May 2, 2016
by Dr. Liane Philpotts | May 2, 2016 2:22pm
To detect cancer, a 3D mammogram is better than a 2D mammogram
Here’s a medical fact that should be uncontroversial: the better your mammogram, the more likely you are to beat breast cancer.
by Christine Stuart | May 2, 2016 9:00am
(Updated 12:50 p.m.) After being absent from the budget negotiating table all weekend, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is expected to come back Monday with an offer that restores some education and hospital funding.
April 30, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 12:30am
April 29, 2016
by Jack Kramer | April 29, 2016 3:11pm
by Lisa Chedekel | April 29, 2016 2:38pm
Blacks and Hispanics are less likely than whites to get flu vaccines, have a preventive health care visit, or receive follow-up care after being hospitalized for a mental health disorder, according to a first-of-its kind federal report that looks at health disparities among people on Medicare Advantage plans.
April 26, 2016
by Jack Kramer | April 26, 2016 7:28pm
April 25, 2016
by Jack Kramer | April 25, 2016 7:09pm
The House of Representatives unanimously passed far-reaching legislation Monday aimed at combating what many legislators referred to as the “opioid epidemic” impacting the state of Connecticut.
April 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 21, 2016 12:18am
April 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 19, 2016 5:30am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s revised budget proposal would eliminate health insurance coverage for about 8,700 parents who have children enrolled in HUSKY and incomes between 138 percent and 155 percent of the federal poverty level. The move is expected to save $900,000.
April 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2016 3:00pm
With the session ending in three weeks and a more than $900-million budget deficit staring them in the face, Democratic legislative leaders warned their caucuses that passing any big policy changes that require spending will be “almost impossible.”