HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut bill banning young people from using indoor tanning services is moving to the governor’s desk. The state House of Representatives voted Thursday, 117-21, to pass legislation forbidding anyone under [...]
By STEPHEN SINGER AP Business Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ An 11-year study of the incidence of brain cancer at jet engine...
Water tested from garden hoses contained three to nine times the safe levels of the toxic chemical BPA.
The CDC says public swimming pools are contaminated with fecal matter a majority of the time.
The federal government now wants stronger warnings on indoor tanning beds and more oversight.
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The findings of a recent study indicate that children – in particular, young boys – who grapple with ADHD often struggle with obesity in their adult years.
The Centers for Disease Control is now calling not getting enough sleep “a public health epidemic.”
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Health and youth advocates want Connecticut lawmakers to raise the tax on a pack of cigarettes by 95 cents to deter smoking. Advocates on Wednesday released the results of a statewide [...]
Whole Foods Market Inc. said that labels on a chicken salad and those on a vegan version were reversed at some of its cold food bars in the Northeast.
Connecticut lawmakers are considering a proposal that would require tattoo artists to be licensed by the Department of Public Health.
This is the time of year when many people are getting in shape for summer. But do some go too far?
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.