Month: January 2016

WTNH and Urgent Care West Hartford Team Up

  Recently, four WTNH News 8 co-workers joined Kristin Gemme, a Physician Assistant from our very own AFC/ in West Hartford,to practice a a series of simple health tests you can do at home, designed to jump start a healthier lifestyle. Read more  

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How to Treat Hypothermia

How to Treat Hypothermia Baby it’s COLD outside! The recent frigid temperatures bring their own set of health issues. Hypothermia is one of them. What is Hypothermia? Hypothermia, simply stated, is when your body begins to lose heat faster than it can be produced when exposed to cold temperatures. In time, the cold will usurp …

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Flu Symptoms vs. Cold Symptoms; How to Tell the Difference

How do you know if you have flu symptoms or cold symptoms, and how to tell the difference? Flu symptoms and cold symptoms often mimic one another:  both can have nasal congestion, cough, body aches, headaches and malaise. A common cold, however, rarely has symptoms of fever above 100 degrees. With flu symptoms, you will …

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