Articles by Ct Health I Team

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Ct Chiropractors Win Two Crucial Disputes

Written by Jennifer Kaylin Connecticut chiropractors, under fire for allegedly violating state law and failing to warn patients of the potential risk of some of their treatments, scored two recent victories, thanks to the General…


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Ct Outlaws Tooth Whitening At Spas, Malls

Written by Colleen Shaddox Most tooth whitening services performed in spas, salons and shopping malls were outlawed last week by the Connecticut Dental Commission. The commission, comprised of six dentists and one lay member, ruled…


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Ct Lawmakers Tighten Doctor Discipline

Written by Lisa Chedekel The Connecticut  legislature has adopted a provision that will make it easier for the Connecticut Medical Examining Board to discipline doctors who have faced license suspension or disciplinary action in other…




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Ct Health Premiums Doubled In Last Decade

by Rob Gurwitt Connecticut’s private employers have seen the price of health insurance premiums for workers and their families rise 102 percent since 1999, an analysis by C-HIT shows. The amount that families pay for…




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Bad Drug Reactions: Sharp Rise Nationally

By Colleen Shaddox C-HIT Writer The number of hospital patients having bad reactions to medications has gone up 52 percent in five years, according to a federal report. The Agency for Health Care Research and…