All posts by Diane Atwood

Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane was the health reporter on WCSH 6. Before that, a radiation therapist at Maine Medical Center and after, Manager of Marketing/PR at Mercy Hospital. Now, she's a baby boomer not interested in retiring. She writes the Catching Health blog and is a regular guest on the WCSH6/WLBZ2 Morning Report. She's also a college art student at USM. You can read about that adventure on Diane's other blog mylatestart.bangordailynews.com. She says it's good (and healthy) to be busy!

16 things you should know if you love someone with autism

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Guest post by Eric Campbell, MS, BCBA, Senior Program Director for Education at Spurwink. Having a family member with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can create unanticipated challenges in many facets of life. Once a rare disorder, the most recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report indicates that one in every 68 children in […]

Kendra’s solutions for feeling hangry, cranky, and overwhelmed

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Guest post by Kendra Wheeler, Kendra Wheeler, health coach, certified personal trainer, & the owner of fitGOALS Training. In our busy world, you have to make time for the things that are important to you, including yourself. If you make yourself a priority, your world will magically change for the better. Actually, it’s not magic. It’s […]

In the event of … save your family a hassle. Use The LastingMatters Organizer

LastingMatters Organizer

It’s one thing to know how you would want to be treated at the end of your life; who should be notified of your death; whether you wish to be buried or cremated; what kind of funeral or memorial service you’d like. It’s another to let your family and/or loved ones in on the details. […]