by Staff | Aug 19, 2015 12:54 pm | Comments (10)
Poor black women don’t care about improving their health, in the view of one foundation grant reviewer.
by Allan Appel | Aug 17, 2015 3:11 pm | Comments (1)
“Had Adam Lanza had access to SEL [social and emotional learning], the tragedy might not have happened,” Scarlett Lewis said. “I felt a great compassion for Adam Lanza and his mother.”
by Staff | Aug 11, 2015 12:04 pm | Comments (2)
There’s a reason eating chicken can lead to hot flashes.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 3, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (14)
“We are traumatized and living traumatic experiences,” Howard K. Hill told a filled Bethel AME Church. “Some of us are in denial, and some of us are perpetuating the trauma.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (1)
Children in the Hill and Fair Haven neighborhoods will get a a boost to make healthier food choices and to have a more active lifestyles.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 8:35 am | Comments (1)
Marge Ottenbreit is a senior citizen on the go. The former bank vice president keeps busy teaching art classes at the Atwater Senior Center in Fair Haven along with other volunteer commitments.
But she knows that not everyone in her age bracket can still get around the way she does.
by Staff | Jul 29, 2015 3:56 pm | Comments (1)
Michelle Cole of Discovery to Cure sent in this report:
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro hosted nearly 100 guests at her East Rock home for a thank-you reception to honor supporters of Discovery to Cure at Yale School of Medicine, which advances the prevention, early detection and treatment of women’s reproductive cancers such as ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal, and vulvar cancers.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 22, 2015 1:50 pm | Comments (4)
For years, Kim Hart went to the emergency room instead of her doctor’s office. Despite being insured, she called 911 instead of making an appointment at the hospital.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (8)
If not for the Americans for Disabilities Act (ADA), Michelle Duprey might not have been able to wheel her way up to the stage of the library’s “program room.”
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 21, 2015 4:22 pm | Comments (13)
New Haven’s hungry were greeted Tuesday morning by a familiar sight—a truck with free veggies—and a visitor, their U.S. Congresswoman, who used the occasion to highlight food insecurity.