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A year in review – the top 10 highlights for 2013

Delivering on a promise, it’s what we have done, and what we continue to do.  Planning a health care system...

Avoid the dangers of frostbite

With temperatures dropping well below zero for the first time in recent memory, and more cold weather on the way, the dangers of frostbite hypothermia are real.

Backus welcomes first baby of 2014!

Congratulations to Kayla Smith and Brendan Gervais of Moosup who welcomed their first baby and the first baby born at...

A look back at 2013

It was a busy year at Backus and the Hartford HealthCare East Region. There were many significant moments such as...

Welcome to Backus

Welcome to Backus is the theme of this video which was presented at the Hartford HealthCare State of the System...

How to Avoid Holiday Stress

The holidays are happy and festive times. But for some they can be stressful. Learn how to avoid the holiday...

Nuts: A Nutritional Powerhouse

Sometimes you feel like a nut…and that’s a good thing. Health experts, including dietitian Jennifer Fetterley in the latest Backus...

Sandy Hook One Year Later

On the one-year anniversary of Sandy Hook, the horrific event remains in the news and the psyche of Connecticut and...

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