Health

 

Harold Alfond® Foundation Awards $10M to Launch MaineHealth Cancer Care Network

By Matt Wickenheiser on June 15, 2017, at 3:23 p.m.
Nile Perkins, left, a cancer survivor, delivers a check to Dr Scot Remick, chief of Oncology at Maine Medical Center and MaineHealth.

Maine hospital group gets $10M grant to connect cancer patients to top specialists

By Patty Wight, Maine Public on June 15, 2017, at 2:49 p.m.
“The right care, the right place, close to home, with the resources and powerhouses of the leading – if not the top – cancer center in the world.”

Mayo Regional Hospital’s Physician Practices earn national recognition for patient-centered care

By jessica masse on June 15, 2017, at 1:41 p.m.
#HEALTHYREGION

Another life saved. Another hero surfaces

on June 15, 2017, at 11:16 a.m.
Instead of another sad statistic of a death, we have the good news of a life saved.

Woodlands Senior Living of Brewer to Participate in Annual Alzheimer’s Association Longest Day

By Fairfield Bonsall on June 15, 2017, at 11:03 a.m.
CATCHING HEALTH

A recipe for quinoa pizza bites with oven-roasted tomato sauce just in time for summer

on June 15, 2017, at 9:58 a.m.
Want something good to feed your kids this summer? Try this recipe for quinoa pizza bites. The Windham/Raymond Cooking Club shows us how easy they are to make.

“Eat Well, Play Hard” at the Waterville public Library

By Sarah Taylor on June 14, 2017, at 4:36 p.m.

10 Tips Teens

By Sarah Taylor on June 14, 2017, at 3:44 p.m.

Savvy Caregiver Program Training

By Josephine Cirrinone on June 14, 2017, at 2:26 p.m.

Savvy Caregiver Program Training

By Josephine Cirrinone on June 14, 2017, at 2:19 p.m.

Plastic and Hand Surgeon Joins Eastern Maine Medical Center

By emmc on June 14, 2017, at 2:10 p.m.
VITAL SIGNS

Maine women, your insurance now must cover a year’s worth of birth control

on June 14, 2017, at 1:54 p.m.
CATCHING HEALTH

Why is summer a really important time to donate blood?

on June 14, 2017, at 10:58 a.m.
Have you thought about being a blood donor? There’s no time like right now. Here’s why WHO and the American Red Cross encourage us to donate during the summer.

Dr. Stuart Davidson Named Chief Medical Officer

By Bethany Roberge on June 14, 2017, at 7:57 a.m.
SEE YOU LIGHTER

What is the connection between metabolism and your weight woes

on June 14, 2017, at 5:57 a.m.
The Maine Department of Health and Human Services used federal funds in 2015 to pay for services for seniors and residents with disabilities even though federal law restricted the use of those funds to services for children and their families.

Report: Children gain health insurance in rest of U.S., but lose it in Maine

By Jackie Farwell on June 13, 2017, at 4:21 p.m.
The increase in Maine stands in stark contrast to the rest of the country, where the average rate of uninsured children has dropped significantly.

3 easy steps to becoming a Red Cross summer blood donor

on June 13, 2017, at 3:50 p.m.

NMMC Partners with Medical School

By Joanne Fortin on June 13, 2017, at 1:50 p.m.

Addiction in the Family – Monthly Support Group for Families

By Karen Foley on June 13, 2017, at 1:03 p.m.

Authors Kevin Mannix and Linda Rota Speak in Ellsworth Falls Church

By ellsworthfallsucc on June 13, 2017, at 12:25 p.m.