All posts by Alison Webb

Alison Webb

About Alison Webb

Alison Webb is a public health consultant with over 20 years experience in community outreach, grassroots organizing, implementing and evaluating evidence-based programs, and advocating for healthy policies at the Maine State Legislature. Alison is especially interested in what science tells us about promoting health and wellness and how we can apply that to live well in Maine. The blog describes recent public health research and give readers insights into how to use that knowledge to lead healthy lives.

This year, create your own kind of cool

“We used to be cool.” That was the bumper sticker I saw on a new Toyota Sienna van while I was walking in the neighborhood last week. It made me chuckle. Someone has a sense of humor, and it must be someone with kids, I thought. As I walked, I kept thinking about that bumper […]