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Fired up for hope

Survivors in Fashion show provides unique experience More than just a fashion show, Survivors in Fashion is a statement of...

Backus to offer free prostate cancer screenings

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a free prostate cancer screening clinic on Saturday, Nov. 9,...

The genetics of cancer

Oncology group brings latest in hereditary testing to Eastern Connecticut Generation after generation, hereditary information has been passed from parent...

Backus Cancer Center celebrates 15th anniversary

The Backus Cancer Center recently celebrated its 15th anniversary with an event that highlighted the history of the program. There...

Backus to host Cancer Survivorship Dinner

NORWICH – The Backus Center for Cancer Survivorship will host an educational dinner meeting on Wednesday, July 17, from 5:30-7:30...

Backus Cancer Center featured in new TV Commercial

In this television commercial, the Backus Cancer celebrates 15 years of providing excellence in cancer care to the communities of...

Memorial event supports Backus Cancer Fund

Last July, our community lost a beloved friend and business owner — John Bellavance of Moosup. For the last year...

Backus Boutique brings smile to cancer patients

Last year, cancer survivor Barbara Chiangi spoke to Backus officials about having a boutique for cancer patients at Backus. On...

Backus, ECHO Cancer Foundation bring award-winning artwork to community

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital, in partnership with Eastern Connecticut Hematology Oncology (ECHO) and the ECHO Cancer Foundation...

Backus Pink Fair to focus on women’s health and wellness

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host the fifth annual Pink Fair on Wednesday, May 1, from 4-6...