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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 6.9.14: TAMC Working To Become Certified Site For American Heart Association

| June 10, 2014

A local hospital is becoming a treatment branch of the nation’s largest awareness organization on heart disease. Shawn Cunningham takes a look at how the Aroostook Medical Center is helping more people TAKE HEART for their health. Its this week’s Medical Monday. “TAMC is partnering with the American Heart Association to become a certified heart […]

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Medical Monday 5.26.14: Health Benefits of Walking

| June 2, 2014

If you’re getting outdoors to enjoy the good weather, consider getting in a good workout as well. Just by taking a simple walk. We find out how you can walk your way to better health. It’s this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Lyndsay Dufour takes every opportunity to take a brief walk while at […]

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Pollen Count and Allergies

| May 16, 2014

Allergies can happen at any time, but the worst time for people is usually the spring. “Right now this time of year, we have all of our trees producing pollen. They start out with the cedar and move through the aspens, and right now we are looking at the beginning of the birch season which […]

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Two Sections of Community General Hospital in Fort Fairfield Planned to Be Demolished…TAMC Health Clinic Will Remain Open

| April 30, 2014

A¬†clinic will remain open in Fort Fairfield. The landmark Community General Hospital which houses the TAMC health clinic will stay open to serve patients, however officials have decided to tear down TWO LARGE unutilized parts of the building. Officials say the decision came down to one thing…keeping a healthcare presence in Fort Fairfield that’s cost […]

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