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How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.

03/18/2014

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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

File photo of a doctor wearing a stethoscope. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Connecticut Among States Reporting Stomach Bug

Connecticut is one of six states where people have been taken ill with a stomach bug possibly linked to foodborne illness.

07/24/2013

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Study: 7 Servings Of Fruits, Vegetables Per Day Helps With Happiness

People who eat seven servings of fruits and vegetables a day have the highest levels of happiness and mental health, according to a new study by the University of Warwick with effort from Dartmouth University.

10/18/2012

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Study: Physicians Not Following Guidelines On Painkiller Prescriptions

Doctors who prescribe powerful painkillers fail to follow up with their patients which can lead to addiction, according to a new study by Workers Compensation Research Institute.

10/04/2012

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More Influenza Cases At Rocky Hill Veterans’ Home

More cases of influenza have been diagnosed at the Rocky Hill Veterans Home.

04/17/2012

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Connecticut Honored For Teen Vaccinations

Federal officials say Connecticut had the largest increase in the nation of teen immunization rates for certain vaccinations.

04/02/2011

Health Authorities Urge Flu Shots

With people crowding stores and shopping malls,  and travelling to visit family members in the weeks ahead,   the chance of spreading flu increases. Assistant Surgeon General Anne Schuchat tells WTIC’s Ray Dunaway that this is […]

12/06/2010