Category: General Health

Browntail Moth Rash and Infestation – Get the Facts Now

Browntail Moth Caterpillar
The Maine Forest Service continues to warn of increases in browntail moth caterpillar infestation. Although activity is at its highest May through July, cases of the browntail moth rash can start as early as April. Find out what you can do to reduce your chances of coming into contact with the toxic caterpillar hairs and what you can do if you develop the rash.
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Update on COVID-19 Testing and Treatments

Vial with COVID-19 sample
As more Mainers have contact with COVID cases this winter, it’s important to know about testing and treatment options in case you develop COVID or are in close contact with a known case. Dr. Hagopian explains function and efficacy of various tests along with a few prevention a treatment options.
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Magnesium: A Mineral for Modern Times

Magnesium Varieties and Qualities
Magnesium facilitates over 300 metabolic processes in the human body. Correcting a deficiency can alleviate many modern health concerns. Joel covers a few different forms of magnesium and explains what they can help with.
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Tools to Fight Osteoporosis

Calcium Rich Foods
There's more to osteoporosis prevention than drinking more milk or popping a calcium tablet. Calcium supplementation has long been the main focus of bone health regimens. There are other elements, however, that are necessary for maintaining optimal skeletal support. Find out what makes up a well-rounded anti-osteoporosis plan.
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