Many people notice that they are less steady on their feet as they age. Becoming less steady is a normal part of aging, as balance may be affected by arthritis, sensation changes in your legs, and balance receptors in your ears (your ‘vestibular system’) becoming less fluid. When people feel unsteady, they are likely to […]

The sun is shining, tulips are blooming, and the ticks are crawling. Spring means Vermonters are spending more time outside and need to protect themselves and family members — including our fur children — from tick bites. It is important to prevent tick bites. Ticks can carry pathogens that cause human diseases, such as Lyme […]