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Hospital Security: A Dog's Perspective

There's been an addition to the security team at The Hospital of Central Connecticut. He has four paws, a tail, and he's called Nitro!

         

         

         

         

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The Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute includes the most talented and experienced physicians, the very latest technology, and a team of compassionate caregivers whose only goal is to help patients and their families fight heart disease, which is our nation’s number one killer.

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Advances in Health

Advances in Health with Dr. Joel Bauman

Why does my neck hurt? It could be a pinched nerve, according to Dr. Joel Bauman from the Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute. Learn more at ctorthoinstitute.org.

Advances in Health with Dr. David Chaletsky

Acid reflux affects millions of people. But you may not know that acid reflux over time could turn to cancer. Dr. David Chaletsky is a gastroenterologist at Hartford HealthCare


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Endoscopy Center Opens in Wallingford

The Wallingford Endoscopy Center, an 8,533- square-foot space dedicated to gastroenterology procedures, has opened in Wallingford. The center, a joint venture between Hartford HealthCare, Connecticut GI and MidState Gastroenterology Specialists, offers upper endoscopies and colonoscopies in the new facility. “Patients in need of gastrointestinal procedures will find the best care [...]

What is Inpatient Rehabilitation?

A new inpatient rehabilitation unit opened at Hartford Hospital recently. It’s a 26-bed unit that specializes in physical, occupational and speech therapy for patients who have suffered a major illness or injury. Dr. Maria Tsarouhas of the Hartford Hospital In-Patient Rehabilitation Unit has details on what that means.  Q: This unit opened [...]

Windham Hospital Celebrates Women’s Heart Health with “Go Red” Event

Windham Hospital will “Go Red” for women’s heart health with its annual Girls Night Out event on Feb. 1 from 5:30-9 p.m. in the hospital’s Atrium and Education Center. The event will feature Adventure Bound’s Wild & Crazy Challenge Game Show, integrative therapies, a red wine tasting, shopping, drawings, refreshments [...]

Hartford HealthCare Increases Minimum Hourly Rate to $15

More than 2,400 employees to benefit from increase, effective March 31 Hartford HealthCare today (Monday, 1/14) announced it will increase its minimum hourly rate to $15, effective March 31, 2019. The new pay rate will directly benefit more than 2,400 of Hartford HealthCare’s approximately 20,000 employees throughout Connecticut. These employees [...]

Hartford HealthCare-GoHealth Urgent Care Center Opens in Torrington

Newly constructed Hartford HealthCare-GoHealth Urgent Care center will replace Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s former urgent care walk-in center, less than a mile away. GoHealth Urgent Care, one of the country’s largest and fastest-growing urgent care companies, together with its partner Hartford HealthCare, Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network and an affiliate of [...]

Why Does My Neck Hurt? (It Could Be a Pinched Nerve)

When is neck pain a serious issue? When it’s a pinched nerve, according to Dr. Joel Bauman, chief of neurosurgery at the Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute at MidState Medical Center. Q: What is a pinched nerve? A: A pinched nerve is when there is an injury, usually in the disk, which [...]


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Friday, Jan 18, 2019, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Yoga for Movement Disorders

This yoga class is for individuals with a Movement Disorder and focuses on relaxing, stretching, increasing mobility, and focusing. Yoga [...]

Friday, Jan 18, 2019, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Understanding Acid Reflux

In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: What causes acid reflux, ways to prevent it and medications that affect stomach acid

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Ataxia Support Group

This is a support group for Ataxia. Please join us for introductions and supportive, confidential discussions about Ataxia. It is a time to [...]


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