Parents & Caregivers

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Three-Year-Old Elliot Perry Represents CHaD in Nation's Capital
July 13th, 2015

Elliot Perry, 3, and his parents BJ and Carrie, recently traveled to Washington, DC to represent the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD).

Helping Moms and Babies in the Heroin Crisis
July 13th, 2015

NBC Nightly News featured Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program in helping women and their babies overcome heroin addiction.

Making Healthier Kid's Meals Choices
July 13th, 2015

Salt hill Pub adopts D-H's Easy Choices program to offer a children's menu that features options such as baked fish, pita and hummus, carrot sticks and juice spritzers, and kids are eating it up.

Child Life Specialists: Going Above and Beyond to Give Care
July 13th, 2015

As a Child Life Specialist at Dartmouth-Hitchcock-Manchester (D-H), Sonya Charles gives her pediatric patients and their families the tools they need to be successful in their own health care.

New Hampshire's Hands-free Law Takes Effect July 1, 2015
July 13th, 2015

Beginning July 1, a hands-free law will take effect in the state of New Hampshire for all drivers.

The Many Faces of Emma: Patient, Cover Girl, RN
July 13th, 2015

Cared for at CHaD as a little girl, Emma Furlone is now a registered nurse taking care of patients at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.

Mixing Energy Drinks, Alcohol Tied to Abusive Drinking in Teens
July 13th, 2015

Norris Cotton Cancer Center investigators found teens aged 15-17 years old who had ever mixed alcohol with energy drinks were four times more likely to meet the criteria for alcohol use disorder.

Training Rural Emergency Medical Services Providers in Pediatric Emergencies
July 13th, 2015

A new mobile simulation unit offers life-like training for rural EMS providers in the field.

OB/GYN and CHaD Departments in Bedford and Manchester Relocating in June
July 13th, 2015

In order to provide our patients with the best care, in the right place, at the right time, every time, D-H Manchester and Bedford will be consolidating locations for our OB/GYN and CHaD specialties.

Hiking 2,185 Miles for the Hospital that Saved his Life
July 13th, 2015

Nineteen-year-old Jesse Ross, born with persistent pulmonary hypertension, is hiking the 2,185 miles of the Appalachian Trail for CHaD.