vaccine

Matt Dwyer
October 06, 2019 - 11:51 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut couple seeking to stop the public release of additional information about schools' immunization rates is asking the Department of Public Health to expedite its decision. Brian and Kristen Festa, of Bristol, said Saturday they asked the department for a...
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Matt Dwyer
September 30, 2019 - 1:49 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Hartford Superior Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Connecticut couple seeking to stop the Department of Public Health from publicly releasing additional information about immunization rates at private and public schools. They had also sought to have school-by-...
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Parents who say vaccinations are dangerous, and doctors who say they are safe and effective met at an informational forum at the state Capitol in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Matt Dwyer
May 13, 2019 - 4:34 pm
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press Connecticut lawmakers should not become complacent with the state's high vaccination rate, public health experts said Monday, warning that clusters of unvaccinated students identified in recent Department of Public Health data pose a public health risk for the entire...
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