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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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Gallup Poll: People Identifying as LGBTQ Up 60 Percent

More people than ever identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer (LGBTQ), a sign societal stigmas are relaxing somewhat, [...]

Hartford Hospital Pilot Program to Assess, Treat People With Addictions

When people struggling with addictions have a medical issue that brings them into the hospital for treatment, withdrawal can pose [...]

Upcoming Procedure? These Drive-Through Locations Open Feb. 21 for Pre-Operative Testing

To help patients challenged by the week’s winter weather to secure the required COVID-19 testing before an upcoming medical procedure, [...]

Hi Robot! This ‘Cutii’ is Helping Senior Citizens Stay Connected, Healthy During COVID

Healthcare providers have brainstormed to come up with ways to keep senior citizens engaged and connected during the COVID pandemic, [...]

Why Eating Disorders Among Young People Are on the Rise During COVID-19

Isolation and extra time to spend comparing lives and bodies with others on social media is a recipe for increased [...]

Virtual vs. In-Person Learning: How it Affects Children’s Mental Health

Since March 2020, 18 students in Nevada’s Clark County have died by suicide, prompting the school district to bring students [...]


Popular Events

Tuesday, Mar 09, 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, Mar 09, 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 [...]

Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021, 6:00PM - 9:00PM

Webinar: Childbirth Two Night Online Series

Classes listed here will be done via Zoom. Childbirth Two Night Series is a two week series. Online registration survey questions are [...]

 

 

 

 

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