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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  The Connecticut Department of Public Health today issued a list of events occurring throughout the state during the month of October in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Wednesday, October 04, 2017
MOLST Program Now Available Statewide Giving Frail Elderly, Chronically Ill More Control Over Their End-Of-Life Care
  The State Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced it has launched a statewide Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (MOLST) program, that gives patients approaching the end stage of a serious life limiting illness or who are in a condition of chronic progressive frailty the ability to choose the medical treatments for their end-of-life care.

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Connecticut Water Planning Council Seeks Public Comment on Draft of State Water Plan
  This week, the Connecticut Water Planning Council (WPC) posted the final draft State Water Plan (draft plan) on its website ( so citizens and stakeholders may review it and provide feedback.

Thursday, November 03, 2016
Voluntary Recall Notice Announced on Medical Device Commonly Used to Deliver Overdose Reversal Medicine
  Teleflex Medical has issued a voluntary recall of LMA MAD Intranasal Mucosal Atomization Device. This device is commonly used to deliver naloxone, a life‐saving drug used in the event of a suspected drug overdose. The device is also used to administer medication for life‐threatening hypoglycemia and epileptic seizures.