Maine’s early flu season is hitting the state hard, with more reported outbreaks than all of last season. The Maine Center for Disease Control says there were 10 outbreaks last season. This season, there’s triple that number with 27 at long-term care facilities, two in schools, one at a camp, and two at other institutions. [...]
When you walk outside, you can feel that winter is not far off. And, unfortunately, so is cold season. That’s why the folks at the Aroostook Medical Center held a health fair this weekend to promote the idea of staying strong and lively even when its chilly out. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.
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 [...]