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Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane Atwood was the health reporter on News Center 6. She's now a regular guest on the Morning Report. Before she became a health reporter, Diane was a radiation therapist/dosimetrist at Maine Medical Center. In 2000, she left the world of reporting to manage marketing and public relations for Mercy Hospital. In 2011, she decided to pursue a longtime dream of being a freelance writer and launched her award-winning blog Catching Health with Diane Atwood.

Want to be wicked healthy? Consider these nutty ideas

Handful of nuts

Guest post by Jenny Babino, RD, LD, courtesy Maine Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Nuts and peanuts, the new health food? In a large, international study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, researchers from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Harvard School of Public Health, found that eating nuts […]