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NORWICH – United Community and Family Services (UCFS) and The William W. Backus Hospital will present a free health program on family planning on May 15 at 6 p.m. at the Community Room at the Edward and Mary Lord Family Health Center at UCFS, 47 Town Street in Norwich.
NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a free Community Baby Shower on Tuesday, April 24 from 6-8 p.m. at the hospital’s main lobby conference rooms.
"More than 100 parents-to-be took part in an open house January 23 at Backus. The event included tours of the Backus Birthing Center and presentations by an obstetrician, pediatrician, anesthesiologist, social workers and other professionals. "
Brandon Jin Tan came into the world on Monday, Jan. 2 at 7:05 p.m. Born to parents Karen Lam and Zhen Tan of Norwich, the baby boy was Backus’ first baby of 2012. Delivered by David Kalla, MD, the bundle of joy weighed in at 6 lbs., 15 oz.
In spirit of the Monday birth of the world’s seven billionth baby, Backus is bringing the celebration home! Honoring this milestone in the world’s population, the staff in the Birthing Center would like to introduce Norwich’s very own “seven billion” darlings.