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Connecticut Children's Medical Center

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  • Sketch Comedy Gives Teens & Parents Tips for Safe Driving

    Sketch Comedy Gives Teens & Parents Tips for Safe Driving
    The most dangerous year in a person's life is the 12 months after they get their driver's license. So, the Newington Children's Theatre Company is teaming up with the Connecticut Children's Medical Center: Injury Prevention Center, the Allstate...
  • Web Support For Local Kids With Cancer

    Web Support For Local Kids With Cancer
    The web, especially Facebook, is becoming a place where families facing unbelievably frightening circumstances can feel love and support. I recently learned about Camden's Crusade.  Check out the web site, meant to inspire, educate and raise funds for a...
  • Best Local Charity

    Best Local Charity
    1) CT Food Bank 56 Eagle St.  Waterbury  (203) 759-1919 www.ctfoodbank.org     2) Closer to Free   3) Connecticut Children's Medical Center  
  • One Confirmed Case Of Enterovirus At Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

    One Confirmed Case Of Enterovirus At Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital
    HARTFORD — A child who was treated at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital tested positive for enterovirus D68, the hospital said Wednesday. It is the state's first case this year of a respiratory illness that has showed up in a dozen other states....
  • READER SUBMITTED: YWCA Hartford Region's Young Women's Leader Corp Summer Institute

    YWCA Hartford Region's Young Women's Leadership Corps (YWLC) Summer Institute recently ended but the lessons the young women learned will last a lifetime. Thirty young women, grades 7-12, from the greater Hartford area spent five weeks learning more about...
  • ER Visits And Hospitalizations For Asthma On The Rise

    Ava Passley covered her nose and giggled as Dr. Jacob Hen walked into an examination room at his pediatric pulmonology office in Trumbull recently. Ava, 3, of Bridgeport, knows what to expect from a visit with Hen, having dealt with asthma since she was...
  • Dietitian Offers Practical Meals To Satisfy Picky Eaters And Adults

    Dietitian Offers Practical Meals To Satisfy Picky Eaters And Adults
    The cardinal rule for discouraging your child from being a choosy eater: Only serve one meal for dinner. "The last thing you want to do is give your kid the message, 'You don't like this, let me make you something else,'" says Kate Samela of West...
  • 2 Connecticut Hospitals Treating Patients With Enterovirus D68 Symptoms; Cases Not Confirmed

    HARTFORD — Two Connecticut hospitals are currently treating patients with signs of severe respiratory illness that could be a strain of enterovirus that has been spreading in other states, but the cases are not confirmed, state health officials...
  • NCAA Should Get A Life

    Section 13.02.12 of the NCAA manual defines a prospective student-athlete as "a student who has started classes for the ninth grade." Therefore, under NCAA rules, UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma would not be able to phone any youngster,...
  • Ellington Teen Hurt In Coventry Dirt Bike Crash

    COVENTRY — An Ellington teenager was injured Sunday when the dirt bike he was riding crashed into a tree in the area of 162 Grant Hill Road, police said. The boy had been riding on a private track when the accident occurred about 10:20 a.m., police...
  • Presentation On Concussions In Youth Sports Is In Avon

    AVON — A presentation on concussions in youth sports will be presented on Tuesday by the Avon Soccer Club, according to an announcement from the town. The presenation is free and will be at 7:30 p.m. at Avon High School. It will be conducted by Dr....