Health

 
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Bananas and ugly belly fat

on Feb. 19, 2017, at 6:53 a.m.
Open those tight shoulder and neck areas.

Release your neck and shoulders class

By Susan Guthrie on Feb. 18, 2017, at 1:31 p.m.
LIFE SIMPLIFIED

How do you know what stuff your kids want?

on Feb. 18, 2017, at 1:20 p.m.
HEALTHIER YOU

Your Ticker Talking, “Too Much Salt!”

on Feb. 18, 2017, at 8 a.m.
SEE YOU LIGHTER

Winter weekends weight loss strategy that works

on Feb. 18, 2017, at 5:34 a.m.

EMHS Launches Interactive Annual Report

By Shane Perry, APR on Feb. 17, 2017, at 4:13 p.m.
SLOWER TRAFFIC

Snowstorms are much more fun when you don’t drive in them

on Feb. 17, 2017, at 3:33 p.m.

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

By Ken Gross on Feb. 17, 2017, at 2:45 p.m.

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FITNESS PROGRAM IN BANGOR FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA AND MEMORY CHALLENGES

By Drew Wyman on Feb. 17, 2017, at 12:22 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Mary Mayhew, commissioner of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.

LePage asks Trump to let Maine ban candy, soda from food stamps

By Christopher Cousins and Michael Shepherd, BDN Staff on Feb. 17, 2017, at 11:33 a.m.
Gov. LePage’s administration asked the USDA on Friday to OK banning soft drink and candy purchases with food stamps.
PAJAMAS, BOOKS, AND CHICKENS

Thinking of a vegetable garden? It’s time to plant seedlings and plan rows

on Feb. 17, 2017, at 10:10 a.m.
SEE YOU LIGHTER

Why do women gain weight easier than men?

on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:27 a.m.
The federal government forms for applying for health coverage are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as "Obamacare", outside the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Mississippi, on Oct. 4, 2013.

Trump, Republicans set timeframe for introducing Obamacare replacement

By Richard Cowan and David Morgan, Reuters on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:08 a.m.
President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress said Thursday that they will soon unveil plans to repeal and replace Obamacare, providing a timeframe for a legislative goal they have struggled with for weeks.
PAJAMAS, BOOKS, AND CHICKENS

Corporal punishment has no place in our schools

on Feb. 16, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
SEE YOU LIGHTER

Can’t stop eating no matter how hard you try

on Feb. 16, 2017, at 6:37 a.m.
CATCHING HEALTH

How to start and maintain your Seven Days of Love exercise program

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 7:04 p.m.
Seven Days of Love = seven days of simple exercises. What better way to show yourself some love than to get your body moving. We have some tips for you.

More than $700,000 in federal money to help rural Maine health centers

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 4:30 p.m.

Free dental cleanings and exams available for children Feb. 17 through UMA Dental Health Clinic in Bangor

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 4:01 p.m.
SEE YOU LIGHTER

Weight loss can be hard so do what you can to make it easier

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 5:37 a.m.
CATCHING HEALTH

Seven Days of Love. Day seven: Dead bugs!

on Feb. 14, 2017, at 6:47 p.m.
Every day for the past seven days, Andy Wight from AW Strength & Conditioning has demonstrated a simple exercise. Today he shows us how to do a favorite.