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  • Zika Virus in Connecticut: Should We be Concerned?

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    With Zika virus in the news daily, you might be wondering if we should be concerned about Zika Virus making its way to Connecticut. First let’s explain what Zika Virus is: What is Zika Virus? Zika is a disease spread through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. Originally discovered in Uganda in 1947, up until […]

  • 7 Top Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

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    February is National Heart Month. Heart disease does not need to be your fate, even with genetic risk factors. There are always things you can be doing, especially if you are at risk for heart disease to help prevent heart disease or a heart attack. That being said, knowing the top warning signs of heart attack is critical […]

  • How to Treat Hypothermia

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    How to Treat Hypothermia Baby it’s COLD outside! The recent frigid temperatures bring their own set of health issues. Hypothermia is one of them. What is Hypothermia? Hypothermia, simply stated, is when your body begins to lose heat faster than it can be produced when exposed to cold temperatures. In time, the cold will usurp […]

  • Mono Or the Flu? Know the Differences

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    It’s not uncommon to confuse infectious mononucleosis- or mono,  with the flu, as the two viruses share many of the same symptoms. Over the past few weeks both our  Danbury as well as West Hartford urgent care centers have seen folks coming in presenting with flu like symptoms which have turned out to be mono […]

Flu or Cold? How to Know the Difference

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