Authors Posts by Diane Atwood

Diane Atwood

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Don’t want a colonoscopy?

Colonoscopies are the gold standard of colorectal cancer screening tools. “They’re important because virtually all colon cancers in our society come through first as...

Remembering a walk with my mother

Even in her late 80s, she had far more sense than I will ever have. My mother. Who had Alzheimer’s disease. One day in...

Heart of a fish

Scientists at MDI Biological Laboratory discover a tiny molecule that may be able to heal a damaged heart MDI Biological Laboratory on Mount Desert Island...

Be Active

Don’t use your age as an excuse to do nothing A little mishap occurred in Dr. Michael Duffy’s neighborhood recently. He had to tend to...

Love to ride a bike? Want to give back? Join Portland Wheelers

If you love to ride a bicycle and you’re looking for a way to give back to your community, I have a great idea...

Getting fit and feeling great inside my discomfort zone

Let’s face it: None of us is getting any younger. I’m certainly not. And most days I’m acutely aware of changes that have occurred...