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  • Do You Know Your Fertility Facts?

    Do You Know Your Fertility Facts?
    A new study by researchers at the Yale School of Medicine, funded through an educational grant by the makers of First Response pregnancy tests, shows women are often confused about their reproductive health. According to a press release:  In the...
  • Yale Study: A Pregnant Mom's Diet Affects Baby's Future

    Yale Study: A Pregnant Mom's Diet Affects Baby's Future
    A recent study conducted by researchers at Yale School of Medicine and the University of Cologne asserts that children of obese mothers, consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy, are more likely to face weight problems, and related metabolic disorders,...
  • Early diagnosis key with autism

    Early diagnosis key with autism
    The prevalence of autism in the U.S. has soared in recent decades. There is no single verifiable cause and no magic pill for treatment. But new research suggests earlier diagnosis is possible and, with that, hope for a better outcome. "The earlier we...
  • Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent

    Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent
    NEW HAVEN — For the second time since his arrest in connection with the 2010 fatal shooting of a Yale School of Medicine physician, Dr. Lishan Wang was declared incompetent for trial Monday and ordered transferred to the state's psychiatric hospital...
  • Twain House Hosts Writers' Weekend

    Twain House Hosts Writers'  Weekend
    Registration is open for the Fourth Annual Writers' Weekend at The Mark Twain House & Museum. The event, which includes lectures, workshops, panels, readings, receptions and book signings with authors and playwrights, will take place April 17 to 19 at...
  • Too much iced tea caused Arkansas man's kidney problems

    Doctors traced an Arkansas man's kidney failure to an unusual cause — his habit of drinking a gallon of iced tea each day. They ruled out several potential causes before stumbling on a reason for the 56-year-old man's kidney problems. He said he...
  • Urban Miners Puts Old Home Materials To Good Use

    Urban Miners Puts Old Home Materials To Good Use
    Joe DeRisi worked hard to acquire his Connecticut demolition license even though he doesn't do demolition. DeRisi does take things apart — houses, barns, labs, what have you — but he does it carefully, lovingly, nail by nail. He doesn't...
  • Author To Discuss 'Remarkable Women of Hartford'

    Author To Discuss 'Remarkable Women of Hartford'
    Harriet Beecher Stowe, Beatrice Fox Auerbach and Ella Grasso are among 12 women profiled in "Remarkable Women of Hartford" (The History Press, $19.99), a book whose author will give a free talk Wednesday, March 25, at 2 p.m. at the Community Services...
  • Yale Study: Could Smoking Cessation Drugs Also Curb Drinking?

    Yale researchers are exploring whether certain medications, including one sold to help smokers kick the habit, can help heavy drinkers reduce the amount of alcohol they consume. Yale School of Medicine is conducting a clinical trial to see whether...
  • How To Make Mental Illness Problems Worse In CT

    How To Make Mental Illness Problems Worse In CT
    The truth about people with serious mental illness, which is often compounded by substance use problems, is that one way or another they will receive services, and the taxpayer will pay for them. For Connecticut residents, this reality took an ironic...
  • How the sun can damage your skin even in the dark

    How the sun can damage your skin even in the dark
    The damage the sun inflicts on your skin may be even more insidious than was previously thought, according to new research.  A study published Thursday in Science finds that the effects of sun exposure can continue to wreak havoc on your DNA -- even...