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With the mother waking up after her long slumber, spring rains shower her with clean, sparkling water scrubbing away the last vestiges of winter’s grip. What a perfect time to rejuvenate and clean out our bodies too. Spring cleaning is not relegated exclusively for your house....this kind of cleaning is a lot less labor intensive with as many rewards.

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PLYMOUTH — For a second year, Pemi-Baker Community Health has decided to forgo their annual in person Brunch/Live Auction Fundraiser out of concern for the health and safety of their community, replacing it with a month long ON-LINE auction in the hopes of replicating last year’s success.

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MEREDITH — Upon the completion of a successful public hearing regarding the merger of the the Lakes Region Visiting Nurse Association and the Newfound Area Nursing Association, the entities are officially merged and are providing quality in-home care and hospice services to the Lakes Region.…

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It’s been proven time and again that exercise is good for seniors’ physical and mental health. Regular exercise, even in small amounts, can improve mood, relieve stress and improve health. According to the CDC, four of the five most expensive health conditions older adults face can be preven…

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Urinary incontinence is an issue that more than half of seniors deal with, and it can affect a senior’s health, social connections and self-esteem. Managing incontinence is critical for seniors that want to maintain their independence and quality of life while remaining in their home.

New Hampshire Humane Society Pet of the Week

    Meet Connor! He is a 1-year-old Shepherd Mix that came all the way from Texas to find his new forever home. This tall, handsome gentleman is p… Read more

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    PLYMOUTH — Physical therapists at Pemi-Baker Community Health are movement experts who improve quality of life through hands-on care, patient education, and prescribed movement. For almost a year, PBCH’s LSVT BIG specialist, Kaity Schwartzer, PT, DPT has been helping those experiencing the s…

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    PLYMOUTH — When I first came on to Hospice work, my supervisor encouraged me to maintain ongoing self-study about various topics relevant to the work. One day, I pulled a book from the shelf in our office. An observant co-worker noticed and commented that I had grabbed “the Bible for caring …

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    New Hampshire has one of the highest recorded rates of Lyme Disease in the nation. Most people come into contact with the spirochetal organism (Borrelia burgdorferi) through contact with the deer tick (Ixodes scapularis), although many other species of tick carry these organisms (dog tick, l…

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    LACONIA — City departments ran up more than $200,000 in COVID-related expenses between when the pandemic first hit in mid-March and the end of the year, according to a report released by City Manager Scott Myers on Monday.

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    For one person who registered on Friday for a COVID-19 vaccine, the shot means that she can stop worrying about the virus making her seriously ill. For another, it’s hope that life will return to normal. For a third, the vaccine means that he might be able to see his beloved again.

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    LACONIA — The majority of the city’s public school students will continue to attend school under a hybrid schedule. But because some school staff members or students have tested positive for COVID-19 or have been in close contact with someone who has, there are “some pockets” within the scho…

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    MEREDITH — On Wednesday, Jan. 13, Hermit Woods Winery & Deli decided to temporarily close due to an employee reporting to have tested positive for COVID-19. The employee had not been present in the winery since Jan. 8. Immediately upon learning of the infection, to ensure the maximum deg…

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