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Category Archives: Wellness

HHC Heart and Vascular Institute and American Heart Association Team-Up for Employee Wellness Symposium

Prevention and accountability are the keys to any successful employee wellness program.  That was the theme of the inaugural Workplace...

Old Lyme Primary Care Practice empowers women to take control of their health

By Dr. Mary Satti It’s no secret that when it comes to healthcare decisions, it’s usually mom who speaks for...

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...

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...

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 Sept. 15, 2015 at the...

Backus Joins Community Partners For Healthy Living Festival on Sept. 12

NORWICH—Backus Hospital is teaming up with the Greater Norwich Area Chamber of Commerce, United Community and Family Services and Health...

Backus Hospital to Host Weight Loss and Wellness Program

NORWICH--The Backus Hospital Weight Loss Center will host a 13-week weight loss and wellness program on Thursday evenings beginning on...

Backus Community Series Kicks-Off With Free Talk on Hurricane Preparedness

Backus Hospital will kick-off a free community education series—“Let’s Talk about Your Health”

Backus and Windham Hospitals to Host Healthy Living Fest September 13

NORWICH—Hartford HealthCare’s East Region, which includes Backus and Windham hospitals, will host a Healthy Living Festival on Saturday, September 13,...

Backus Hospital to Host Weight Loss and Wellness Program

NORWICH--The Backus Hospital Weight Loss Center will host a 13-week weight loss and wellness program on Thursday evenings beginning on...