CT Pulse: Jordan Porco Foundation’s mission, upcoming gala

CT Pulse welcomes two guests aiming to raise awareness on mental health in young adults and prevent suicide. Foundation Development Director Gillian Anderson and Student Ambassador Nicole Thompson discuss their work with the Jordan Porco Foundation and the organization’s upcoming gala. Gillian, who lost her daughter suicide, shares more on Jordan Porco’s programs.  Nicole, a Trumbull native and freshmen at … read more

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: Busting common myths

As part of National Eating Disorders Week, watch Straight Talk with Tracey’s episode on debunking common eating disorder myths, with Sara Niego, MD. National Eating Disorders Week — Monday, Feb. 26-Sunday, March 4 — aims to raise awareness, bust myths, get people screened and start journeys to healing. This episode of Straight Talk with Tracey, a Silver Hill Hospital production, … read more

CT Pulse: Ridgefield student starts national movement in wake of Florida shooting

On Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 12:30 p.m., CT Pulse talks with a 15 year-old Ridgefield student who has helped launch a national movement. Following the school shooting in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14, Lane Murdock started a petition to the U.S. Senate and has launched a nationwide school walkout, protesting what she calls an inaction of lawmakers to prevent gun violence. … read more