03/22/17

Fairfield Chamber of Commerce and Norma Pfriem Breast Center spearhead health expo

TRUMBULL, CT (March 22, 2017) – Over 300 people attended the first major community wellness event at Yale New Haven Health’s Park Avenue Medical Center in Trumbull March 12. Presented by the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce and Norma Pfriem Breast Center, the free daylong health and wellness expo featured nearly a dozen lectures by health professionals, screenings, exhibits and CPR/AED training.
03/13/17

Bridgeport Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine reaccredited

BRIDGEPORT, CT (March 13, 2017) – The Bridgeport Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine has been reaccredited for the maximum term of three years by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Society (UHMS).
03/09/17

Start of Daylight Saving Time good time to assess sleep needs

BRIDGEPORT, CT (March 9, 2017) – The medical director of Bridgeport Hospital’s Center for Sleep Medicine says the start of Daylight Saving Time this month – and the resulting “loss” of sleep from pushing clocks ahead one hour – is a good occasion for people with chronic snoring problems or other sleep-related disorders to seek help from a sleep medicine specialist.

image for video Brain Cancer Trial with Magnetic Fields

Brain Cancer Trial with Magnetic Fields

Michael Blake, Emergency Department RN, discusses the excitement of working in Bridgeport Hospital's Emergency Department.
2014 Rose of Hope Luncheon Patient Speaker Karen O'Neil

2014 Rose of Hope Luncheon Patient Speaker Karen O'Neil

The Rose of Hope Luncheon is an annual benefit for the Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center. Learn more about cancer services at Bridgeport Hospital.
Rose of Hope Luncheon 2013 - Speaker Catherine Simpson

Rose of Hope Luncheon 2013 - Speaker Catherine Simpson

More than 560 people attended the June 13 Rose of Hope Luncheon in Fairfield to support Bridgeport Hospital's Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center.
Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center: Catwalk for a Cure 2013

Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center: Catwalk for a Cure 2013

Coverage of Catwalk for a Cure, to benefit the Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center at Bridgeport Hospital. Learn more about the Breast Cancer Center