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Prime Wellness Medical Marijuana Dispensary (Zachary James/WTIC Photo)

Grand Opening Of Medical Marijuana Dispensary

A medical marijuana dispensary facility has opened in South Windsor, joining five others already doing business in Connecticut....

Health Reform

Connecticut & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

CBS Local Health News
Researchers found big declines in deaths from heart disease and stroke from 1999 to 2011. (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Study: ‘Astonishing Progress’ Made On Heart Disease

Research shows rapid decline in deaths caused by heart disease and stroke over a decade.

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Warning Of Nicotine-Poisoning Threat From E-Cigarette Liquid

Two Connecticut lawmakers on Tuesday announced a drive in Congress to require child-proof bottles of liquid nicotine used for e-cigarettes.

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Study: Women Entering Pregnancy In Poor Health Less Likely To Breastfeed

More women in the United States are choosing to breastfeed their kids. But new research from the University of Minnesota is shedding some light on the overall health of pregnant women.

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

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How Common Is Depression?

Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.

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Study: Metabolism Can Be Boosted By Adjusting Thermostat

A new study published by the American Diabetes Association shows something as simple as lowering your thermostat can jump start your metabolism.

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FDA Warns Tattoo Ink Can Cause Infection

Thinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first.

WebMD Health News
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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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