Houlton Regional Hospital – Healthcare for Northern Maine

FDA Warns Not to Feed SimplyThick to Premature Infants

May 25th, 2011

The Problem Symptoms to Watch for Advice for Parents and Caregivers What FDA Is Doing Do not feed the thickening product called SimplyThick to infants born before 37 weeks because it may cause a life-threatening condition. This advice to parents, caregivers, and health care providers from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is based on […]


May 11th, 2011

In recognition of the many hours and contributions devoted throughout the year by hospital volunteers, the Volunteer Department of Houlton Regional  held its 26th   annual volunteer luncheon. The theme for the luncheon was “HRH Volunteers Spring into Action.”  Over the past year 12,000 hours have been donated by volunteers at the hospital.  Since the department […]