Alive & Well

Alive & Well

11:19 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Our ongoing community campaign focusing on wellness, nutrition, and the health benefits of exercise.

Healthy Maine Partnerships

11:19 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Healthy Maine Partnerships are communities, schools, hospitals, businesses, and volunteers are working together at the State and local level to make Maine a healthier place to live and work.

The Let's Go Program

11:17 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Let's Go! is a community-based initiative to promote healthy lifestyle choices for children, youth and families. Their goal is to increase physical activity and healthy eating for children and youth - from birth to 18.

How To Prevent Sports Injuries

11:17 AM, Jun 30, 2010

With school starting several children will begin playing sports.   Stretching is a very important factor when it comes to sports.

Alive and Well: Becoming a Vegetarian

11:17 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Thinking about becoming a vegetarian?  Consult with your physcian and plan a well balanced diet. 

Alive and Well: Diabetes

11:17 AM, Jun 30, 2010

There is no cure for diabetes, but it can be managed.

Helping Mainers Live Healthier Lives

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

If you're looking for information on nutrition, exercise, disease prevention, smoking cessation, or many other health related topics, the Healthy Maine Partnerships may be a great place to start.

Summer Barbeque With The Family

11:17 AM, Jun 30, 2010

A backyard barbeque with the family is a great way to create summer memories.

Successful Aging

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

We're living longer and healthier lives, giving us new opportunities in our later years.

Teen Obesity

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

A recent study revealed that 30% of Maine teens are overweight and the problem has reached epidemic proportions.

Peanut Allergy

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

GORHAM (NEWS CENTER) -- Four-year-old Sadie LaPierre knows that she can't eat peanut butter. It will make her very sick, she says. She's one of millions of Americans who have severe food allergies. Click here to post on MaineMoms.com!

Good Child Nutrition

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Good nutritional habits begin early in your child's life.

Healthier Student-Athletes

11:18 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Making sure that student-athletes maintain a balanced diet and drink plenty of water is an important part of training.

Exercise program designed for breast cancer patients and survivors

11:04 AM, Jul 1, 2010

The lebed method promises to improve both physical and psychological health after a battle with breast cancer.

Staying Healthy While Pregnant

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Exercising and eating right during pregnancy can benefit you as well as your baby.

The New Food Pyramid

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

It's come a long way from the 4 food groups.

Dental Health For Lifelong Health

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

LEWISTON (NEWS CENTER) -- Dental hygiene is often not a top priority for Mainers who are just getting by financially.

Researchers Discover Cavities Are Contagious, Children Most Susceptible

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

(NBC) -- Researchers conclude cavities can be contagious. They now know that cavity causing bacteria, the bugs that turn sugar into enamel-eating acid, don't originate in the mouth.

Children's Dental Health

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

Keep kids' teeth healthy by starting good dental habits early in life.

CMMC Cuts Response Time For Heart Attack Patients

11:20 AM, Jun 30, 2010

LEWISTON (NEWS CENTER) -- It used to be that Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston followed the same procedure for heart attack patients that most other hospitals do.