February 22, 2013 RSS feed / Health & Medical

Never say never to living at The Pines Retirement Community in Ocean Park, ME.

The Pines includes 105 units that qualify for Section 8 subsidy which means there are income limits and the rent is based on 30% of a household’s income. More...

Need help navigating your health insurance?

Shopping for health insurance shouldn’t be a painful experience. More...

There is hope for depression sufferers who do not respond well to medications.

TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) is available on an outpatient basis here in Maine. TMS Centers of Maine in South Portland has been delivering this treatment since December 2010.  More...

One woman’s story of unwanted hair

Samantha (name changed) is 35 years old. She is happy to share her story with readers because her story is compelling and her message is clear. Unwanted facial hair is a major aggravation, but there is a solution. It is electrolysis.  More...

Having your teeth extracted? No need to be without Dentures!

Call Denture Solutions in Kennebunk. They can make dentures for you before your extraction appointment. This means that you won’t have to go without teeth! More...

CHRONIC PAIN?

We have the answer. Looking for relief from chronic pain that can actually improve your health? Reduce pain, sleep better, and increase your body awareness through massage, acupuncture and yoga. More...

Get comprehensive eye exams from Dr. Jo Johnson

Dr. Jo Johnson has been serving the eyecare needs of York County since 1977. A fully licensed medical doctor whose specialty is ophthalmology, Dr. Jo (as many of her patients call her) provides both medical and surgical eyecare. More...

Workout Fitness Store

Are you looking to exercise when you want in the convenience of your own home? The Workout Fitness Store in South Portland (next to the Olive Garden) has been furnishing exercise equipment for homes and commercial facilities for over thirty years. More...

Prevention Education Key to Avoiding Influenza at Local Nursing Home

As the seasonal influenza virus reaches epidemic proportions in Maine, Holbrook Health Center at Piper Shores maintains no confirmed cases of the flu. More...

OVER 40? YOU Belong here!

About Us: At Healthy Body, Fit Mind we take a thoughtful approach to fitness with true customization designed around your lifestyle, goals and current fitness level. Our specialty is people over 40 and beyond!  More...

Sustainable Self Care Health Care

Art of Awareness provides psychotherapy and body centered practices. Our approach is client centered and supports sustainable self care. More...

Providing home care for you and your loved ones

At New England Family Healthcare, we strive to provide the best in-home services for you or your loved ones at affordable rates. More...

New High R-Value, Eco-Friendly Insulation Comes to Maine

After 9 years of testing in older buildings throughout the upper Midwest, RetroFoam, a new superinsulation technology, is available to homeowners in Maine. More...

Think you need a hearing aid?

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it.   More...

Dr. Ellie’s Health Tips

Health Tip of the Month: It’s cold outside!! Most people hunker down when the temperature drops. They turn the heat up on the ol’ thermostat, throwa log on the fire and cover up with a blanket on the couch. We are the lucky ones. More...

Ms. Belle Marsh is now accepting new clients for Rolfing:

Structural Integration treatments at her studio at 9 Churchill Rd., South Portland. Rolfing® is a form of bodywork that works with the connective tissue called fascia. Rolfing can increase the range of motion and relive pain in joints. More...