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Health Education

Want to learn more about various health topics, medications, and local programs? We’ve compiled a list of helpful websites below.


MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it provides information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. It’s a great, free resource for reliable, up-to-date health information.

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Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Southern Maine Agency on Aging (SMAA) has served as the area’s leading resource on information, programs, and services to improve the well-being of older adults in our community. We encourage you to peruse their website to learn more about programs and services available to older adults.

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Maine Center for Disease Control

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention website offers information about many health topics, including those that are of great concern to public health.

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