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.

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Summertime Foods and Bacteria

Picnics and barbecues, beach eating, and clam boils can spell disaster for your GI tract if you're not careful when preparing and serving foods.

Recent Posts in the Wellness Corner

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.

My Story: From Busy to Balanced

Busy was her middle name, until she made an effort to get unbusy. Find out how.

Finding the Balance of Social Media and Staying Social

“Everything in moderation” is an old adage used to describe achieving a balance in behaviors from dieting to spending. It’s also true for social media consumption.

Get Out There!

There's something uplifting and mentally refreshing about being outdoors and enjoying nature. Now, there's also research to back that up.

Feeling hot, hot, hot

Summer's heat, especially when it's prolonged and thick with humidity, can really take a toll on you mentally and physically.

Summertime Foods and Bacteria

Picnics and barbecues, beach eating, and clam boils can spell disaster for your GI tract if you're not careful when preparing and serving foods.

A Doesn’t Stand For Aching When It Comes to Your Child’s Back

Have you ever hoisted your teenager's history book and been surprised at how heavy it is? Know the safety concerns associated with heavy backpacks and recommended weights.