Please read the articles and check out the links found on this page to find out more about various health related issues.

Articles

Health District Encourages Blood Donation
January 3, 2013

Don't Let Strep Throat Keep you from Fall Activities 
November 4, 2012

Turtles and Salmonella-- Press Release
May 25, 2012

National Public Health Week 2012 
March 23, 2012

Press Release: Give Blood, Give Life 
November 23, 2011

Consider Health when Choosing a New Year's Resolution
December 28, 2010

Public Health is a Key Component in Improving Healthcare
March 3, 2009

Wash Hands Often to Fight Germs
November 18, 2008

Psoriatic Arthritis Can be Crippling
August 6, 2008

If You Hurt All Over, It Could Be Fibromyalgia
February 19, 2008

Tattoos Can Be Fun, Just Be Sure They Are Safe
July 16, 2007

Umbilical Cord Blood Donation Saves Lives
July 2, 2007

Sleep Deprivation and Teens
March 6, 2007

Holiday Bustle is Not the Only Cause of Fatigue
November 28, 2007

Millions of Americans Suffer from TMJ
November 14, 2006

Alzheimer's Disease
October 30, 2006

Adults and Children Benefit from Braces
October 4, 2006

Adults Need Immunization Too
September 20, 2006

Medical Rehabilitation Helps to Repair Lives
September 6, 2006

Chronic Pain Can Be Managed
August 9, 2006

Hernia Awareness
May 30, 2006

Schizophrenia is A Frightening Disease
May 17, 2006

Health Care Privacy and Information
April 12, 2006

Occupational Therapy is a Lifeline
April 18, 2006

Are You a Wise Health Consumer?
February 8, 2006

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
January 30, 2006

Stalking is a Form of Terrorism
January 3, 2006

Family Caregivers Provide Invaluable Service
November 21, 2005

Wheat Allergy Poses Challenges
September 21, 2005

Sanitary Sewer Back-ups:  Info and Clean Up
October 17, 2005

Poor Posture Can Be A Pain in the Neck
May 11, 2005

What We Learn About Smallpox from Movies 
Fact or Fiction

Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases Send Children to the Doctor
February 14, 2005

Good Dental Health Starts Early
January 29, 2005

AIDS is a Special Risk for Women and Girls
November 22, 2004

October is National Liver Awareness Month
September 28, 2004

Meningitis Vaccination for the College Bound
August 4, 2004

Psoriasis
July 21, 2004

Group B Strep Serious Threat to Newborns 
July 7, 2004

Aphasia Can Lead to Isolation
June 4, 2004

Huntington's Disease
May 10, 2004

Men’s Health Week Marks 10th Year
May 27, 2003

Public Health is Everyone’s Concern
April 2, 2001

Scleroderma Remains a Mystery that Affects Many
June 9, 2003

SIDS Help and Information is Available
May 28, 1998

Anti-Acne Accutane Can Cause Birth Defects
January 4, 2001

Alzheimers Disease Has Far-Reaching Effects
October 27, 2004

Stroke, Other Brain Injury Can Impair Speech
June 23, 2002

Consider Donating Blood – You Could Save Three Lives
December 23, 2002

Links

Able To Be Healthy Resource Guide --produced by CCHD, 9/2007

Create a Health History for your Family

NEATM -(Adaptive Equipment for loan or purchase)

Family Emergency Preparedness

American Red Cross--Emergency Preparedness

Metropolitan District Commission (MDC)

US Government Information

Health Related Hoaxes & Rumors (CDC)

Travel Vaccinations (CDC)

Connecticut Environmental Health Assoc. (CEHA) 

Travel Safety

Healthy Swimming (CDC)

Footcare Q & A (American Podiatric Medical Assoc.)

National Council  on Fireworks Safety

Consumer Product Safety Commission

American Red Cross Blood Donation

Teen/Adolescent Vaccination Information

Dr. Koop's Community--Health Resources

CT Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Syndrome Assoc.

CT Housing Court website

Housing: Landlord and Tenant Rights