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Backus Opens New Family Health Center in Ledyard

LEDYARD—In its continued effort to provide more health care access for patients close to home, Backus Hospital has opened its...

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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