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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

  • Sun Screen

Sunscreen is Better Than No Sunscreen

Enter the sunscreen aisle at any store and prepare to be overwhelmed by options. Faced with a wall of sunscreens that each touts its own special ingredients and abilities, how is a person to choose?
  • Summer Safety

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.
  • Lyme, Tick Bite

It’s Lyme Time! Don’t be the Victim of a Tick Bite

While the popular saying is “don’t let the bed bugs bite,” you should also take measures to avoid a bite from another nasty critter - ticks.

Recent Posts

Eight 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 eight tips and resources to keep him healthy all year!
June 17th, 2016|

Sunscreen is Better Than No Sunscreen

Enter the sunscreen aisle at any store and prepare to be overwhelmed by options. Faced with a wall of sunscreens that each touts its own special ingredients and abilities, how is a person to choose?
May 20th, 2016|

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.
May 20th, 2016|

It’s Lyme Time! Don’t be the Victim of a Tick Bite

While the popular saying is “don’t let the bed bugs bite,” you should also take measures to avoid a bite from another nasty critter - ticks.
May 20th, 2016|

Diabetes: 5 Things You Might Not Know

The American Diabetes Association estimates that 500,000 to 1 million people in the United States have type 1 diabetes and thousands are still not diagnosed. For a diabetic, this can cause serious long-term complications unless properly managed.
April 26th, 2016|

Choosing From the Menu of Exercise Options

The world of exercise options is almost limitless. This could be the very problem you’re having now that you’ve committed to exercising regularly - where do you start and what should you try?
March 11th, 2016|

Take a ‘Stand’ Against your Sedentary Working Style

Sitting or remaining sedentary for long stretches of time has been linked to markedly increased risks for obesity, diabetes and other metabolic disorders, heart disease and premature death. Learn how you can get started toward a less sedentary work day.
March 11th, 2016|
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