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Research Spotlight - Health & Nutrition

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Early warning signs of reading disabilities found in preschoolers’ language skills
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Judy Walker's research is leading to better understanding about how the brain processes communication functions. Her work is particularly important for adults who have sustained central nervous system damage, including strokes.
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Free Inside
Personal freedom is the goal for the handful of inmates at Downeast Correctional Facility in Bucks Harbor, Maine. The ancient arts of yoga, meditation and chi gung taught by social work graduate student Betsy Duncombe hold the key.
Commitment to the Rural Way of Life
Commitment to the Rural Way of Life
In areas where healthcare providers are traditionally in short supply, students in UMaine's Rural Family Nurse Practitioner Program are addressing the needs of the underserved by increasing access to primary care for people of all ages. In so doing, they are helping to preserve the quality of Maine's rural way of life.
 


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