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Learn about Mindful Eating July 1

June 14th, 2013

On Monday, July 1, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the hospital’s Education Center, Phyllis Havens, MS, RD, LSW, CDE, a nutrition therapist and diabetes educator, will give a free presentation, “The experience of mindful eating.” She will talk about the difference between mindful and mindless eating.

 

The presentation is free but space is limited. To register, call Hester Kohl, health educator, at 930-2514 or email her at hkohl@wcgh.org.



Posted in Hospital News, In the Community, June 2013 InPulse

Second graders tour hospital

June 14th, 2013

For years, local second graders have received tours of the hospital. One of the favorite stops is always the nursery. This year, students from the Weymouth School were thrilled to see a newborn baby.

For years, local second graders have received tours of the hospital. One of the favorite stops is always the nursery. This year, students from the Weymouth School were thrilled to see a newborn baby.



Posted in Hospital News, In the Community, June 2013 InPulse

Food for Life dishes sampled

June 14th, 2013

Health educator Hester Kohl tries out some of the Food for Life dishes that Phillip Goguen and Melinda Hellum made for people to sample in the cafeteria.

Health educator Hester Kohl tries out some of the Food for Life dishes that Phillip Goguen and Melinda Hellum made for people to sample in the cafeteria.



Posted in Hospital News, June 2013 InPulse

Gallagher retires after 33 years

June 14th, 2013

Roy Gallagher recently retired after working in the hospital lab for 33 years. He is shown here with his supervisor, Lois Donaghy.

Roy Gallagher recently retired after working in the hospital lab for 33 years. He is shown here with his supervisor, Lois Donaghy.



Posted in Hospital News, June 2013 InPulse, Staffing Changes and retirement

Second annual Cardiac Rehab 5K held

June 14th, 2013

The second annual Cardiac Rehab 5K was held April 29. Despite the rainy weather, there were lots of smiles and $400 was raised for scholarships for the Phase III program.

The second annual Cardiac Rehab 5K was held April 29. Despite the rainy weather, there were lots of smiles and $400 was raised for scholarships for the Phase III program.



Posted in In the Community, June 2013 InPulse, June 2013 InPulse

A healthier you: Walking

June 13th, 2013



Posted in Journey to Health, Managing your health

Ask our Provider: Does one need to use sunscreen on Cloudy days

June 13th, 2013



Posted in General Information, J2H TV, Managing your health

Ask our provider: What is swimmers ear?

June 13th, 2013



Posted in General Information, J2H TV, Managing your health

Ask our provider: Is it a cold or an allergy?

June 13th, 2013



Posted in General Information, J2H TV, Managing your health

See Belfast from the Bay this summer!

June 12th, 2013

kayaking

 

Waldo County General Hospital’s Journey to Health program will again this summer be sponsoring sea kayaking for beginners. Here is your opportunity to see Belfast from the bay!

 

Every other Tuesday, there will either be one of two 75-minute trips available or a 2.5 hour trip.

 

On June 18, July 2, July 30 and Aug. 27, there will be trips at 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. and 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $20 per paddler. There are some scholarships available.

 

On July 16, there will be a trip to Head of Tide from 4:30 to 7 p.m. On Aug. 13, the trip will be to Bayside from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The cost of the 2.5-hour trips is $30 per paddlers and again there are some scholarships available.

 

Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, call Sumer Higgins at 338-9359 or email: shiggins@wcgh.org with your name, preferred day and time and the number in your party. Children are welcome. You can ask about scholarship availability when you register.



Posted in Hospital News, In the Community, Journey to Health


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