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The state of Maine has set a retroactive 2-year cap for those on MaineCare and taking methadone.

More money, less money: The effects of not expanding MaineCare

The head of the Portland Community Health Center and her chief financial officer sat down last week to figure out which bills they could pay. …

Study links higher temperatures with kidney stones, even in children

Given the history of climate change science — predictions that, no matter how draconian, are often so vague that the dangers are easily ignored or …

AIDS Network joins forces with Health Equity Alliance in Bangor

BANGOR, Maine – Down East AIDS Network and the Health Equity Alliance officially opened the doors of the Health Equity Center, their new office at …

Fort Kent hospital cited for altering medical records of patient who reported domestic abuse

FORT KENT, Maine — Northern Maine Medical Center violated federal standards when its chief executive ordered the alteration of a patient’s medical records, according to …
SOONER OR LIGHTER (blog)

How to Really Get Rid of Stubborn Belly Fat

First the belly fat bad news. It’s not easy to get rid of stubborn belly fat. It’s not a matter of buying the stuff you …
SENIOR BEAT

When it’s hot, seniors need to stay cool

Humidity has settled in this season, making sticky the word of the day. Not that I’m complaining after the winter we had, just saying I’m …
HEALTH UNSURANCE (blog)

Obamacare: obese adults get special services

Obamacare/Affordable Care Act has a provision to allow obese individuals …
RECOVERY ROCKS (blog)

Resisting the Urge to Use

The compulsion an addict experiences to use is stronger than …
ON THE PLUS SIDE (blog)

White Bean Salad with Chimichurri

LOVE NURSING (blog)

An exercise of compassion

The ER is in total chaos today. All 23 rooms …

‘Fluoride is a pollutant’: York County residents want to remove fluoride from drinking water

KENNEBUNK, Maine — The Board of Selectmen heard differing opinions …
RECOVERY ROCKS (blog)

Phantom Pain Comes in Many Forms

As a therapist and in my personal relationships, I’ve heard …

Ogunquit trying again to pass pesticide ban

OGUNQUIT, Maine — The Conservation Commission held a special meeting …
SOONER OR LIGHTER (blog)

Safe Effective All-Natural Weight Loss

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