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Fighting the weekend food battles

By Jennifer Fetterley, Registered Dietitian Backus Hospital and Thames Valley Council for Community Action It’s no secret that the people...

Backus Earns National Technology Award For Fourth Straight Year

NORWICH—For the fourth straight year Backus has been recognized as one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the nation...

Backus patient portal engages patients, involves providers

With Backus Hospital’s new patient portal, patients now have instant access to their health information 24 hours a day. (Visit...

The William W. Backus Hospital to Receive the 2014 John D. Thompson Award for Excellence in the Delivery of Healthcare Through the Use of Data

WALLINGFORD – At its 96th Annual Meeting on June 18, the Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) will present The William W....

Backus featured in Connecticut Hospital Association video

Recently Backus was featured in a Connecticut Hospital Association video that was shown at the organization’s annual meeting. Backus received...

Backus Hospital to Hold Blood Drive

NORWICH—The William W. Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, July 2, from 7:00 a.m.-5:15...

Backus Oncology Radiation Services Transitions to HHC Cancer Institute

Backus Hospital’s Cancer Program took another big step in the creation of a comprehensive, coordinated system of care for cancer...

Stress is unavoidable, but you can manage it.

Let’s face it: stress is a constant in our lives and cannot be avoided. So, stress management is the key, not stress elimination. Here are several ways to help us manage stress in our daily life.
- by Alice Facente

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