Free 16-week diabetes prevention program begins March 25

AUGUSTA — Spectrum Generations, in partnership with Healthy Living for ME, will offer a free workshop for adults who are at risk for developing Type…

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UMaine Extension offers safe turkey tips, recipes

ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension has several resources to help prepare a safe and healthy Thanksgiving meal. Before buying that turkey, UMaine Extension…

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Better Business Bureau offers tips on buying home gym equipment

PORTLAND — As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many consumers are finding ways to work out at home instead of going to the gym. Setting up…

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Franklin County flu clinics scheduled through October

FARMINGTON — Franklin Community Health Network is offering drive-up flu clinics in October for community members 18 and older on the Franklin Memorial Hospital campus,…

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AAA warns drivers about hanging things from mirror

With varying requirements across Northern New England to use masks/facial coverings in public, many motorists are keeping masks in their vehicles. A common observation finds…

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UMaine Extension offers new food preservation webinars in September

ORONO — September brings the bounty of both summer and fall produce to Maine. Five new food preservation webinars from University of Maine Cooperative Extension…

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SeniorsPlus, Healthy Living offering free virtual workshops on health, more

LEWISTON — SeniorsPlus, in partnership with Healthy Living for ME, is offering free workshops for adults who are interested in learning how to prevent falls,…

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New virtual programs available from Cancer Resource Center

NORWAY — The doors of the Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine may be closed, but the center is still available to help individuals living…

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Extension healthy eating course, free to income-eligible adults, is online

ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is offering its “10 Steps to a Healthier You” series online. EFNEP…

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Free Diabetes Prevention Program offered live online

FARMINGTON — Franklin Memorial Hospital’s Diabetes Prevention Program is being offered free in a live online format. The Diabetes Prevention Program provides a year of…

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