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Useful Health Websites

The health education experts at the MaineHealth Learning Resource Center have identified these websites as reliable sources of health information. Want help researching a health topic? Call the MaineHealth Learning Resource Center toll free at (866) 609-5183. This resource is free and available to anyone. A list of additional resources are listed below:

  • MedlinePlus
    Information on hundreds of diseases, conditions, and wellness issues. Available in many different languages.
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
    Covers more than 250 health topics for patients.
  • Healthfinder
    Consumer health information from the US Department of Health & Human Services.
  • KidsHealth
    Simple, easy-to-understand health information for parents, teens, and kids.
  • Mayo Clinic
    General health information and tools to help you manage your health.
  • NOAH (New York Online Access to Health)
    This site lists credible websites for many different health topics. Available in English and Spanish.

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Belfast and Rockport COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Announced
As part of the historic nationwide effort to inoculate millions of people against COVID-19, MaineHealth, which includes Pen Bay Medical Center and Waldo County General Hospital, will open the area’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinics for the general public on January 27.
Scarborough Downs owners to retrofit former harness racing grandstand to create high-volume COVID-19 vaccination clinic
Crossroad Holdings will donate the facility to MaineHealth so it can be transformed into a clinic providing vaccinations to residents in Cumberland County and northern York County.
By Appointment COVID-19 Vaccination Begins Monday at the Boothbay Region YMCA
Individuals age 70 and up who have an appointment will be the first to be vaccinated at MaineHealth’s Community Vaccination Clinic in Boothbay on Monday, January 25.
MaineHealth Rolling out COVID-19 Vaccine for Mainers over 70 on a Limited Basis at its Local Health Systems
Vaccinations for Maine residents 70 and older will begin in earnest today in Farmington and Brunswick with other MaineHealth locations getting under way over the course of the next week.