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Survivors In Fashion fire up crowd

It’s safe to say that the breast cancer survivor models once again wowed the crowd as they took stage at...

Flu

Fight the flu in three easy steps

If you’ve ever had the flu, the flashbacks of fever, headache and body aches are probably enough to make you...

Dr. King’s vision lives on at annual scholarship dinner

“Without Backus, I would not be able to pursue Dr. King’s dreams in my life.” This is the powerful message...

Compartment

The intense feeling of aching pain in a limb during exertion is a common complaint.  When the pain is easily...

Appreciation for diversity promoted at multicultural fair

“Our children, our future” was the impetus behind this year’s Multicultural Health Fair, held on Thursday, Oct. 10 in the...

Backus nursing school’s oldest living grad turns 100

Picture it: Backus Hospital, 1934. Our country is finally taking baby steps toward recovering from the Great Depression. That year,...

Birthing Center busy with baby boom

The Backus Birthing Center had perhaps its busiest stretch in its long history, with 17 babies filling the unit by...

Cancer Survivors Day brings out the best in all

Messages of overcoming prostate, skin and lung cancer is not unusual at Backus Cancer Survivors Day. But that message coming...

Pilot program offers (healthy) food for thought

Americans are busier than ever. With demands of work, family, jam-packed schedules and rising food costs, families are also eating...

Fired up for hope

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