We continue our month long series on the services provided by the American Red Cross. The Red Cross is always in need of blood, platelet and plasma donations. But as Shawn Cunningham reports during this present day pandemic PLASMA donations have become an even more URGENT NEED than ever before.
Proper nutrition is vital to a healthy life. But how do we make sure that we are getting the nutrition needed to prevent medical conditions like diabetes? Megan Cole has more on changes you can make to have a better, healthier lifestyle.
More than 1.5 million cancer diagnosis’ are made each year in the United States. 8,000 new cases are diagnosed each year in Maine alone. So, what measures can we take to lower our risk of being diagnosed with cancer? News source 8 reporter Megan Cole has more on ways to lower your risk.
February is Children’s Dental Health Month. The month is dedicated to teaching children how to maintain better oral health. Megan Cole has the story on how children can keep their smile bright and shiny.
Aroostook County has 2 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total since the outbreak began to 1,254. Maine CDC is reporting 143 new cases in the state. There have been 2 new deaths, bringing that total to 658.
Northern Maine Community College has been named as one of the top nursing programs in Maine. Megan Cole spoke with the chair for nursing and allied health on what this accomplishment means to the college.