| May 3, 2015
| 2:39 PM
The growing number of children and teens exposed to traumatic events in everyday life has forced the state's crisis intervention teams to respond to a broader range of behavioral and mental health issues, and those teams often serve as a bridge until at-...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:22 AM
Mental disorders surpassed respiratory problems and all other ailments as the leading cause of hospitalization in Connecticut in 2012 for children ages 5 to 14, teenagers and younger adults, according to a state health department report.
| Apr 18, 2015
| 4:40 AM
WETHERSFIELD — A Wethersfield author's latest historical fiction novel uses the events of the 1961 fatal fire at Hartford Hospital as the basis for a story of wrongdoing and conspiracy.
The cause of the fire that ripped through the 9th floor of...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:12 PM
HARTFORD — A contract battle between UnitedHealthcare and the parent company of Hartford Hospital and The Hospital of Central Connecticut concluded after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, less than two hours before the existing agreement expired.
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:26 PM
Thousands of UnitedHealthcare customers will have to pay higher, out-of-network rates starting Wednesday at Hartford Hospital and the Hospital of Central Connecticut, or they will have to seek care elsewhere, if the health insurer and the health system...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 5:30 PM
SOUTH WINDSOR — A local 20-year-old was arrested after a double stabbing Tuesday night that left his critically injured cousin lying in a gas station parking lot and the wounded mother of his child on a busy street, police said.
| Apr 6, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Here's another reason to practice safe sex: Cancers of the mouth, throat, and neck were recently linked to a sexually transmitted virus – HPV – and younger non-smokers are increasingly getting cancers that once were associated primarily with...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 4:53 AM
FARMINGTON — Greg Kessler found a professional job right after graduating from Keene State University in 2010, as a Web producer and social media promoter for a weekly newspaper in Southbury.
A neighbor knew he'd studied video production in...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:17 PM
WETHERSFIELD — About a dozen people, including seven students, were sent to hospitals Thursday morning after a school bus crash that may have been caused by distracted driving, authorities said. The injuries are not believed to be serious.
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:11 PM
You knew you were in for a special treat as soon as you walked into the Aqua Turf in Plantsville Tuesday. There was a room full of over-the-top floral arrangements, lush table linens, tony place settings, glass bubbles, a summertime pergola, bottles of...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 9:42 AM
HARTFORD — Dr. Robert Brautigam still remembers the night Christopher Hartman was brought into the trauma room at Hartford Hospital. It was April 23, 2007.
"Chris had very serious injuries," said Brautigam, who was part of the team that would work...