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Headache Help Comes to Waterford

If you struggle with chronic headaches, the last thing you need is to wait a year and drive several hours for an appointment with a specialist. The opening of the Hartford HealthCare Headache Center in Waterford means sufferers from three states can cross that off the list of things causing...


Leaky Heart Valve? Heart & Vascular Institute Surgeon Devises A New Repair

Dr. Sabet Hashim, a world leader in mitral valve repair surgery, has devised a new technique that restores a leaky mitral valve in patients who have had a heart attack.   Dr. Hashim, co-physician-in-chief of the Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute, answers questions in this video about this new valve repair technique:...


Area Cancer Patients Have Greater Proximity to Clinical Trials

By Suzanne McLaughlin Journal Inquirer HARTFORD — More clinical cancer trials are becoming available to Greater Hartford residents. With the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute becoming a charter member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance, cancer research trials that until now have been available at the Manhattan Upper East...


Podcast: Advances in Cancer Care

Cancer is a word that still strikes fear in the hearts many — particularly if you are at the receiving end of a cancer diagnosis. Advances in cancer care have been rapid in recent decades, led by the efforts of medical oncologists and researcher like Dr. David Hyman from the Memorial...