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FDA Approves Nasal Spray for Depression

The federal Food & Drug Administration has approved a nasal spray to treat depression - and it's not without controversy. Hartford Hospital Institute of Living researcher Mirela Lotus explains.

Teens & Suicide

Connecticut has been rocked by a number of high profile teen suicides in 2019. Dr. Laura Saunders from Hartford HealthCare's Behavioral Health Network talks about how to bring up the topic with your teens.


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Where to Get A Vaccine, With an Appointment, if You’re 75-Plus

Hartford HealthCare, in partnership with state agencies, has begun vaccinating Connecticut residents 75 and older to protect our most vulnerable [...]

Vaccine Arrives in Hartford and Inoculations Begin, Providing Hope Against COVID-19

By Shawn Mawhiney and Steve Coates Nine months after the first COVID-19 patients emerged at Hartford HealthCare (HHC) hospitals, a [...]

Is it Anxiety or an Anxiety Disorder? How COVID-19 Complicates it

Experts call it the underlying crisis. While COVID-19 cases spike around the country, more than a third of Americans report [...]

Coping Skills No Match for COVID-19? How Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help

With the holiday season in full swing and COVID-19 numbers continuing to rise, it’s no wonder many are feeling extra [...]

How to Deal With an Anti-Masker During COVID-19

When it comes to a mask mandate to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it’s no surprise that Americans have mixed [...]

How Human Resilience Withers During COVID-19, And What You Can do About it

The tenacity of the COVID-19 pandemic, with no end to the upheaval and change it’s caused in our lives, undermines [...]


Popular Events

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021, 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Breastfeeding Support Group - Online

This free weekly online support group is for moms who have feeding questions and/or want general breastfeeding support. The group is run by [...]

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021, 4:30PM - 7:30PM

Reiki I Provider CME

In the Reiki I class The Reiki Master Circle (RMC) will team train students to understand Reiki energy and use it to strengthen themselves [...]

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021, 4:30PM - 6:00PM

Total Joint Pre-Op Webinar at Hartford Hospital

** To register online, please do not use Internet Explorer. **

This webinar is for patients who will undergo hip and knee [...]

 

 

 

 

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