| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Double-jointed teens are more likely than their less flexible peers to develop shoulder, knee or ankle pain, suggests a large, new study from the UK.
Apart from the findings for those particular joints, researchers found no...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 9:27 AM
“What/Who: Paintings by P.W. Park” will be at the main entrance lobby and the mezzanine at UConn Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave. in Farmington, until Monday, May 6.
Park, a retired Wall Street banker and co-author of books about banking,...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
1) Pulse: What Makes You Tick — Welded Works, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, 263 Farmington Ave., Farmington, (860) 679-2000. Through Mar. 6. uchc.edu.
2) WEB Dubois; The Souls of Black Folk — Book Talk, Harriet Beecher...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:52 AM
For much of his life, Dannel Malloy has been an avid fan of hockey and rugby.
Both rough-and-tumble sports are highly physical and require quick movements, sharp elbows and fast decisions. A rugby player for 22 years, Malloy finally quit when his...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:09 PM
The University of Connecticut and the town of Mansfield need additional reliable long-term sources of water. That's a well-documented fact, and one borne out by years of review and planning.
But that's not because UConn isn't a good steward. On the...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:09 PM
"Unquenchable" is the title of Robert Glennon's scorching critique of U.S. historical water policy. The word also applies to the University of Connecticut's seemingly unlimited thirst for water.
To ensure the growth of its Technology Park, hedge against...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Dozens of speakers at a hearing Tuesday night denounced a plan to take water from the Farmington River Watershed to supply the University of Connecticut, saying it would harm an already stressed Farmington River, an important resource.
The hearing at...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Calm and Chaos,” an exhibit of art by Suzanne Jill Levy, will be at the main and mezzanine lobbies of the UConn Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave. in Farmington, until Monday, July 22.
Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:08 AM
“Gigi Genovese: This and That” will be at the Celeste LeWitt Gallery, in the food court of the University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave. in Farmington, until Wednesday, April 17.
Hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day....
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Recycled metal objects and artworks by Mark Andre Colbert — these are table lamps fabricated from recycled auto exhaust pipe — will be on display at an exhibit called “Pulse,” at the Celeste LeWitt Gallery at the University of...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:11 PM
A bill that would provide protection to young children against toxic chemicals — both before and after birth — was unfortunately bottled up in the General Assembly's Appropriations Committee last week but should be revived by amendment...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Even the president of the United States cried when addressing the nation Friday about "this heinous crime" in Newtown.
So how are parents supposed to explain the shooting to their children?
Be calm and delicate with the facts, said Julian Ford, a...