Category Archives: Catching Health Stories

Catching Health on the WCSH6 Morning Report

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In case you missed it … last week on the WCSH6 Morning Report Sharon and I discussed John Nappi and his personal message about the importance of colororectal cancer screening. We also talked about the distinction between a screening and a diagnostic colonoscopy and how it might affect insurance coverage. And, I announced that I’m going to try following a Mediterranean diet and will […]

Health Events in Maine March 29 to April 14


Saturday March 29 Portland Premier Screening of the HBO film “Toxic Hot Seat” Space Gallery 538 Congress Street Portland, Maine Saturday March 29 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm “Toxic Hot Seat” follows a courageous group of firefighters and mothers, journalists and scientists, politicians and activists, as they fight to expose a shadowy campaign that left […]

Brain Injury Voices Wins a National Award. It’s a Big, Big Deal.

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Congratulations to Brain Injury Voices for being one of four hospital volunteer programs in the United States to win the prestigious HAVE Award (Hospital Award for Volunteer Excellence). The national award is sponsored by the American Hospital Association (AHA) and will be presented on May 5 in Washington, DC during the AHA national conference. Brain […]