Department of Health News & Announcements

Mosquitoes in Stamford Test Positive for West Nile

The State Mosquito Management Program announced mosquitoes trapped in Stamford on July 16, 2020 have tested positive for West Nile virus (... more ››

Stamford Opens Westhill Testing Site & COVID-19 Testing Hotline

Mayor David Martin today announced an additional drive-through testing site at Westhill High School and a dedicated COVID-19 Testing... more ››

Community Meeting for Perimeter Air Monitoring Plan in Harbor Point

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Connecticut DPH Alerts Residents of FDA Recall Issued for Frozen Wild-Caught Yellowfin Tuna Medallions Imported from Vietnam, Distributed By Rhode Island Supplier

HARTFORD – The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) is informing consumers in Connecticut (CT) of a recent recall notice received... more ››

Lung Injuries Associated with Vaping

As Connecticut’s Department of Public Health continues to investigate 31 cases of lung injuries related to vaping — including four which... more ››

Stamford Mosquitos Test Positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

The State of Connecticut’s Mosquito Management Program announced today mosquitos trapped in Stamford on September 23, 2019 tested positive... more ››

Find the UV (Ultraviolet) Index

The UV Index provides a forecast of the expected risk of overexposure to UV radiation from the sun. The National Weather Service calculates... more ››