by Allan Appel | Dec 10, 2014 2:40 pm | Comments (2)
From now on when you go shopping for milk and groceries at the Stop & Shop on Whalley Avenue, you can also pick up breathing techniques to lessen stress and tips on how to better communicate with your kids, and a whole range of other mental and behavioral health services.
It’s such a bargain, it won’t cost you a penny.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 8, 2014 11:00 am | Comments (3)
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven’s Healthy Start Program celebrated 19 years of service to the women and babies of the city, and a $5.4 million grant that will help it continue its work through 2019.
by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 1, 2014 7:52 am | Comments (8)
George Bucheli prepared a bundle of supplies for the woman who approached the van: needles, cotton filters, antiseptic. He reached into the supply cabinet to add an injection cooker, but she didn’t want one. “Leave that for the people who actually need it,” she said.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 19, 2014 7:49 am | Comments (1)
Over the next five years, the Connecticut Department of Children and Family Services, the Department of Public Health and the City of New Haven will receive $4 million in federal funds to prove that providing integrated physical and mental health services improves outcomes for the city’s youngest children, particularly those who live in the Dwight neighborhood.
by Paul Bass | Nov 11, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (27)
Yale-New Haven Hospital promised to find $65 million in annual cost savings when it took over the Hospital of St. Raphael. Two years later, it has exceeded that goal without cutting the workforce, according to its top exec.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 6, 2014 3:43 pm | Comments (1)
by Paul Bass | Oct 29, 2014 3:43 pm | Comments (6)
When Michelle Obama headlines a rally at Wilbur Cross Thursday, a man named James Brown won’t be applauding the lower-calorie changes she has brought to the school cafeteria.
by Paul Bass | Oct 28, 2014 5:29 pm | Comments (28)
Ryan Boyko sat by an open rear window late Thursday afternoon, inches from the East Rock backyard he may not enter, continuing by laptop to try to help Liberia contain the Ebola epidemic.
by Staff | Oct 22, 2014 7:10 am
Yale administrators will limit travel to and quarantine individuals returning from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, because of the Ebola virus outbreaks in those countries.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 20, 2014 7:34 am
The city public health department is looking for new strategies to reduce the obesity and chronic disease that plague the lives of many New Haveners.