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All-In-The-Family Medicine: Four Generations Of Care

Dr. Rosemary Maduka (her patients call her Rosemary) is a family medicine practitioner in Storrs so popular among her patients that she is now accepting into her practice the infant great-grandchildren of some of the first people she treated as she began her career over 30 years ago. Even now,...


Healthcare as an Economic Engine

Elliott Joseph is not just Hartford Healthcare’s CEO – he is also a patient of the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint institute at Hartford Hospital, having had his hip replaced there recently. He talks with radio talk show host Rob Dibble about his experience leading the development, building and launching...


PODCAST: Is Cancer More Common Than Getting Married, Having First Baby?

Is cancer more common than getting married or having a first baby? That’s the claim of at least one British newspaper after the release of an analysis of cancer statistics by London-based McMillan Cancer Support. Get perspective on this study from Dr. Peter Yu, physician-in-chief of the Hartford HealthCare Cancer...


Windham Hospital Adds Three Cardiology Providers

Windham Hospital and Hartford Healthcare Medical Group have added three new cardiology providers who are now seeing patients at the Windham Hospital Family Health Center at 5 Founders Street in Willimantic.  Vidya Nadig, MD, Anu Vellanki, MD and Darcy Ulitsch, APRN are all accepting new patients. “I am pleased to...


Windham gets American Heart Association recognition

Windham Hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Referring Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Each year, more than 250,000 people experience an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Considered to be...


Rebuilding History

For Russell Magnussen, there is no place like the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks, Connecticut. The New Britain native worked as a mechanic his entire life. His love for flying began many decades earlier. He obtained a pilot’s license at the tender age of 16. In his retirement, he spent...