News & Events

August 2013

Uncategorized

Vol 42, No. 33

Ulnar Neuritis

Numbness is among the most difficult problems for a physician to evaluate.  It is an equally daunting task in sports...

Backus to host discussion on muscle pain

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host “Understanding PMR” (polymyalgia rheumatica) on Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 5-6...

Backus to host blood drive

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, Aug. 30,...

Uncategorized

Vol. 42, No. 32

From the garden to the table

We are always told to eat our vegetables. In this video, Registered Dietitian Jennifer Fetterley takes a tour of Voluntown...

Backus hosts home safety program in Baltic

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus Hospital will host a “Safety in the Home” program on Thursday, Aug. 29, at 12:30 p.m....

Uncategorized

Vol. 42, No. 31

Backus to host forum on gastrointestinal disorders

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host “Calm Your Colon: Crohn’s, Colitis and Irritable Bowel Syndrome” on Thursday,...