• Regional health needs, survey results discussed at community forum

    Southington Observer    September 22, 2016

    Excerpt from September 22, 2016 article by Jen Cardines: The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain (CFGNB), the Hospital for Special Care, and the Hospital of Central Connecticut hosted a community health needs forum and exchange on Tuesday, Sept. 13 to discuss the results from a recent community survey. CFGNB program and scholarship associate Kaylah Smith said, “This is a collaborative effort to get information out into the community.”… Read More

  • Valley Updating Community Health Plan

    Valley Independent Sentinel    August 9, 2016

    (Excerpt from full article, posted at the Valley Independent Sentinel website) … Read More

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  • Note: This article, by DataHaven intern Emma Zehner, originally appeared in the New Haven Register. You may view it there at http://www.nhregister.com/technology/20160720/dependence-on-smartphones-....… Read More

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  • Cancer, heart disease top killers in Norwalk

    The Hour    July 14, 2016

    [Excerpt - see full article at http://www.thehour.com/news/article/Cancer-heart-disease-top-killers-in-... By Robert Koch Thursday, July 14, 2016… Read More

  • DataHaven uses science to paint picture of community

    New Haven Register    July 5, 2016

    [Excerpt - Visit New Haven Register for the full article] To Mark Abraham, executive director of DataHaven, data is not simply information. “Each data point is like one person’s story,” said Abraham, who has led the 25-year-old nonprofit organization since 2009. “So data put together is really putting together everyone’s story in a way that’s scientific.”… Read More

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  • [Excerpt]: Despite its sour economy and squabbling legislators, Connecticut has something other states envy: Residents who connect. They eat dinner together, talk politics, trust their local institutions more than the national average and show other strong signs of healthy social behavior. Every state should be so lucky.… Read More

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