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Wikipedia is the single leading source of health care information for both providers and patients, with 50 percent of physicians reporting that they’ve consulted the community-edited, online encyclopedia for information on health conditions. (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Wikipedia The Top Source Of Health Care Info For Doctors, Patients

Wikipedia is the single leading source of health care information for both providers and patients, with 50 percent of physicians reporting that they’ve consulted the community-edited, online encyclopedia for information on health conditions.

01/29/2014

When the intensely private Rep. Mike Michaud laid bare his private life and announced he's gay, one openly gay congressman joked that the Maine Democrat had never registered on his "gaydar."(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Connecticut Worker Sues Senior Living Chain Over Health Benefits For Her Wife

A Connecticut physical therapist has filed a sex discrimination complaint against the West Hartford senior living center where she works, saying she is being illegally denied health benefits for her wife.

01/28/2014

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“60 Minutes” Looks At Raising A Mentally Ill Child

Connecticut mothers and a nurse-practitioner from Yale-New Haven Hospital were among the guests as the CBS News Magazine “60 Minutes” looked at the problems families have finding care for children with mental health problems.

01/27/2014

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Teen In Custody Dispute Moved From Children’s Hospital

A West Hartford teen who has been the subject of a medical/custody dispute in Massachusetts left Boston Children’s Hospital Friday, according to the Boston Globe.

01/20/2014

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Flu Cases Spike In State

The flu is starting to really rear its ugly head in Connecticut.

01/16/2014

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Malloy: 45 Percent Of Anthem Payments Processed

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Connecticut officials have told Gov. Dannel P. Malloy they’ve processed 45 percent of the payments for new enrollees who signed up for health insurance coverage […]

01/15/2014

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Two Flu Deaths In Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut health officials say the flu is now widespread across the state with more than 680 confirmed cases and two deaths this season. Officials say Fairfield County has the most confirmed […]

01/09/2014

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Access Health CT Reminds Enrollees To Pay Premium

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s health insurance marketplace is reminding new enrollees with one of the three companies offering plans on the state’s exchange that they must make their premium payment before they can obtain […]

01/06/2014

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Access Health CT Storefronts Reopen

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s health insurance marketplace is reopening its two storefronts following a Christmas break to resume enrolling customers and answering questions. Access Health CT’s insurance stores, located in New Britain and New […]

12/27/2013

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