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Backus to host community talk on thyroid disorders

March 10, 2014

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus will host a community talk on thyroid disease on Wednesday, March 26, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Backus Outpatient Care Center at 111 Salem Turnpike in Norwich.

Endocrinologist J. Enrique Silva, MD, Medical Director of the Backus Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, will present this forum.  He will discuss how the disease impacts peoples’ lives and common symptoms including fatigue, lack of energy and changes in weight.

This program is free, but registration is required by calling (860) 889-8331, ext. 4092.