The Wellness Corner

Here you’ll discover enjoyable content, supported by Care New England physicians and experts.  Posts highlight the importance of screenings, fitness, diet, and healthy living, along with clarifying myths on common illnesses.

Featured Posts in the Wellness Corner

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The Dirt on Not-So-Super Bugs

Microscopic in size, superbugs are highly resistant to antibiotics and can cause serious infections that carry a higher risk of death, longer hospital stay, delayed recuperation and long-term disability.

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Socializing Can Help Make or Break the Scale

The changes after bariatric surgery can impact all areas of the person’s life. Support groups can offer guidance and encouragement.

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3 Ways Your Phone Can Make You Healthier #Healthy365

Apps promise to help you lose weight, quit smoking and more. But do they all work? Care New England experts weigh in on ways to stay healthy with your mobile device. #Healthy365

Recent Posts in the Wellness Corner

The Dirt on Not-So-Super Bugs

Microscopic in size, superbugs are highly resistant to antibiotics and can cause serious infections that carry a higher risk of death, longer hospital stay, delayed recuperation and long-term disability.

Socializing Can Help Make or Break the Scale

The changes after bariatric surgery can impact all areas of the person’s life. Support groups can offer guidance and encouragement.

Women’s Heart Health – What You Should Know!

Symptoms of heart disease in women can be different from those associated with men. Drs. Heather Hurlburt and Alice Kim discuss the symptoms, risks and prevention of heart disease in women.

Find a Doctor That is Right for You!

Finding the right doctor can be tricky, especially when there are so many to choose from. You want confidence in your decision, knowing your doctor will treat you as a priority and that you can trust them with any health concerns you may have.

5 Healthy Recipes for Super Bowl Parties

Remember your New Year's resolutions? Well here we are at the first temptation of veering off that wellness path... The Super Bowl Party!

New Year’s Resolutions, Are You Jaded?

Jaded from making (and breaking) New Year’s resolutions year after year? Just say no to what hasn’t worked in the past and try a fresh approach to ringing in the New Year!

“No Regrets” New Year’s

Whether it be a nasty hangover or the sting of “what did I say/do last night,” no one wants to be the left with holiday party overindulgence regret.