Data and Research Hub
The Bridgeport Department of Health conducts research on a variety of topics and surveillance on infectious diseases. We provide this information to the Bridgeport community to aid in the understanding of current health issues and to allow residents to make informed decisions regarding their health.
Data and Reports
Recent Research Chronicles
New research suggests that you can still get health benefits if you do all your weekly exercise on the weekend.
September 13, 2023
Research shows that scents can have many effects, including increasing relaxation and even improving memory.
August 30, 2023
A study found that vegetables grown in lead-contaminated backyard soil can contain lead, and different vegetables accumulate varying levels of it. Using packaged soil for gardening is safer to avoid lead exposure.
August 09, 2023