Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Asthma is topic of Backus education series

Published March 26. 2013 11:00PM   Updated March 26. 2013 11:28PM

Norwich - The William W. Backus Hospital will host “Breathe Well, Live Well,” an asthma education series from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. beginning Monday and continuing on April 8 and 15, at the Backus Outpatient Care Center, 111 Salem Turnpike.

The classes will be taught by Ray Tarvin, certified respiratory therapist and certified asthma educator.

There is a $25 fee for the program, which will be fully refunded if all sessions are attended. To register, call (860) 823-6390 or send an email to: asthma@wwbh.org.

A curriculum by the American Lung Association, “Breathe Well, Live Well” teaches participants self-management skills to keep their asthma under control, have fewer symptoms and gain a better quality of life.

News by Town

Most Recent Poll
For years, our region has been expecting big economic developments. Which of the projects below do you think will be developed first?
Fort Trumbull will be home to taxable businesses.
12%
A completed Route 11 will bring travelers straight to the heart of our region.
9%
The Coast Guard Museum will transform New London into a thriving tourist destination.
18%
The Norwich Hospital property will be an economic utopia for Preston and Norwich.
10%
Get back to me after they build Oceanquest.
52%
Number of votes: 759

No current items found