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Boston Area Chantey & Maritime Sing

12/16/2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Listen, learn, and lift your voices! Participate in your Maritime Heritage by joining a rousing chorus of sea chanteys at the USS Constitution Museum.

Volunteer Opportunities

The USS Constitution

Be Well

A bridge in Charlestown

Sun Safety: How to Apply Sunscreen

Sunburn doesn’t only happen during the summer! Water, snow and sand reflect the damaging rays of the sun, which can increase your chance of sunburn. Protect yourself year round by using sunscreen! Sunscreen is safe and can protect your skin against skin cancer and premature aging. However, it is not as effective unless it's applied correctly. Here are 5 dermatologist-approved tips!

Early Melanoma Detection: What You Can Do

Early detection is the best way to treat melanoma. Here are some steps you can take to help identify early warning signs.

Skin Cancer Screening: Save the Date

Free Skin Cancer Screening, June 28, MGH Charlestown HealthCare Center.

Breakfast Smoothie

Looking for a healthy breakfast option? Try a smoothie!

Hepatitis Awareness Month

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and May 19th is Hepatitis Testing Day. Visit MGH Charlestown HealthCare Center on Wednesday, May 10th from 9am-12pm in the 1st floor lobby, for an educational event. Learn more about hepatitis prevention, screening, and treatment. They will also have free giveaways!