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Category Archives: Wellness

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...

Backus Hospital to Host Smoking Cessation Program

Norwich—Backus Hospital will host the American Lung Association Freedom from Smoking® Program beginning on September 9 at the Backus Outpatient...

Fighting the weekend food battles

By Jennifer Fetterley, Registered Dietitian Backus Hospital and Thames Valley Council for Community Action It’s no secret that the people...