| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Patients at four hospitals in Greater Hartford who have Cigna Corp. as their health insurer won't face higher out-of-network rates starting Oct. 1, Cigna said Tuesday.
Cigna, based in Bloomfield, and Hartford HealthCare "have agreed to amend their...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Hartford HealthCare, the parent organization of Hartford Hospital, announced Monday that it is organizing its hospitals and care centers into three regions to improve service and reduce costs.
As part of the move, the health-care firm named Jeff Flaks,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:39 AM
On those nights when Amy DeLoughy's children can't sleep, haunted by memories of the massacre at their elementary school, or on those mornings when they can't face the daily routine, she calls in the ducks.
Doctor ducks, military ducks, postal worker...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Robert Swain was remembered as a formidable three-sport athlete and dedicated friend and student Tuesday at a vigil that drew a large crowd at East Hartford High School.
"All the success and all the goals that we set, he met," said Uyi Osunde, Swain's...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:27 PM
ELLINGTON — Beau Archibald was nearing the end of a trip to China, where he had coached in a tournament, with plans to fly to Miami for a short stay before heading to Venezuela where he would work at a camp. This was not an atypical swing in a...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:49 AM
During his lifetime, Henry Molaison was a human anomaly: a world-famous man whose name nobody knew.
Until he died in 2008, Molaison was known worldwide simply as "H.M." "H.M." lost his ability to form, store and access new memories after a disastrous...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:29 PM
It's 11 p.m. on a Saturday night. An ambulance stops outside the hospital emergency room and doctors immediately roll a stretcher through the doors and to a treatment room. A young girl, uncommunicative and combative, is throwing up. A team of medical...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:00 PM
According to a Pentagon report, 19,000 sexual assaults occur in the military each year. A seemingly insane Quinnipiac University professor says all those broads practically asked for it. "What do you expect to happen when women are put among men trained...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 1:32 PM
It may have started as a small educational programming station back in 1963, but in 2013, the now CPTV celebrated its 50th anniversary Saturday, a celebration that left no doubt as to how much its grown.
From a red carpet welcome featuring its signature...
| May 18, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Years of debate and fine-tuning in the state legislature over allowing medical marijuana still have not settled all the questions Connecticut doctors have about medical marijuana. Is it, as some contend, a humane solution for patients who can't get relief...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:26 AM
ConnectiCare and the parent company of Hartford Hospital said this week they have agreed on a new accountable-care arrangement with the goal of better managing patient care and reducing medical costs.
This is the most recent of many accountable-care...
| Apr 29, 2013
"Awesome!" squeals Justin Slattery, after the sensei flips him over his shoulder with a solid thud onto the mat.
But the 6-year-old's karate lesson isn't about cool stunts. For several weeks, he has been diligently working on his coordination and focus,...