2014 UConn Health Headlines

December 2014 Dec. 22, 2014 Holiday Health Hazards Dec. 15, 2014 Mumps outbreak in the NHL  [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/181780680″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]   Dec. 14, 2014 Treating, Studying Late-life Depression  [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/181670771″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]   Dec. 11, 2014 Botox Isn’t Just for Faces Anymore [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/181189893″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] […]

December 2014

Dec. 22, 2014
Holiday Health Hazards Video icon

Dec. 15, 2014
Mumps outbreak in the NHL  Audio icon

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Dec. 14, 2014
Treating, Studying Late-life Depression  Audio icon

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Dec. 11, 2014
Botox Isn’t Just for Faces Anymore Audio icon

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Dec. 9, 2014
UConn’s John Dempsey Hospital interim CEO gets the job
Dempsey’s interim CEO gets permanent role
John Dempsey’s Interim CEO Gets The Job Outright

Dec. 8, 2014
Stress-Free Holiday Video icon

Dec. 7, 2014
Pursuing safer dental imaging Audio icon

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Dec. 1, 2014
UConn Health Expert Stresses Importance Of Flu Shot

Dec. 1, 2014
Medical Pioneer (p.18)

Dec. 1, 2014
Wrapped in Love (p.70)

November 2014

Nov. 28, 2014
Child advocate report: Newtown shooter received little treatment

Nov. 26, 2014
Shoes, sneakers find grateful recipients

Nov. 25, 2014
10 signs you might be addicted to your smartphone

Nov. 25, 2014
Partnership And Communication Essential, Says Superintendent, In Response To Lanza Report

Nov. 23, 2014
Did race and affluence factor into mental care of Sandy Hook shooter?

Nov. 22, 2014
Report: Lanza preoccupied with violence   Video icon

Nov. 21, 2014
Report reveals new details about Newtown shooter  Video icon
Newtown shooter’s background report released  Video icon
Adam Lanza’s Mental Problems ‘Completely Untreated’ Before Newtown Shootings, Report Says
Report on Newtown Shooter Adam Lanza Cites Unaddressed Signs of Trouble
Report: Medical, school professionals missed chances to help Sandy Hook shooter
Child Advocate Report: Yale’s Psych Recommendations for Lanza Weren’t Sent or Included in Ed Records
Report: Yale’s recommendations for support of Newtown shooter largely unheeded
Newtown shooter: Report finds failure to address ‘a cascade’ of problems

 

Nov. 18, 2014
Carbon monoxide risks rise as temperatures drop
Heating Season Returns, With CO Caution Audio icon

Nov. 17, 2014
Why Is Treating Skin Cancer So Expensive? Audio icon

Nov. 17, 2014
Big bioscience plans start with small ideas

Nov. 11, 2014
Rare Condition Affects Pregnant Women  Video icon

Nov. 11, 2014
UConn’s Reduced Fertility Costs for Veterans  Video icon

Nov. 11, 2014
PTSD in Veterans  Audio icon

Nov. 11, 2014
Physical Effects of Device Overuse  Audio icon

Nov. 10, 2014
Laundry Pods Could Pose Hazard to Kids  Video icon
Laundry Pods a Danger to Kids Audio icon

Nov. 10, 2014
Alzheimer’s Disease – Setting the Record Straight  Video icon

Nov. 7, 2014
When Will Texting And Driving Be As Taboo As Drunken Driving?

Nov. 6, 2014
Why People Text And Drive Even When They Know It’s Dangerous
UConn researcher helps AT&T assess texting compulsion

Nov. 5, 2014
UConn Health Doctors Working on Personalized Ovarian Cancer Vaccine  Video icon

Nov. 5, 2014
Survey finds people text and drive knowing dangers

Nov. 3, 2014
How Our Body Reacts to Light and Dark  Audio icon

Nov. 3, 2014
Are you addicted to your smartphone?

