Health and Wellness

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Supporting New Mothers: Postpartum Risk Intervention

Integrating routine postpartum screenings during newborn checkups helps to identify mom's who are struggling.

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C&S Charities Supporting Children with Cancer

C&S Charities, Inc. will make a $500,000 gift to the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) for the treatment and care of children with cancer.

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Finding New Ways to Celebrate the Holidays

With many of us being familiar with chatting by video, the time is right for some new holiday traditions.

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Pediatric Lipid and Weight Management Center: Lifestyle Approach to Good Health

CHaD’s Pediatric Lipid and Weight Management Center takes a family approach to tailor care to each patient and family and their specific conditions and risks.

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Helpful Tips for New Parents

CHaD Pediatricians Rebecca H. Murphy, MD, D-H Manchester, and Heather Wright Williams, MD, D-H Bedford, offer these tips for new parents.

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Nourishing Life through the Milk Bank/Depot at Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Women's Health Resource Center

The newly opened Milk Bank/Depot provides pasteurized donor human milk to benefit babies in the Intensive Care Nursery and Birthing Pavilion at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.

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Teaching Children Diversity and Inclusion

It’s essential to address children’s natural curiosity and questions to help them learn, and to engage in regular conversations about diversity and practice inclusivity at home.

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Wildfulness: Nature’s Cure for Stressed Families

With hiking trails in abundance in northern New England, families can get an early start on building nature habits.

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Supporting Older Children during COVID-19 Restrictions

Pediatrician Kimberly Gifford, MD, and Susan Pullen, LSCW, D-H, discussed best practices for guiding older children through physical distancing, remote learning and maintaining healthy habits.

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Steve Chapman

Addressing Back-to-School COVID-19 Concerns

CHaD Pediatrician Steven Chapman, MD, addresses the anxiety many are feeling about children returning to school this fall.

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