Arielle McKenzie's Story

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“Sometimes when me and my friends are playing tag I need to kind of stop and catch my breath,which sometimes means I get caught.” 

–Arielle McKenzie. 

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New Haven has the highest rate of asthma hospitalization in Connecticut. As part of the #HealthiestCitiesChallenge, @NewHavenHealthDepartment is working to serve local children like Arielle who suffer from asthma.

Learn more about the work the New Haven Health Department is doing in their community.