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Wounds, lacerations, minor burns
Sprains, fractures, dislocations
Insect bites, allergic reactions
Abscess, boils
Dehydration, nausea, diarrhea
Upper respiratory infections
Fever, cough, cold, flu
Migraines, headaches
Bronchitis, asthma attacks
Ear infections, earaches
Corneal abrasions, Pink Eye
Urinary tract infections

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Loss of Consciousness
Fainting, Sudden Dizziness or Weakness
Changes in Vision
Trouble Walking
Severe Shortness of Breath
Severe and Sudden Onset of Pain
Coughing Up or Vomiting Blood
Head Injury
Major Bone Break
Suicidal Thoughts and Feelings
Chest Pain

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Helping People: One Patient, One Client, One Customer at a Time

A letter to patients from Jeffrey A. Flaks, Hartford HealthCare President and Chief Executive Officer (shown above, center, with Gov. Ned Lamont, left): Dear Hartford HealthCare Patient: I hope you and those you love are healthy and safe. Connecticut continues to fare well with the coronavirus, with low rates of infection [...]

Masks Save Lives: Duke Study Confirms Which Ones Work Best

Of all the mask studies, the latest by Duke University researchers affirming the fitted N95 as king in the fight against COVID-19, the most important remains the study of all studies by the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. The IHME, a research center that has provided [...]

Five Ways to Get Sick, Besides COVID-19, From Poor Hand Hygiene

COVID-19 is powerful motivation to wash your hands frequently. But any germaphobe knows thousands of germs can lurk on the unwashed hand. A University of Colorado at Boulder study found 3,200 bacteria from 150 species on human hands. Yuck! (Just take a look under a microscope at SARS-CoV- 2, above, [...]

A COVID-19 Back-to-School Guide . . . for Parents

This is the time of year when parents and kids usually start thinking about going back to school and making shopping lists for new clothes, backpacks and supplies. But this isn’t a usual school year, as school districts and parents struggle to decide what school will look like during COVID-19. [...]

Think You Know Your Portable Generator? Take This Test

A portable generator solves your most immediate Isaias-related problem, an agonizing power outage that could last days in some parts of Connecticut, as long as you know what you’re doing. Test your generator knowledge: Q. Which creates more carbon monoxide, a portable generator or a car’s exhaust? A. A single [...]

How to Stay Connected, Light On, Without a Generator During a Power Outage

We all know what comes first for the tech-obsessed in a power outage. Internet access! Duh! Then lights, of course, to see where you dropped your phone. Unless you own a generator, refrigerators and basement freezers are on their own. Food can wait. First, we have to check our Facebook [...]


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Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020, 4:45PM - 6:00PM

WomenHeart of Central Connecticut Support Network

WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the nation's only patient-centered organization serving the 48 million [...]

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Understanding Multiple Sclerosis

In this FREE educational seminar, join board certified neurologist, Dr. Brian Wong, to learn more about the causes of multiple sclerosis. [...]

Thursday, Aug 20, 2020, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Keeping Your Back on Track

APRN Sarah Bussolari from the HOCC Spine Center will speak on tips for maintaining a healthy back and how to avoid back injuries. When to [...]


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