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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

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Annual Kent Hospital NK5K

Lace up your sneakers and register for the Kent Hospital NK5K on Saturday, September 5th.
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Every Concussion is Unique

As more professional athletes reveal the long-term consequences of a concussion, parents, coaches and even young athletes are recognizing the need for medical attention after a hard hit to the head.
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Socializing Boosts Quality of Life for Seniors

In addition to the perils of inactivity, studies have shown a strong link between the lack of social interaction and declines in mental and physical well-being in senior citizens. Regular activity and socializing can help prevent this decline.

Recent Posts

Annual Kent Hospital NK5K

Lace up your sneakers and register for the Kent Hospital NK5K on Saturday, September 5th.
August 4th, 2015|

Easing the Pain

Every August, thousands of us drop our freshman off for college and we both – teenager and parent – start a new phase. Here are a few things to remember.
July 28th, 2015|

Every Concussion is Unique

As more professional athletes reveal the long-term consequences of a concussion, parents, coaches and even young athletes are recognizing the need for medical attention after a hard hit to the head.
July 28th, 2015|

Protect Your Skin

One in five Americans will get skin cancer in their lifetime. Learn how to prevent this from happening to you.
June 25th, 2015|

Quick Tips to be Safe This Summer

It’s officially the season for cookouts, camping and beach trips, but did you know emergency room visits spike this time of year? Learn about some quick tips to keep you out of the ER this summer.
June 25th, 2015|

Six Tips to Keep Dad Healthy This Father’s Day

However you choose to celebrate Father's Day this year, do your dad a favor by passing along these six tips and resources to keep him healthy all summer!
June 18th, 2015|

Socializing Boosts Quality of Life for Seniors

In addition to the perils of inactivity, studies have shown a strong link between the lack of social interaction and declines in mental and physical well-being in senior citizens. Regular activity and socializing can help prevent this decline.
May 26th, 2015|