News & Events

July 2013

Backus offers smoking cessation program

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will offer the American Lung Association’s “Freedom From Smoking” program focusing on group...

Ultrasound

The use of ultrasonic sound waves to produce images of structures deep within the human body is very common.  Applying...

Cut the calories by drinking less soda

In the latest Backus HealthBeat video, Backus nurse Heidi Morse has an easy way to curb the nation’s obesity epidemic...

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Vol. 42, No. 30

Backus to host Weight Loss Program

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host its next Weight Loss and Wellness Program on Thursday evenings starting...

Most Wired 2013

For the third straight year, The William W. Backus Hospital has been recognized with a Most Wired award by Hospitals &...

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Vol. 42, No. 29

Eye in the Sky

The same night vision goggles that are used by the U.S. military and law enforcement agencies are now being used...

Backus to host concussion talk

NORWICH –The William W. Backus Hospital will host a talk on “Concussion Discussion” for coaches and parents on Thursday, Aug....

Sunny skies, safe swimming

Swimming is a great way to beat the heat, but as we have already seen this summer you need to...