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First Maine child tests positive for enterovirus

First Maine child tests positive for enterovirusA Maine child has tested positive for a respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the country.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

Jovan Belcher likely had degenerative brain disease, says exam

Jovan Belcher likely had degenerative brain disease, says examKansas City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher likely had CTE, a degenerative brain disease.
  • Sports
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

What parents need to know about Enterovirus

What parents need to know about EnterovirusThe respiratory illness Enterovirus D68 has been infecting children across the United States.
  • Health
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Portland

Rally highlights support for recovering addicts

Rally highlights support for recovering addictsThe Rally for Recovery highlights Maine's support network for recovering addicts.
  • Portland
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Wellness

Pre-aging agreement organizes steps of growing old

Pre-aging agreement organizes steps of growing oldA pre-aging agreement is helpful with planning and determining aging parents' future.
  • Wellness
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
207

August Murphy - Waiting To Breathe

August Murphy - Waiting To BreatheAugust Murphy is raising $250,000 for a new set of lungs.
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  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Wellness

Lyme Conference to discuss testing, tick manangement

Lyme Conference to discuss testing, tick manangementThe Mt. Valley Lyme Conference has local and nationwide experts discussing the disease.
  • Wellness
  • 3 months ago
Local

Easy, fun ways to support community

Easy, fun ways to support communityDiane Atwood shared two organizations that could use additional community support.
  • Local
  • 3 months ago
Wellness

Pre-aging agreement organizes steps of growing old

Pre-aging agreement organizes steps of growing oldA pre-aging agreement is helpful with planning and determining aging parents' future.
  • Wellness
  • 3 months ago
Wellness

Balance lesson works to help seniors avoid falls

Balance lesson works to help seniors avoid fallsDiane said one in three Mainers over 65 will fall.
  • Wellness
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Wellness

Avoid running injuries with easy exercises

Avoid running injuries with easy exercisesGood shoes and simple exercises help runners avoid injuries.
  • Wellness
  • 4 months ago
Wellness

Atwood shares uplifting list for those with cancer

Atwood shares uplifting list for those with cancerDiane Atwood shared the story of Dr. Joe Semmes.
  • Wellness
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Life

Position important in avoiding garden groans

Position important in avoiding garden groansGardening can put stress on the back, but the "back safe" positions can make a difference.
  • Life
  • 5 months ago
Health

Gardiner family receives help for chemo travel expenses

Gardiner family receives help for chemo travel expensesTravel expenses add up quickly when a child undergoes treatment for life threatening illnesses.
  • Health
  • 5 months ago
Life

What's your mosquito bite remedy?

What's your mosquito bite remedy?It's mosquito season in Maine and we want to know your secret to stopping the itch.
  • Life
  • 5 months ago
Augusta-Waterville

Citizens concerned about phthalates deliver message to DEP

Citizens concerned about phthalates deliver message to DEPA group of concerned citizens gathered at the Maine Department of Environmental Protection's headquarters to deliver a message.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Promising new clinical trial for metastatic breast cancer

Promising new clinical trial for metastatic breast cancerThe goal in treating these patients shifts to slowing the progression of the cancer. Thereby prolonging their life.
  • Local
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Health

Hampden Doctor ditching health insurance

Hampden Doctor ditching health insuranceDr. Leigh "Jack" Forbush of the Osteopathic Center For Family Medicine has decided to ditch health insurance. The Hampden Physician says he became too frustrated with the health insurance industry and adopted a direct pay model for primary care.
  • Health
  • 7 months ago
Affordable Care Act

ACA Enrollment Deadline is Monday

ACA Enrollment Deadline is MondayTime is almost up to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace. The deadline is Monday, March 31st.
  • Affordable Care Act
  • 8 months ago
Health

Affordable Care Act deadline nears

Affordable Care Act deadline nears(NBC News) -- Five million people have now signed up for health insurance on the state and federal online exchanges, the Obama administration said Monday.
  • Health
  • 8 months ago
Health

Catching Health with Diane Atwood

Catching Health with Diane Atwood (NEWS CENTER) - Former NEWS CENTER reporter Diane Atwood will be joining the MORNING REPORT every other week to discuss health topics and her blog.
  • Health
  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Health

Is substance abuse coverage as equal as required?

Is substance abuse coverage as equal as required?(USA TODAY) -- Insurance plans that cover substance abuse treatment must provide the same level of care and cost sharing as they do for other medical issues, but treatment centers say disagreement over what this means leaves many alcoholics and drug addicts without the...
  • Health
  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Health

Poll shows kids not getting enough sleep

Poll shows kids not getting enough sleep<strong>NEW YORK</strong>, <strong>New York </strong>(NBC NEWS) -- From the day babies are born parents shush, sing, rock and pretty much do whatever they can to get their kids to sleep.
  • Health
  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

300 AED devices to be provided in rural Maine

300 AED devices to be provided in rural Maine<strong>PORTLAND, Maine</strong> (AP) -- A Maine-based health organization has been awarded $600,000 from the federal government for automatic electronic defibrillators in rural Maine.
  • Local
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Health

Persistence pays off: one man's journey to health care coverage

Persistence pays off: one man's journey to health care coverage<strong>MASSILLON, Ohio</strong>&nbsp;(WKYC) -- Lew Garrett is a self-employed independent contractor who needed health insurance. His previous plan was being canceled like millions of others.
  • Health
  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Health

Adults work out like children in new gym build like a playground

Adults work out like children in new gym build like a playground<strong>WEST LINN, Oregon</strong> (KGW) -- Dan Morlan calls it adult recess as his grown-up clients work out on a giant jungle gym.
  • Health
  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Health

Experts say washing hands correctly is crucial

Experts say washing hands correctly is crucial<strong>AKRON, Ohio</strong>&nbsp;(WKYC) -- Think you know how to wash your hands? Chances are you're not doing it right.
  • Health
  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago