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Don’t Wait To Talk About Hospice

Sarah Dwelley, RN, CHPN, Palliative Care Coordinator
It’s an all too common situation. A family is at the bedside of a loved one who is seriously ill and nearing the end of life. Each member of the family has a different idea of what should be done and what the patient would have wanted. Far too...

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What a Pain in the…Groin!

Dr. Joseph Scordino, orthopaedic surgeon, Pen Bay Orthopaedics
She wasn’t born this way, but even Lady Gaga experienced groin pain—typically a symptom of hip disease such as arthritis of the hip—or, in her case, a hip labral tear. Groin pain is a common health complaint. According to a literature review...

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