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What Heroes Are Saying About CHaD HERO
October 21, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Why be a CHaD HERO? Heroes unmasked!..Read more.

Halloween Should Only Be a Little Scary!
October 20, 2014

Lebanon, NH
A Bag of Tips not Tricks for Parents and Guardians, Children and Teens, Homeowners and Residents, Motorists, Parties and Pumpkin-carving!..Read more.

Best Practices in Pediatric Care at CHaD
September 25, 2014

Lebanon, NH
CHaD continues its work as part of The National Children's Network, and has been recognized as a top-performing hospital in keeping kids safe...Read more.

Choosing to Fly: Matt Fogarty
September 08, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Matt was born with heart condition. At fourteen he made a decision about his health, and his life. His courage may make your heart soar...Read more.

Back to School Means Time for a Backpack
August 27, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Approximately 55 percent of students carry a backpack that is heavier than the recommended guideline. What you should know about backpacks!..Read more.

Tee Up for Kids & CHaD Families!
August 18, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Across three states golfers teed up in support of childhood cancer research, and to fight hunger. One of the big winners was CHaD, thanks to C&S!..Read more.

Play Ball! Not Too Hard & Not Too Often
August 13, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Because of an unbridled emphasis on sports participation, children are increasingly sustaining overuse injuries previously only seen in adults...Read more.

Landing on His Feet: Helping Cooper Walk
August 11, 2014

Lebanon, NH
It was a beautiful August day ... until the three-point hitch Cooper was standing on folded into the tractor, pinning his feet inside...Read more.

Becoming Bad Through Video Games
August 07, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Dartmouth study links risk-glorying video games to teens high-risk behavior - and the effects of these games go well beyond violence...Read more.

Heatstroke Can Be Prevented
July 30, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Every 10 days a child dies from heatstroke in a car - but it never has to happen again...Read more.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center Recognized for Excellence
July 29, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Becker's Hospital Review included Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in its 2014 list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs."..Read more.

A Book of Their Own
July 16, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Due to the Reach Out and Read program children are no longer focused on 'am I getting a shot today?' but 'am I getting a book today?'..Read more.

33rd Annual Prouty Raises More Than $2.6 Million to Fight Cancer
July 12, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Nearly 6,000 registered cyclists, walkers, rowers, and golfers (and 1,300 volunteers) gathered in Hanover today for The 33rd Annual Prouty, northern New England's largest charity fundraiser...Read more.

Julie Kim, MD, PHd: Teaching Excellence
July 03, 2014

Lebanon, NH
The votes have been counted and CHaD's Dr. Kim is an excellent teacher, so say we all! ..Read more.

Flick, Flip, Flash. Fire!
July 02, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Ahhh, the enjoyment of grilling and the excitement of fireworks. Here are some tips on keeping summer fun, not flammable! ..Read more.

Sink, Swim, or Save: Water Safety Tips
July 01, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Every day about ten people die from drowning. We've put together some of the best tips to keep your family safe - and your summer splashing! ..Read more.

Young Indoor Tanning Increases Early Risk of Skin Cancer
June 23, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Dartmouth researchers have found that early exposure to the ultraviolet radiation lamps used for indoor tanning is related to an increased risk of developing basal cell carcinomas (BCC) at a young age...Read more.

A Stress-less Visit for Your Child
June 20, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Child Life Specialists can help your next visit to the doctor be less frightening for your child, and less stressful for you. It may even be fun!..Read more.

Understanding Your Child's Allergies
May 20, 2014

Lebanon, NH
Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) is the most common of all childhood allergies. Help your child breathe with ease, treatment can make a difference...Read more.

IVF for Women over 38 Increases Chances
May 08, 2014

Lebanon, NH
FORT-T, a new study on women 38 and over, shows they are twice as likely to become pregnant through in vitro fertilization versus other methods...Read more.

NASCAR Champions to Speak at Event
May 06, 2014

Lebanon, NH
NASCAR champions Jimmie Johnson and Austin Dillon will speak at the "Champions Breakfast" on Friday, July 11 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway...Read more.

Teens, Drinking and Pop Music
May 01, 2014

Lebanon, NH
A recent study by University of Pittsburgh and Norris Cotton Cancer Center finds strong association between binge drinking and popular music...Read more.

E-cigarettes: Are They Safe?
May 01, 2014

Lebanon, NH
In a recently issued Emerging Issues Brief researchers at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) looked at what is currently known about e-cigarettes and health...Read more.

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