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  • Research Focused On Postpartum Breast Cancer

    Research Focused On Postpartum Breast Cancer
    I had never heard of pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PBAC) until I read this article in USA Today. Turns out, much focus is on this cancer, diagnosed during or after pregnancy, which can have extremely aggressive characteristics.  A search of the...
  • I-91 Crash Leaves One Dead, Two Injured

    I-91 Crash Leaves One Dead, Two Injured
    ENFIELD — One person is dead and two are seriously injured after a crash on I-91 Sunday night, state police said. The crash happened about 7:30 p.m. on I-91 south, in the area of exit 49, they said, when a southbound, 2002 Honda Accord with...
  • Old Saybrook Man Wounded In Accidental Shooting While Hunting

    HADDAM — A 65-year-old Old Saybrook man suffered a gunshot wound to his right leg Saturday after his rifle accidentally discharged while he was hunting. The man appeared to be hunting alone at about 10:30 a.m. in a wooded area behind 76 Weiss...
  • Park At Hartford Hospital To Showcase Elements Of Demolished Building

    Park At Hartford Hospital To Showcase Elements Of Demolished Building
    HARTFORD — Visit Hartford Hospital and you'll see pieces of history on display: a 1927 nursing book opened to a diagram of the body's thoracic area; early brain surgery tools from the 1950s; ancient marble tablets inscribed with the hospital's first...
  • One Dead In New Hartford Crash

    One Dead In New Hartford Crash
    NEW HARTFORD — One person was killed and three others were injured in a crash early Thursday morning on Town Hill Road, state police said. A passenger in the vehicle, Marissa Offsay, 23, of Avon, was removed from the car and taken to Charlotte...
  • Two Hospitalized In East Hampton Head-on Crash

    Two Hospitalized In East Hampton Head-on Crash
    EAST HAMPTON — One person was taken by LifeStar Helicopter to Hartford Hospital and another by ambulance after a head-on crash on Route 66, police said A 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo crossed into the eastbound lane and struck a 2009 Honda Accord for...
  • Hospitals Defend 'Facility Fees' At State Hearing

    HARTFORD — More and more consumers have felt the sting of hospital "facility fees" in recent years, but hospital executives said Wednesday that they need to recoup losses from the free care they provide to the uninsured and from the under-funded...
  • Hartford Firefighter Faces Charges In Accidental Shooting

    Hartford Firefighter Faces Charges In Accidental Shooting
    HARTFORD — A city firefighter has been charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm and second-degree reckless endangerment after he accidentally shot a friend in the jaw while showing off a gun last month, police said. Police said Justin Wood,...
  • Hospitals Have Spent $5 Million To Prepare For Ebola

     Hospitals Have Spent $5 Million To Prepare For Ebola
    HARTFORD – Connecticut hospitals have spent more than $5 million on preparations to deal with possible Ebola patients, lawmakers were told Monday. The good news is that federal health officials are giving Connecticut hospitals high marks for their...
  • Half Of State Hospitals Exceed Infection Rates, New Data Show

    More than 50 percent of the state's hospitals had rates for at least one type of hospital-acquired infection that were worse than federal benchmarks in late 2012 and 2013, new data shows. No other state had a higher percentage of its hospitals...
  • 30 Years Later, Connecticut's Longest Surviving Heart Recipient Still Thankful

    30 Years Later, Connecticut's Longest Surviving Heart Recipient Still Thankful
    HARTFORD — The story of Connecticut's first successful heart transplant is one of tragedy, persistence, luck, and, ultimately, triumph. Thirty years later, the recipient, 64-year old Andy Buczek, says he still has a great deal to be thankful for...