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Renee’s Tissue Time: Women Takes On Double Mastectomy With An OR Dance Party

This is Dr. Deborah Cohan. Before her November 5th double mastectomy she decided to have an little operating room dance party. Dr Cohan and her medical team threw a pre-op dance party in the operating room at the University of California-San Francisco Medical Center at Mount Zion. 

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‘Tanks’Giving Made WABI-TV Last Night

When I knew that 'Tanks'giving was coming up, I wanted to make sure the entire state of Maine was able to know about it. Our station reaches 160,000 in our listening area and everyone has been spreading the word around and tuning in to see how our food drive is going.

Well, I decided to make a few more phone calls.

And the good people at WABI-TV Channel 5 were able to answer my call!

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‘Kennebec Valley YMCA Lose It With The Y’ Starts Monday-You Will Love It!

I am kinda bumming I am not able to do it this round. But YOU still can get in. The Kennebec Valley YMCA has their next round of ‘Lose It With The Y’ that starts Monday November 4th with a initial meeting from 5-6pm their Alfond Gymnasium at the Augusta campus of the KVYMCA . Not a KVYMCA member, you can still take part!!  Being part of the team gets you full KVYMCA access.!

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Getty Images, photo by Kraig Skarbinsky
Getty Images, photo by Kraig Skarbinsky

Study Shows Listening to Music Can Help Relieve Pain

A study from the University of Utah Pain Management Center found that music can ease pain. Almost half of people living with constant pain found some relief while listening to music and with the 16 to 24 year old crowd, it was closer to 70 percent.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Five Fall Foods That You Should Eat

Sometimes eating fresh fruits and veggies can be difficult once the summer growing season is done. However, there are plenty of healthy choices of fall foods that are in abundance. Here are 5 fall foods you should be eating.

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Photo by Sharon Buck

Do You Measure Your Child’s Height? Sharon Does!

Every month the kids ask me "Mom/Sharon, can you measure me? I think I grew!"

And of course, I'll get out the pen and have them stand up against the wall. I measure them and sometimes they're taller and sometimes they haven't grown at all.

But the wall is filling up with hash marks.

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Tissue Time: ‘Roar’ Video Will Make You Smile and Tear Up

Tissue time for Renee! I bet you will be touched. Check out this inspiring video done with the patients and staff at Children's Hospital at Dartmouth.  They are having a great time with Katy Perry's ‘Roar’.  

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Getty Images, photo by Joe Raedle
Getty Images, photo by Joe Raedle

Man Has Nail Go Through His Heart and Lives

A self-employed uninsured father of seven was working on a neighbor’s deck when the nail gun he was using kicked back and nailed him in the chest. A three and a half inch nail went through his sternum and into his heart, and he lived!

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Adam Berry, Getty Images

Maine CDC Investigates ‘Hepatitis A’ Case at Community Event in Durham

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a case of 'hepatitis A' virus infection. It's been traced to a community event in Durham Saturday, September 28.

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http://www.ournewhospital.org/

Alfond Center for Heath: Your Radio Tour of This New Facility

Maine General CEO, Chuck Hays came into the studio to give us a ‘radio tour’ of the fancy new hospital. From the beautiful outdoor gardens and walkways (to be used for therapy) to the sofas that fold out into beds so family members can stay with sick loved ones, this place is magnificent! The Alfond Center for Healing is impressive. But you should see if for yourself. You can this afternoon (9/29) from 1-4pm with their open house!

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