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Buy your tickets now for Speare’s 6th annual Wine, Women & Wisdom

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

It’s time to rejuvenate and re-energize at our 6th annual Wine, Women & Wisdom! CLICK HERE TO ORDER TICKETS ONLINE CLICK HERE TO BE AN EXHIBITOR This is our annual ladies night out. It is a women’s health event with two featured speakers, a light supper buffet, wine tasting, vendors, a raffle and a lot of fun tossed […]

March 13 – 19 is Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week

Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a term used to describe progressive lung diseases including chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, emphysema, and some forms of bronchiectasis. Since 2010 Speare Memorial Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehab program has been helping people with COPD, through a program of exercise, education and support, learn to breathe and function at the […]

Speare Goes Blue to Help Raise Awareness About Colon Cancer

Posted on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Employees spur education and action by participating in national awareness movement One in 20 people will be diagnosed with colon cancer. Colon cancer typically has no symptoms until it has already progressed to later stages making it much more difficult to treat. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United […]

Join the 3rd Annual Speare Shamrock Shuffle!

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

To mark the start of the spring season, this year’s Shamrock Shuffle is being held on Saturday, March 19th, the day before the vernal equinox.  The days are getting longer, the flowers will be poking their heads out of the ground soon and there’s no time like the present to get up, get out, and get […]

Speare employees wear red to help raise awareness

Posted on Friday, February 5, 2016

Heart disease and stroke kill 1 in 3 women, yet it’s 80% preventable. On February 5, 2016, to help raise awareness among local women that heart disease is their #1 health threat, many employees at Speare Memorial Hospital took part in National Wear Red Day® which provides an opportunity for everyone to unite to raise awareness about the fact that […]

Speare’s Birthing Suite celebrates American Heart Month with special handmade red hats for newborns

Posted on Thursday, February 4, 2016

Hats knitted and crocheted by volunteers for the American Heart Association as part of the Little Hats, Big HeartsTM program Volunteers for the American Heart Association are celebrating American Heart Month by knitting  and crocheting red hats for babies born at Speare Memorial Hospital in February.  Speare is participating in the Association’s Little Hats, Big Hearts program, which […]

PRHS students donate teddy bears to brighten hospital stays

Posted on Tuesday, January 19, 2016

To welcome in the new year, the freshmen class officers from Plymouth Regional High School, Avery Stone, Elsa Lauriat, Denise McGlone, Alexandra Boursican and Hailey Patridge delivered teddy bears to Speare Memorial Hospital, with their adviser, Ms. Denise McGlone. As a community service project, the class officers sold bear shaped cut-outs for $1 at PRHS during school and at […]

Speare welcomes first baby of 2016

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2016

Now introducing Shamus McLane, the first baby born in 2016 at Speare Memorial Hospital. He joins his parents Rachael and Micah and his big brother Mobius. Dad Micah said “I tried to convince Rachael we should have Shamus in Costa Rica as we just got back from there 2 weeks ago, but she said, ‘I want […]

Holiday Stress Busters

Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Holiday parties, family get-togethers, and other holiday activities are all fun and games until the added demands on your time, energy, and attention create the perfect storm of stress and anxiety. Add to that the disruptions in regular schedules, travel, preparing meals, managing and take care of house-guests, and having less time for yourself and KABOOM – You’re hiding in the […]

White Mountain Eye Care Welcomes Ophthalmologist Dr. Paul Musco

Posted on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

White Mountain Eye & Optical is pleased to welcome Ophthalmologist Dr. Paul S. Musco to the practice. With more than two decades of experience in treating and diagnosing ailments of the eye, Dr. Musco brings subspecialty training in corneal diseases (the front part of the eyes) and surgery. He will begin seeing patients December 14. […]