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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 (www.ct.gov/water) so citizens and stakeholders may review it and provide feedback.

Friday, June 30, 2017
Health Officials Investigate Salmonella Outbreak Involving Patrons of a Restaurant in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) and the New Haven Health Department (NHHD) are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella infections involving patrons of Cilantro Fresh Mexican Grill, a restaurant at 1158 Whalley Ave. in New Haven, Connecticut. Cilantro’s owner is cooperating with public health officials and has voluntarily closed the restaurant while the investigation is conducted.

Friday, June 30, 2017
Governor Malloy and DPH Urge Residents to Take Steps to Prevent Lyme Disease & Other Tick-Borne Diseases
  Governor Dannel Malloy and the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced that, as the weather gets warmer and more people are spending time outdoors, they are urging the public to take steps to prevent Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases.

Thursday, June 29, 2017
Possible Human Rabies Exposure to Rabid Bat in Marlborough Area
  The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) is advising the person who brought a bat to a veterinary clinic in Marlborough on Friday morning, June 23rd to contact the Chatham Health District office at 860-365-0884. The bat tested positive for rabies on June 27th. The person should be evaluated for possible rabies virus exposure.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
STATE AGENCIES WARN PARENTS: AVOID CHILDREN’S FURNITURE AND OTHER PRODUCTS CONTAINING FLAME RETARDANT CHEMICALS

Monday, June 12, 2017
Notice regarding possible rabies exposure
  POSSIBLE HUMAN RABIES EXPOSURE TO RABID KITTEN IN WATERBURY/SOUTHBURY AREA

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.