Health



Connecticut Sees Uptick In Stroke Deaths

By Fran Silverman While the prevalence of strokes in Connecticut has essentially remained the same in recent years, progress in slowing the number of deaths from stroke has declined in the state, a development the…


Connecticut Disciplines Two Nurses

By Kate Farrish The state Board of Examiners for Nursing Wednesday disciplined two nurses, including a registered nurse from Branford who stole an opioid painkiller for her own use. The RN, Alice J. Miller, admitted…

















Surge In STDs Attributed To Unsafe Sex, Hookups

By Laurie Tarkan The number of people diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease has increased in Connecticut as well as across the country, data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports.Though experts…