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How Executives and High-Status Professionals Recover From Addiction, Mental Illness: June 12 Talk

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What works in treating high-achieving executives and high-status professionals for addiction or mental illness? And what doesn’t work? That’s the subject of a talk Wednesday, June 12 by Samuel Ball, Ph.D., the director of executive programs at Silver Hill Hospital. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Most Recent Health Inspection Reports for Darien Food-Serving Establishments

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These inspection reports for Darien food-serving establishments were just released by Darien Health Department. Health inspectors are busy with some other, nonfood-related inspections, so fewer food inspections were done this week. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspections of Darien Restaurants, Schools, Food-Serving Establishments

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Nine Darien schools, restaurants and other food-serving establishments each received A ratings in the latest reports of health inspections released by Darien Health Department. One received a “B” rating. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Walk to End Epilepsy on Saturday, May 19 in Stamford

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Fairfield County residents will be out in force on Sunday, May 19, 2019, as they show their support for epilepsy awareness and the Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut (EFCT) by participating in the Walk to End Epilepsy, which will be held at the Cove Island Park in Stamford. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Rating — ‘C’ — for One Darien Food-Serving Establishment in Latest Health Inspections

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One Darien food-serving establishment received a “C” — the worst rating in the town’s A-B-C health ratings system, another received a “B” and a third an “A” in the most recent inspection reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspections for Darien Restaurants, Other Food-Serving Establishments

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Six Darien food-serving establishments each received an “A” — the best rating in the town’s A-B-C health inspection ratings system, and two others got a “B” in the nine most recent reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Experts to Discuss Mental Health Problems Among College Students, Thursday, May 16

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Mental health problems among college students are on the rise. NAMI Southwest CT has assembled a panel of professionals in the fields of mental health and social work to talk at a pubic meeting Thursday, May 16 about ways to support students’ mental health before, during and after the transition to college. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Chris Crowley, Co-Author of the ‘Younger Next Year’ Series of Health Books, Talks Tuesday at Library

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Chris Crowley, author of the Younger Next Year series, will Darien Library’s featured speaker on Tuesday, May 7 at 7 p.m.

Over one million people have changed their lives with Chris Crowley’s New York Times best-selling Younger Next Year books (written with Internist and Columbia Medical School Professor, Henry S. Lodge, M.D.) (more…) Continue Reading →

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Free, Monthly Family Support Groups for Families With Addicted Members Now at Mountainside Wilton

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Mountainside Wilton now offers Family Support Groups to those who have been impacted by a loved one’s addiction. These free monthly sessions are designed to provide family members with the recovery and support services they need to heal in tandem with their addicted loved ones. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Chelsea Piers Announces New ‘Ninja + Parkour Training Center’ for Kids and Adults

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Chelsea Piers Connecticut announces the transformation of the 3,000-square-foot infield turf into a high-level adult and youth Ninja + Parkour Training Center. The Center will house popular obstacles such as two warped walls (12-foot and 14-foot), a salmon ladder, flying bars, sky hooks, spider climb, cliffhangers and flywheels. The facility is designed for youth, aged 9 and older, and adults. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Various New Offerings at Holistic and Integrative Wellness Center in Darien

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Allison Milano-Stolar, CEO of Inspire Train Fit, is pleased to announce the spring offerings of her health and wellness business and the Holistic & Integrative Wellness Center in Darien. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspections for Nine Food Serving Establishments in Darien

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Three Darien restaurants each received an “A” — the best rating in the town’s A-B-C health inspection ratings system, and six others received a “B” in the nine most recent reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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REMINDER: Medical Expert to Speak on Marijuana Legalization Wednesday Night, April 24 at Town Hall

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While the bill approving the sale of recreational marijuana still has a way to go before being adopted, we should realize that, at some point in the not-too-distant future, recreational marijuana could very likely be available in Connecticut. (more…) Continue Reading →

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