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Oct 21, 2014 at 10:13 AM

Are you up to date on your shots?  Oh, you thought those were only for kids. They're not, and a lot of adults haven't had the shots they need to keep them from getting and spreading certain diseases. Find out which shots are recommended for adults ...
Oct 17, 2014 at 9:27 AM

Check out upcoming health events in Maine, including a weekend workshop that will help you connect that little child who lives in your heart. Go to the Catching Health blog ...
Oct 16, 2014 at 5:59 PM

In an effort to help staff separate fact from fiction, this afternoon Maine Medical Center’s Communications and Marketing department sent out its first MMC Daily Briefing on Ebola and Infection Prevention. Read what was in the briefing ...
 
 
Oct 16, 2014 at 9:28 AM

 IPM (International Partners in Mission) and the YWCA MDI are pleased to host International Guest Sandra Peña from Zaragoza, El Salvador! Sandra will speak at the YWCA on Wednesday, October 22nd at 12pm.  Join us during your lunch hour with...
Oct 15, 2014 at 4:12 AM

In November 2013, Mark Bushey was diagnosed with ALS, the horrible disease that prompted so many of us to do the ice bucket challenge to help raise money for ALS research. To help him cope with various ALS symptoms, Mark recently started...
Oct 13, 2014 at 7:56 AM

 
 
Opera House Arts will showcase eight new business and creative ideas in its 6th Down East Pecha Kucha at the Stonington Opera House Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Free, locally-raised and created snacks, beer, wine, and conversation...
Oct 13, 2014 at 7:06 AM

You may not be familiar with the word “thrombosis,” but you’ve probably heard the term “blood clot.” Thrombosis is a blood clot that forms in the artery or vein and can cause the world’s top three cardiovascular killers: heart attack, stroke,...
Oct 10, 2014 at 12:06 PM

From Communities CARE to people looking for a "dental home" to connecting with your inner child. Read all about these upcoming events and more on the Catching Health Calendar!
Oct 9, 2014 at 7:53 AM

In case you missed us! Sharon Rose Vaznis and I talk about my recent DCIS diagnosis and remind women to get their mammograms. Watch now ...
Oct 9, 2014 at 7:47 AM

Everywhere you look, people are trying to move more, eat better, lose weight, get rid of stress … they’re tired of feeling tired and overwhelmed and just plain unhealthy. Trouble is, when you’re going it alone, like many people do, it can...
Oct 9, 2014 at 7:28 AM
Oct 9, 2014 at 7:22 AM
October 11Sat, 7:30 pm
The second Saturday of every month through October, the Sheep Island Rovers host a contra dance at historic Hammond Hall.  The Sheep Island Rovers, our “house band”, has been playing contra dances all summer at the hall...
Oct 7, 2014 at 6:09 AM

I'm religious about getting my annual mammogram. That's because I have a history of fibrocystic disease and in my 20s had a fibroadenoma (benign tumor) removed from my right breast. Every year, I worry that something not so benign will show up...
Oct 6, 2014 at 9:32 AM

 
Opera House Arts announces expansion of Staged Community
Reading Series, and a workshop, as part of 2014-15 Season
Men’s Lives, a staged version of Peter Matthiessen’s acclaimed book of the same name on the disappearing fishing...
Oct 6, 2014 at 6:23 AM

Prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, personal care products, flame retardants, detergents and new types of herbicides and pesticides. What do these items have in common? They’re all emerging contaminants that have detected at trace...