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Into the Issues

Published on February 13th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Ann Gilbert represented Prevention on the “Into the Issues” forum on the opiate crisis, February 12th at Montpelier High School, moderated by Times Argus Editor Steven Pappas... Read More


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3-4-50

Published on February 12th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents    February 10, 2018    Times Argus A Guide to Improving Family Health Would it surprise you to learn that over 50% of all deaths in Vermont are caused by just four diseases and ... Read More


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Our Voices Xposed Rally

Published on January 30th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

at the Statehouse – All are invited February 6, 9-11 am Youth members of Our Voices Xposed (OVX) will march to the Statehouse to demonstrate their concern about the dangers of flavored tobacco on Vermont’s youth. ... Read More


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Safe Sharps Disposal

Published on January 29th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   January 27, 2018    Times Argus By ANN GILBERT, Director of Central Vermont New Directions Coalition Safe and easy disposal of sharps is a public health priority in Vermont. What are Sharps? “Sharps” is a ... Read More


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Vermont Report Card on State of Tobacco Control

Published on January 25th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Vermont’s Mixed Grades Show Stalled Efforts to Save Lives, Reduce Tobacco Use, Finds New American Lung Association Report 2018 ‘State of Tobacco Control’ report finds Vermont lawmakers’ efforts to reduce tobacco use was largely unproductive in ... Read More


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Combating butt litter

Published on December 15th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

As a member of one of 13 tobacco community prevention grantees in Vermont, CVNDC Prevention Specialist Ginny Burley joined others at a network and sustainability training December 6th where she was a panelist and shared information ... Read More


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National Prevention Network Conference

Published on September 20th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

Vermonters shared information and substance abuse prevention strategies with participants from other states at the 30th National Prevention Network (NPN) Conference held this year in mid-September in Anaheim, California. The conference highlighted the latest scientific research ... Read More


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