A youth coalition on a mission to stop substance misuse and reduce the stigma around mental health is turning to local communities for funding after losing a federal grant that supported the organization for years.
As Adam Sandler wrote in his lyrics for the “Pot Heads Anthem” (sung to the tune of “The Star-Spangled Banner”): “Oh say I can’t see/Where the heck’s my Visine?/And my eyesight’s not keen/I hope you’re not driving.”
CITY health officials say the fact that only one unannounced food service inspection was performed at the Puritan Backroom Restaurant in 2019 is “not unusual,” adding most Manchester food establishments were inspected only once last year because of staffing turnover and “an increased workloa…
DEAR DOCS: I went to see my doctor last month because I was feeling off balance and short of breath. He sent me to a cardiologist, who did a blood test and told me that I’d had a mild heart attack! An echocardiogram confirmed it. I never felt any chest pain, so how is this possible?
CONCORD — A Bedford psychiatrist with a history of problems related to his practice said Thursday that a decision by the state Board of Medicine to revoke his license is unfair and he is working with his lawyer to reverse the action.
CONCORD — New Hampshire would become the second state in the nation to ban the declawing of cats except for medical reasons, under legislation fiercely debated Thursday by animal rights advocates and seasoned veterinarians.
LEBANON — Construction is set to begin in the coming months on the $130 million expansion project at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, including the patient tower with space for more than 60 patient beds.
TECH INNOVATOR Elon Musk launched Neuralink in 2017 to develop implantable electrodes that can directly link your brain to computers’ vast knowledge base. This neural lace technology is supposed to make us one with the digital world, but if the way people are interfacing with their smartphon…
“TWO JOES” is a fan book about two of The Three Stooges, Joe Besser and Joe DeRita, who stepped into the madcap act many years after it first debuted. Besser arrived in 1955 after the death of an original Stooge, and DeRita followed Besser 15 years later.
LACONIA — Ignoring vocal opposition from city leaders, the state Liquor Commission voted to grant a retail tobacco license to a vape shop next to Laconia High School, a site even the chief hearing officer agreed is “not ideal.”
VARIETY MAY be the spice of life, at least folks have been claiming that since William Cowper coined the phrase in his 1785 poem “The Task.” But in 2019, science may have changed the saying by proving that spice itself is the heart of life.
IN THE SITCOM “I Love Lucy,” a very pregnant Lucy sends her husband Ricky out to buy whatever foods she craves. In one episode, Lucy inhales a dill pickle dipped in a papaya milkshake. In another, she chows down on pistachio ice cream topped with hot fudge and sardines. Funny, and not entire…
Older men whose testosterone levels have dropped over the years should only be given testosterone replacement to treat sexual dysfunction, according to new guidelines from the American College of Physicians released this month.
THIS FROM the Department of Over-the-Top: In 2015, Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., suggested that restaurants be allowed to “opt out” of certain regulations, such as employees washing their hands. “I don’t have any problem with Starbucks if they choose to opt out of this policy [of employees washi…