Life & Love

Life & Love

Here’s the 411 on carcinogens

A host of factors can determine if a person gets cancer. One of the factors that can influence if...

Mothers, daughters and stages of womanhood

The mother-daughter relationship is a sacred bond that brings much joy and happiness. At our practice, I often hear...

Less ‘high tech,’ more ‘high touch’

Call it a hazard of my occupation, but as a certified nurse midwife, I often get asked, “What, exactly,...

Birth control takes many forms

The pill. The patch. The shot. The ring. Birth control comes in so many different forms these days, it’s...

Tri for a Cure registration begins Thursday

SOUTH PORTLAND – The Tri for a Cure, Maine’s only all-women’s triathlon, will begin its annual registration lottery on...

Feeling down?? It’s normal – really

Many people have images of the joyous peaceful pregnant woman – smiling down at her belly with her hand...

Ditch The Couch