This week, daylight savings time kicked in signalling the time to spring forward and lose and hour of sleep in the process. But as Shawn Cunningham finds out in this week’s Medical Monday, that loss of just one hour could have serious health effects on some people.
The Aroostook Medical Center’s Cancer Care facility sees a number of patients five days a week. And its new Hall of Courage is open seven days a week…always with the aim of inspiring those fighting cancer to never give up. Shawn Cunningham continues her Medical Monday look at breast cancer resources in the county and [...]
On this week’s Medical Monday, the Aroostook Medical Center and the American Cancer Society partner on an upcoming cancer symposium. The event will bring together cancer survivors, caregivers and healthcare practitioners from throughout the county to discuss ways to battle the disease. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham reports.
March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month. In this week’s Medical Monday report, Shawn Cunningham talks to a brain injury survivor and finds out how a local rehabilitation program in Caribou is helping patients reclaim their lives.