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Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program called “Understanding Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis, on Monday, March 16 from...

Dr. Allen speaks on WTIC AM about a party drug known as “Molly”

After 12 Wesleyan students overdosed from taking MDMA, Dr. J. Craig Allen medical director of Hartford HealthCare partner Rushford Center, was a guest on WTIC-AM 1080 to talk about the dangers of the party drug also known as “Molly.”

Want to better understand healthcare? Ask Me 3

By Alice Facente, RN, MSN Backus Community Health Education Nurse It can be a daunting experience to navigate the health...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Treatment of Neck and Back Pain

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program on chronic neck and back pain on Wednesday, March 25 from 6:30...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Advance Directives and Palliative Care

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program called “Make Your Wishes Known: All about Advance Directives and Palliative...

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...

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Throughout snowstorms and blizzards, Backus takes care of its patients, 24/7.

Safe Snow Shoveling

There will be plenty of snow to shovel this winter. In this Backus HealthBeat video, Backus Community Education Nurse Alice...

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