October 2014

Oct. 31, 2014
Standard Time and Sleep Audio icon

Oct. 31. 2014
Time and Sleep  Audio icon

Oct. 27, 2014
iPosture Pain  Video icon

Oct. 25, 2014
Greenwich officers talk about the toll of police work

Oct. 21, 2014
UConn Dental in Storrs Center  Audio icon

Oct. 20, 2014
Ebola In The US: Front Line Health Training Trickles Down To First-Year Med Students

Oct. 16, 2014
Ebola Update as CT Hospitals Start Getting Patients With Possible Symptoms  Audio icon

Oct. 16, 2014
Tongue may be tied to sleep apnea  Video icon

Oct. 15, 2014
Light, Dark and Our Health   Audio icon

Oct. 14, 2014
E Cigarette Study  Video icon

Oct. 14, 2014
Former Branford Football Player and Cancer Survivor is a Future Doctor Video icon

Oct. 12, 2014
Flu Vaccine Options and the Elderly  Audio icon

Oct. 9, 2014
Greg Kirby’s Ride of a Lifetime

Oct. 9, 2014
UConn Health Center Scientists Wins $4 Million NIH Grant

Oct. 9, 2014
Worried About Ebola? Here’s What You Need To Know

Oct. 8, 2014
NIH Award for Laurencin’s Regenerative Engineering Work  Audio icon

Oct. 8, 2014
UConn Surgeon-scientist’s Engineering Research Earns Major NIH Award  Audio icon

Oct. 7, 2014
Jackson Lab Opens To Praise By Scientists
Jackson Laboratory Opens In Farmington
JAX Genomic opens to Malloy’s cheers, Foley’s jeers
Jackson Laboratory Opens  Video icon
Jackson Laboratory opens on UConn Health Center campus
Jackson Laboratory Ribbon Cutting

Oct. 7, 2014
UConn Health surgeon nets $4M research award
UConn Professor Wins Award for Work in Regenerative Engineering Audio icon

Oct. 7, 2014
Jackson Laboratory to Open at UConn Health Center in Farmington

Oct. 6, 2014
Genomic medicine lab opens Tuesday

Oct. 3, 2014
Update on Ebola Audio icon

Oct. 3, 2014
JAX grand opening next week

Oct. 2, 2014
Connecticut Hospitals Prepare For Ebola  Video icon

Oct. 2, 2014
As its first building opens, Jackson Lab has an eye on expansion
Jackson Lab Opens To Big Hopes For Bioscience Growth
A First Look At UConn’s New Genome Lab  Video icon
$300 mil research lab to open next week  Video icon
Jackson Laboratory to Open Next Week  Video icon
Jackson Lab Readies for Farmington Debut  Audio icon

Oct. 2, 2014
Jackson Lab Opens To Big Hopes For Bioscience Growth

September 2014

Sept. 30, 2014
Norwich mother gives birth on I-84 Monday morning  Video icon

Sept. 28, 2014
Virus Update  Audio icon

Sept. 27, 2014
Clinical Trials Underway for Ovarian Cancer Vaccine Video icon

Sept. 25, 2014
Questioning Your Personal Trainer’s Certifications  Video icon

Sept. 25, 2014
Knowing the Warning Signs of Stroke  Video icon

Sept. 24, 2014
Medical Marijuana Now Available in Connecticut  Audio icon

Sept. 23, 2014
New Prescription Rules for Hydrocodone Set to Start in OctoberVideo icon

Sept. 23, 2014
Police, Advocates Discuss Lessening Effect Of Violence On Children

Sept. 21, 2014
Bristol woman’s blanket project helps raise awareness of “silent killer”

Sept. 17, 2014
Ebola Update in Light of White House Action  Audio icon

Sept. 16, 2014
Connecticut workplace illnesses down, but still higher than average

Sept. 9, 2014
UConn Sophomore Quits Football After Too Many Concussions  Audio icon

Sept. 8, 2014
‘Huge’ UConn Health tower construction moving along
Final Beam Hoisted To UConn Hospital Roof

UConn Health tops-off $318M hospital tower
Final beam placed on new UConn Health Center
UConn Health Center New Hospital Tower Topping Off Ceremony  Video icon
“Topping Off” Ceremony For Health Center Hospital
Malloy Tops off Hospital Tower  Audio icon

Sept. 8, 2014
School Start Times: Are Your Kids Getting Enough Sleep?  Audio icon

August 2014

Aug. 25, 2014
School Start Times and Sleep Audio icon

Aug. 24, 2014
Ebola Update  Audio icon

Aug. 19, 2014
Dangers of E-cigs for Kids  Audio icon