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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging is offering a free, six-week Live Well with Diabetes workshop for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes in the comfort of their home without having to use technology beyond the telephone.

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OXFORD — St. Thomas the Apostle Church will host a Care for the Caregivers monthly support group meeting from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, February 6 at the parish center, 733 Oxford Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will conduct a family support meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday January 11, at The Watermark at East Hill, 611 East Hill Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The Women’s Forum of Litchfield will host Jennifer Grant, MSW, LCSW, director of Wellness Center Programs at the Connecticut Junior Republic, to speak on Mental Health in Connecticut.

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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging will offer a six-week phone workshop in Spanish for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes beginning at 4 p.m. Wednesday, January 12.

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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HARTFORD — As a result of the prevalence of Covid-19 within local communities, Trinity Health of New England has implemented updated visitation guidelines at each of its member hospitals, St. Francis Hospital and Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital in Hartford; St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbu…

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HARTFORD — Governor Ned Lamont has announced that more than 80% of public school districts in Connecticut are opting to participate in the state’s Covid-19 Screen and Stay initiative, according to the results of a survey recently conducted by the state Department of Education.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer the program, Dark of Winter Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, at 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays through March 9 via Zoom in the A.B.Ceder Room at 80 Whitehall Rd. 

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer the program, Dark of Winter Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro, at 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays from December 8 to March 9 via Zoom in the A.B.Ceder Room at 80 Whitehall Rd. 

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OXFORD — Care for the Caregivers Support Group Meeting will run from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, December 5, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church Parish Center, 733 Oxford Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — A retreat for women in AA and Al-Anon, “Beginning Again – Everyday” will be given at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center from Friday, November 19 to Sunday, November 21. Shane Phelan, CMA will present the weekend program.

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OXFORD — An in-person Caregiver’s Support Group monthly group meeting is scheduled from 2:30 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of each month at St. Thomas the Apostle Church Parish Center at 733 Oxford Rd.

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Waterbury Health has promoted Justin Lundbye, Md.D., to CEO effective Tuesday, November 2. Dr. Lundbye has served as a healthcare leader in various roles, including senior vice president and chief medical officer. “I am honored to lead an organization that I’m proud to say has grown consiste…

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WATERBURY — Quilts That Care, Inc., a nonprofit organization that makes quilts for cancer patients at 16 Connecticut facilities, will meet from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, November 8, 15 and 29 at Quilts that Care, 130 Scott Rd.; from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Novenber 17 at the Litchfield Communit…

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will host Endocrinologist Dr. Egils Bogdanovics of CHH Diabetes and Endocrinology for a free live virtual, interactive class, “What’s New in Diabetes?” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 10.

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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging will offer a free, six-week Live Well With Diabetes workshop in Spanish for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes, presenting the information to participants in the comfort of their home by telephone.

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AREA — The Connecticut Psoriasis Network has been developed for people who share a common challenge of living with psoriasis.

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging is offering a free, six-week Live Well with Diabetes workshop in Spanish for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes, from the comfort of their home without having to use technology beyond the telephone.

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WATERBURY — Adults with ongoing health conditions such as arthritis, high blood pressure, heart disease or any other chronic issues can learn better ways to manage recurring challenges such as pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress during an in-home version of the popular Live…

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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AREA — The Connecticut Psoriasis Network has been developed for people who share a common challenge of living with psoriasis.

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LITCHFIELD — Bringing the Divine Into Healing Body, Mind and Spirit will be presented from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 9, at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center, 229 E Litchfield Rd.

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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WATERBURY — A patient who received treatment using Waterbury Hospital’s newest surgical robot named the robot TriXi Grace, which refers to the robot’s technical abilities and the name of the maker.

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SOUTHBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging and the Pomperaug District Department of Health will host a six week Live Well With Chronic Pain telephone workshop from 1 to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays starting Tuesday, October 5.

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HARTFORD — The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention reports that in Connecticut suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people, ages 10 to 34, and the fourth leading cause of death for those ages 35 to 54.

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Ayer Neuroscience Institute staff members (back row, left), Mayerlline Arias, Samantha Cerruto, Rosa Pagano and (front), Heather Thomas completed requirements for Seizure Recognition and First Aid Certification which is awarded by the Epilepsy Foundation. First responders and medical profess…

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The Red Cross, in conjunction with the town of Watertown, held a blood drive on Wednesday, September 8, at the Town Council Chambers in Watertown. The blood drive was in honor of Louis Razza, a former Watertown detective and current Town Council member, who recently was diagnosed with leukem…