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John Silva
March 14, 2019 - 5:07 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - The state Department of Publich Health reports widespread flu activity continues. DPH reports four additional deaths from complications of flu in the last week. There've been 38 deaths since the season started last August. At this time last year, there were already well...
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AP
March 01, 2019 - 11:04 am
FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut's chief medical examiner says the startling increase in fatal fentanyl-related overdoses continued in the state during 2018, while total accidental overdose deaths decreased slightly. Dr. James Gill released last year's accidental overdose data Friday. He says...
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John Silva
February 07, 2019 - 4:13 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - Widespread flu activity continues in Connecticut. New figures released today by the state Department of Public Health show there have been 22 deaths associated with influenza since the season started in August. That's up by eight from numbers released last week. DPH...
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