Five 2023 Heart Health Trends For Healthcare Organizations and Health Tech Entrepreneurs To Follow

By Jeffrey Wessler Forbes Business Council Dr. Jeff Wessler (MD MPhil FACC) is a virtual cardiologist, the Founder of Heartbeat Health, and on clinical faculty at Northwell Health. Photo By: Robina Weermeijer Did you know someone in the U.S. dies of heart disease every 34 seconds? Although we’ve made great progress in countering heart disease over the […]

VAX Facts

State and Local Health Departments Announce End of Public Health Emergency Contact:  Andrea Boissevain Director of Health Cover Photo by Mat Napo As the end of the national Public Health Emergency draws closer, the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) and Stratford Health Department have announced the State’s COVID-19 recovery plans and next steps. […]

The Power of Gratitude: A Path to a Fulfilling Life

By Irene Roth Photo By Nathan Dumlao Gratitude is a powerful emotion that can significantly impact our overall well-being and quality of life. It involves recognizing and appreciating the positive aspects of our lives, as well as acknowledging the kindness and generosity of others. Set aside a few minutes each day to write down […]

Stratford Doctor of Nursing Practice Named to Prestigious Board

Stratford Nurse Elevates Nursing Studies Eveth Green Appointed to Western Governors University Alumni Advisory Council Western Governors University (WGU) announced the appointment of AdvantageCare Physicians (ACPNY) Vice President of Nursing Eveth Green, of Stratford, to the WGU Northeast Alumni Advisory Council. Eveth Green DNP, FNP-BC, MSN, RN holds an associate’s degree from Borough of Manhattan […]

The Habits of Highly Healthy People: Insights and Tips for Success

By Irene S. Roth Cover Photo by Brooke Lark Now that we’ve rolled into May, the spring season will intensify. There will be planting and pruning as well as cleaning up our back and front yards. There will be all the excitement of having our first BBQ and visiting with friends and family […]


Nail Salon’s in Stratford Stratford Health Department Beginning May 10th Starting May 10th the Stratford Health Department will launch “Scores-on-Doors” and provide nail salons in Stratford with a letter indicating the salon’s inspection grade (A, B, C). Letter grades will be hung on each establishment’s door and the public will have access to the full […]

Cover Up and Break Out the Insect Repellant!  Tick Season in Progress!

Tick Types and Bites Fairfield County Problematic By Susan Dunne, Hartford Courant With the early warm weather, Connecticut is seeing an abundance of ticks and this year there are more types, carrying more diseases than ever. Already, Connecticut residents bitten by the tiny parasites are sending 50 to 60 ticks a day to the Connecticut Agricultural […]

Walk and Talk with Moms Back

First Walk:  Tuesday, May 2nd 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Stratford Seawall Lace up those sneakers, break out the stroller, invite friends, family and neighbors to take a walk and enjoy the fresh air, beautiful water views, and vintage cottages and homes. Parents Place, Stratford YMCA, Stratford Health Department, and The Baldwin Center invite moms […]

Gardening with Chronic Illness: Tips for a Successful Season

By Irene S. Roth Gardening can be a great way to spend time outdoors and get some exercise. But for those with chronic illnesses, it’s important for you to take certain precautions and prepare properly so that you don’t struggle with more pain and fatigue. I just love the warmer weather. My chives are […]

The Monster Inside Me

Sponsored by Partner in Lyme Saturday, April 22nd at 2 p.m. New River Church in Manchester Partner in Lyme, a Stratford based 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to supporting people with Lyme disease, is excited to bring The Monster Inside Me, an Oscar nominated documentary about living with Lyme disease, back to Connecticut on Saturday, April 22nd […]