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Medical Monday 3.31.14: County Students Become Doctors for the Day

| April 1, 2014

The healthcare industry is becoming more diversified. New positions are being created in a field that’s continually evolving, all with one goal in mind. Dolling out the best qualitative care to patients. But healthcare practitioners say what’s needed even more are bright young minds willing to commit themselves to healthcare careers. That’s where a unique, […]

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Medical Monday: Importance of Getting Eye Exams

| March 26, 2014

One of the most overlooked preventative health measure IS getting a routine eye exam. It’s a health checkup that can provide your doctor with the information to help you have clear vision and diagnose potential eye problems early on. Shawn Cunningham takes a look in this week’s Medical Monday. Its important to have an annual […]

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Medical Monday 3.24.14: Fort Kent Man Shares Road to Recovery from Traumatic Brain Injury

| March 24, 2014

More than a million incidents of traumatic brain injury occur in the U.S. every year. Brain injuries are quite common, and if left untreated unfortunately can be quite DEADLY. One Fort Kent man has survived a traumatic brain injury and is sharing his story in hopes of spreading awareness. Its this week’s Medical Monday with […]

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Medical Monday 3.17.14: Brace Technology Giving Patients A Leg Up on Health

| March 24, 2014

Some orthotic patients are BRACING themselves for a quality of life change, thanks to a local clinic and an innovative piece of technology. It’s the focus of this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Tony Boucher (BU-SHAY) now walks with more confidence. Its well hidden, but Boucher is wearing a unique innovation. This total contact […]

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Medical Monday 3.3.14: County Dialysis A Resource for Patients In Need

| March 6, 2014

Nearly fifty patients a week seek treatment at the County Dialysis Center in Presque Isle. The center is a vital resource to helping so many patients diagnosed with kidney failure or renal disease get life saving treatment close to home. Irene Bouchard is getting her dialysis treatment. A loving daughter-in-law drives Irene from HOULTON to […]

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