Health and Fitness

New task force helps agencies work together to reduce overdoses

Local medical providers, law enforcement agencies, and social services providers now have a better way to coordinate their efforts to reduce drug overdoses and drug-related deaths in Montgomery County thanks to the recent formation of the Montgomery County Overdose Task Force.


Mobile offices bring opioid addiction help to those who need it

For Amsterdam-area residents struggling with opioid addiction, getting help can be difficult. In addition to getting past the fear of stigmatization associated with the problem, sufferers face other hurdles such as a busy job schedule, lack of transportation, or childcare responsibilities that can keep them from getting to appointments for services they need.

Veteran Care Starts With Caregiving

According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), family members and friends who care for veterans spend, on average, more than 20 hours a week taking care of their loved one.


Savor Health helps cancer survivors heal through nutrition

When Susan Bratton watched helplessly as her close friend succumbed to a brain tumor, she knew what she had to do–launch Savor Health.

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