CT DPH Confirms Year’s Second Case of Powassan Virus

By |2022-06-09T08:25:17-04:00June 9th, 2022|Uncategorized|

HARTFORD, Conn.—The Connecticut Department of Public Health today announced that a Connecticut resident has tested positive for Powassan virus infection (POWV). This is the second case of POWV associated illness identified in Connecticut in 2022.  From 2017 to 2021, 12 cases of POWV associated illness were reported in Connecticut, including three in 2021. Of ...Read More >

CFPA CT Trails Day Press Release

By |2022-05-27T13:21:39-04:00May 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Rockfall, CT – For a small state, Connecticut always goes big when it comes to outdoor recreation. CT Trails Day, held on the first weekend in June every year, is the largest celebration of trails in the nation. “Protecting public access to the outdoors is what we are all about, and Trails Day is ...Read More >

Follow the Fifty: Models of Heart Health Reuniting 10 Years Later

By |2022-03-21T11:29:46-04:00March 17th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Program Participants Re-connecting to Trail-Blaze a Path to Health and Wellness (BROOKLYN) – In 2012, the Northeast District Department Health and its HealthQuest Northeast Connecticut public health coalition launched Follow the Fifty: Models of Heart Health (FTF), a women’s heart health campaign that transformed the lives of program participants and rose to national ...Read More >

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