to those of us familiar with Vermont that the Green Mountain state continues to receive national recognition for many of its special features. Vermont cities are routinely included in lists of top places to live in America; Vermont consistently ranks high in education, social services and as one of the […]

Intimately touched by his wife’s breast cancer diagnosis and the loss of her mother to lung cancer, Curtiss now channels his professional skills and time toward raising awareness and supporting organizations that are on the frontline in the fight against cancer. Learn more at www.pinkribboncooking.com.  From Chef Curtiss: Simple, delicious and perfect for spring. Makes 16 […]

As men, we don’t talk about health enough. When we do, it might largely be due to the prompting of a significant other or loved one. We want to change that. Together, the Vermont Department of Health and the UVM Cancer Center will present the first-ever Men’s Health and Cancer Conference. This half-day event will […]

The recent unveiling of the Precision Medicine Initiative during President Obama’s State of the Union address was a momentous occasion for this molecular pathologist. President Obama seeks to invest $215 million from his 2016 budget to improve the country’s ability to explore and leverage precision medicine. So, what exactly is precision medicine? Currently, most medical […]

Join us on April 9 for “New Hope in the Fight Against Lung Cancer” a free event featuring talks by Claire Verschraegen, MD, University of Vermont Cancer Center, and Garth Garrison, MD, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center. Learn more and register at action.lung.org/burlingtonexpo or call 802-876-6862 Despite the decline in […]

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is one of only a few cancers that may be prevented through screening. Visit the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Web site to learn more. What should […]

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is one of only a few cancers that may be prevented through screening. Visit the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Web site to learn more. How do […]