Healthy USM

Electronic Cigarettes – Boon, Bane, Blessing, or Boondoggle?

With little research or testing, E-cigarettes have become increasingly contraversial. E-cigarettes may have the potential to make an important contribution to public health by helping some smokers stop. But their safety and effectiveness, their potential to keep some smokers from quitting, and possibly encourage young people to start smoking, require both investigation and thoughtful behavior and commentary by those on either side of this issue. READ MORE

Meet Venus Gilley, Provant Health Coach

Welcome Venus Gilley:
Venus Gilley, MS, RD, LD, is a registered dietitian and she is excited to bring her experience in nutrition and health promotion to Provant Health and the University of Southern Maine. She will be filling in for Lacey Bouchard. Read more....