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Cancer patients find peace with yoga

Yoga helps people attain inner peace by allowing participants to gain control of their mind, body and soul. For cancer...

Backus welcomes the first baby of the year.

Autumn and Samuel Ford welcomed their new son Shepherd Ford into the world at 12:59 a.m. New Year’s Day, the...

Backus Names New Oncology Nurse Navigator

Jessica Vanase, RN, has been caring for cancer patients for more than eight years. For her, it’s more than a...

Thanks to our staff

We have much to be thankful for this time of year. Especially our staff and all of the hard work...

Backus Hospital to Offer Free Yoga Classes For Cancer Patients

Norwich—The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Backus Hospital will begin offering yoga for cancer patients in two, six-week sessions starting...

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 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...

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...

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