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Calm Your Mind With Walking Meditation

By Alice Facente, RN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse We all know there are many physical health benefits of...

Backus Hospital to Hold Blood Drive

NORWICH—The William W. Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, October 24, from 7:30 a.m.-5:15...

Backus Hosts Free Community Talk on Alzheimer’s disease

NORWICH – Backus Hospital continues its free community education series—“Let’s Talk about Your Health”—with a forum on the signs, symptoms,...

Today’s to-do list: Do nothing

By Alice Facente, RN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse Every day I receive an email from DailyGood.org that starts...

Windham, Backus, and Hartford Hospitals Team-Up For Free Breast Health Event

WILLIMANTIC—To help kick off of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Windham and Backus hospitals, with the help of the Hartford Hospital...

Backus Hospital to Host Program on Pregnancy and Infant Loss

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host Remembrance Day, a day to recognize pregnancy and infant loss, on Sunday, Oct. 12, at 3...

Former Major Leaguer John Ellis to Speak At Backus Cancer Survivor’s Day Celebration

NORWICH—Former major league catcher, founder of the Connecticut Sports Foundation and cancer survivor John Ellis will be one of the...

Backus Auxiliary to Host Mini Golf Tournament

BOZRAH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary will host its 11th Annual Mini Golf Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the...

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