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Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014

Personalized Cancer Vaccine

Personalized Cancer Vaccine

UConnn Health doctors and researchers have discovered a high tech vaccine for women with ovarian cancer. It has proven successful in mice. The next step is human trials.

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014

UConn Health Works on Ovarian Cancer Vaccine

UConn Health Works on Ovarian Cancer Vaccine

For the first time ever, doctors and scientists at UConn Health hope to use state of the art genetic information to make personalized vaccines for women with ovarian cancer.

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014

Urgent Care Vs. Emergency Room

Urgent Care Vs. Emergency Room

Tuesday, Sep 9, 2014

Be Healthy: Social Media Strain

Be Healthy: Social Media Strain

Physical therapists are having to learn new ways to deal with posture problems from people using so much social media on devices.

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014

High-Protein Diet May Contribute to Kidney Stones

High-Protein Diet May Contribute to Kidney Stones

While a high protein diet may contribute to developing kidney stones, taking a vitamin supplement may help others from forming them.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014

Help for Moms With Postpartum Depression

Help for Moms With Postpartum Depression

Going through postpartum depression is difficult for any new mother, but there is help. A Connecticut mom shares her story.

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014

Technology for the Deaf and Blind

Technology for the Deaf and Blind

Opening a new world of communication through innovation.

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014

Magnetic Therapy Can Treat Depression

Magnetic Therapy Can Treat Depression

Patients suffering from depression do not need prescription drugs. Magnetic therapy can help.

Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014

A Laser That Will Stop You From Sweating

A Laser That Will Stop You From Sweating

This laser procedure will help you stop sweating under your arms

Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014

Be Healthy: Spider Veins

Be Healthy: Spider Veins

We take a look at a problem many women deal with , spider veins.

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Suspect Arrested in Killing of 15-Year-Old in Hartford
Suspect Arrested in Killing of 15-Year-Old in Hartford

An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a 15-year-old who was found in a Hartford apartment on St. Patrick's Day.

Tuition Increases Recommended for 17 CT Colleges
Tuition Increases Recommended for 17 CT Colleges

The president of Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, which includes 17 state colleges and universities other than UConn, said in a statement to students and families that he is recommending a tuition increase at all schools in the system.

Burrville Volunteer Fire Department in Torrington to Close
Burrville Volunteer Fire Department in Torrington to Close

For more than seven decades, Burrville Volunteer Fire Department in Torrington has served its community. At the end of the month, that chapter comes to a close.

Road Rage Incident Leads to Shooting in Manchester: Police
Road Rage Incident Leads to Shooting in Manchester: Police

A 39-year-old man was injured in a shooting in Manchester overnight that appears to have started as a road rage incident, according to Manchester police.

Failure on Health Bill Also Hurts Prospects for Tax Overhaul
Failure on Health Bill Also Hurts Prospects for Tax Overhaul

House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform. Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., say they will soon turn their attention to the first major re-write of the tax code in more than 30 years. But they will have to do it without the momentum of victory on health care. Just as important, the loss on health care will deprive Republicans of $1 trillion in tax cuts.

1 Seriously Injured in Bristol Crash
1 Seriously Injured in Bristol Crash

A driver was seriously injured in an accident on Burlington Avenue in Bristol Friday night.