Mill City Metta – Lowell Health Center Redefines Culturally Appropriate Care

While some health care providers enlist sports and movie stars as spokespeople, Lowell’s Metta Health Center has, among others, a team of Buddhist monks clad in saffron robes.  “The monks from all the temples in the area call it ‘our health center,’” says Sonith Peou, program director at MHC. “They tell people, ‘Go to our… Read More

Jen Myers

Connected to Care: The Telehealth Revolution (Sponsored)

 “Good morning, Joe. I noticed from your telehealth readings that your blood pressure is up a bit. Please retake it later this morning. If it continues to be high, I’ll schedule a nursing visit to determine if your medication should be adjusted.” “Hello Rose. I’m glad to see that your weight is down now that… Read More

Beth Dimitruk

NoteWorthy – 3/18/18

NoteWorthy is your weekly news roundup of happenings, movers and shakers, and community events in the Merrimack Valley. Don’t forget to subscribe to be reminded when the news goes up each week! AROUND THE VALLEY Donahue Family Donation Supports New MCC Academic Arts Center Renovation of the new Middlesex Community College Academic Arts Center in the former Boston… Read More

Joseph Girard-Meli

Eight Great Things to Do This Weekend – 3/15/18

ONE: St. Patrick’s Day dinners aren’t the only way to celebrate the holiday this weekend! Rogers Center for the Arts will be hosting a performance of The Young Irelanders on Sunday at 3 p.m. This group of traditional Irish musicians, assembled by the Irish Cultural Academy, have the cultural traditions of “the olde sod” running… Read More

Joseph Girard-Meli
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