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Strive to eat healthier at those summer barbecues

Warmer temperatures invite us to spend more time outdoors and take in the fresh air and sunshine. The alluring aromas...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Improving Sleep

Norwich—Pulmonologists Dr. Setu Vora, MD and Olimpia Radu, MD will host a free community education event “Better Sleep for Better...

Backus and Windham Communication Teams Earn Regional Awards

Norwich—Backus and Windham hospitals’ Communications Department took home six Lamplighter Awards at the New England Society for Healthcare Communications’ (NESHCo)...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH—Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Norwich Orthopedic Group will...

Backus to Host Free Talk on Lupus

Norwich— The Backus Arthritis Center and Rheumatology Department will host “Understanding Lupus,” an educational seminar, on Tuesday, May 17, from...

Backus to Host Safety Camp for Children and Families

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host the 12th annual Safety Camp on Saturday May 14 from 10am-1pm in the Backus Hospital parking...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Alzheimer’s Disease

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education event on Alzheimer’s disease on Monday, April 11 from 6:30–8 p.m. in...

New London Cardiologist Mark Fiengo, DO to Join Backus, HHCMG medical staff

NORWICH—Cardiologist Mark Fiengo, DO, has joined Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Cardiology in Norwich and Willimantic and is currently accepting new...

Hartford HealthCare announces two leadership changes

HARTFORD (Dec. 17, 2015) — Hartford HealthCare (HHC) Thursday announced two leadership changes: David Whitehead, president of the HHC East...

Backus Hospital to Host Smoking Cessation Program

Norwich—Backus Hospital’s next session of the American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking® Program begins on Jan 5, 2016 at the...