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Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

| January 5, 2015

A New Year and many people have resolved to get in shape. It’s the number one resolution people make every year…and the hardest to keep. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham reports on a few simple tips that will help you stick to your resolution all year long. 00:07 Presque Isle These people at […]

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Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

| September 24, 2014

Large numbers of people are being diagnosed with celiac disease. It’s an allergic reaction to foods that contain GLUTEN. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham examines the disease and how more food companies are working to accomodate people who have it. Presque Isle Many grocery stores like Graves Shop and Save in Presque Isle […]

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Medical Monday 8.4.14: Ebola Causing Global Distress

Medical Monday 8.4.14: Ebola Causing Global Distress

| August 7, 2014

The World Health Organization reports the death toll continues to rise in Western Africa from the ebola virus. More than 800 people have died in the past week in parts of Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. Two American aid workers have contracted the disease. One was flown back to the states for treatment. That […]

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Medical Monday 7.7.14: Nonsurgical Treatment for Dupuytren’s Contracture

Medical Monday 7.7.14: Nonsurgical Treatment for Dupuytren’s Contracture

| July 10, 2014

Millions of Americans suffer with a disease that can lead to the permanent bending of fingers. It’s called Duputren’s (DOO-PA-TREN’S) Contracture. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham talks to one man who’s hand mobility has been restored thanks to a nonsurgical procedure offered at Cary Medical Center. Raynold (RAIN-OLD) Blair is looking forward to […]

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Medical Monday 6.30.14: Super Blood Drives Helping Save Lives

Medical Monday 6.30.14: Super Blood Drives Helping Save Lives

| July 2, 2014

Blood drives will be taking place throughout New England over the summer months to shore up low blood supplies. Blood collection officials say having enough blood is critical to save lives in the event of emergencies, accidents and never ending illnesses. Shawn Cunningham was on site at a SUPER BLOOD DRIVE in Presque Isle today. […]

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