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Brumley named Home Health Aide of the YearWEST SPRINGFIELD – Mercy Home Care Aide Brenda Brumley has been named “Home Health Aide of the Year” by the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts, a nonprofit trade association of home care agencies that promotes home care as an integral part of the health care delivery system. In her nominati...
Red Cross in danger of blood shortageGREATER SPRINGFIELD – The American Red Cross urges eligible blood donors to roll up a sleeve and give to help prevent a summer blood shortage. Blood donors with types O negative, B negative and A negative are especially needed.The Red Cross is seeing fewer appointments at its blood donation ...
Boards of health act as local arms of state health department
By Christopher Quinn, M.D. and Cheryl Sbarra, Esq.
CDC warns of heat-related dangersSPRINGFIELD – Whoever thought the summer sun could be so deadly?Each year some 318 people die in the United States of heat-related illnesses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For those having fun in the sun or working outdoors comes the risk of heat-related illnes...
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