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Backus to Host Safety Camp for Kids on May 16

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host the 11th annual Safety Camp on Saturday May 16 from 10am-1pm in the Backus Hospital parking...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk on Gout

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a community education event about gout on Thursday, April 16, from 5-6 p.m. at the Backus...

Understanding the Preventive Medicine Initiative

Due to the generosity of local donors, Backus has launched a first-of-its-kind Preventive Medicine Initiative to help manage the health...

Backus Hospital to Host Free Community Education Program on Alzheimer’s Disease

NORWICH-- Backus Hospital will host a two-part community education program on Alzheimer’s disease presented by Kristine Johnson of the Alzheimer’s...

The dangers of Molly

Eleven college students recently overdosed on the party drug Molly. In this video, learn more about the dangers of Molly,...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program called “Understanding Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis, on Monday, March 16 from...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Treatment of Neck and Back Pain

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program on chronic neck and back pain on Wednesday, March 25 from 6:30...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Advance Directives and Palliative Care

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program called “Make Your Wishes Known: All about Advance Directives and Palliative...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Treatment of Neck and Back Pain

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program on chronic neck and back pain on Tuesday, February 10 from...

Staying healthy when it’s cold outside

The cold temperatures we are experiencing can be dangerous unless proper precautions are taken. Nader Bahadory, DO, Chief of Emergency...