How Does Lemon Water Impact Teeth and Dental Health?

Eufemia Didonato

Lemon water is pretty simple—it’s basically plain water that’s been infused with fresh lemon juice and a few optional ice cubes—but there’s no denying that it can be exceedingly delicious in the summertime (or after a sweaty workout), as it gives basic water a wow-worthy flavor boost. Many of us […]

Health clinic at West Perry is faced with tests

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West Perry School Board has postponed a decision on a lease agreement with Sadler Health Center for a pediatric health clinic at the school following multiple meetings in which parents, community members, and board members questioned the proposal. Some community members have said the clinic is controversial, and they want […]

Health care workers love careers, but face burnout, poll shows

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Heading into the third year of a wearying pandemic, America’s health care workers report significant levels of burnout, even anger about the complications of politics and rising incidents of abuse from patients and their families. But three-fourths of them still say they love their jobs, an exclusive USA TODAY/Ipsos Poll of doctors, nurses, paramedics, […]

Pope hails health care workers as heroes for COVID service

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Feb. 20, 2022Updated: Feb. 20, 2022 8:48 a.m. 1of5Pope Francis delivers the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022.Gregorio Borgia/APShow MoreShow Less 2of5Pope Francis delivers the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, […]

Chefs whip up funds for health care for the uninsured

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A healthy diet might keep the doctor away, but a local nonprofit is using gourmet cooking to fund health care services for the uninsured. Oasis Free Clinics in Brunswick is raising money through its second “Cooking With Oasis” series, which beams some of Maine’s best culinary minds into local foodies’ […]