CHaD Matters

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Staying safe on summer wheels

The Injury Prevention Center shares important tips for staying safe on bicycles, scooters, rollerblades and skateboards.

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How to keep your children safe at playgrounds

The Injury Prevention Center shares tips for safe playground play.

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Bonnie Lau, MD, PhD

Bonnie Lau, MD, PhD, Awarded $200,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Research Grant

Bonnie Lau, MD, PhD, a pediatric hematologist/oncologist at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) has received a 2021 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Young Investigator Award.

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Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

The Injury Prevention Center at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (ChaD), in partnership with Safe Kids New Hampshire, offers these tips to both prevent and identify carbon monoxide in your home.

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Addressing Adolescent Mental Health: How Parents Can Take Action

Child Psychiatrist Steven C. Schlozman, MD, shares ways to combat the mental health struggles of adolescents especially during the ongoing pandemic.

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Return to Exercise after COVID-19

As students return to school, parents of children who had contracted COVID-19 may have concerns about their child participating in physical education, organized sports or moderate/vigorous play.

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Bringing Babies Home Sooner: New Program Transforms ICN Experience

"Hope Grows at Home" reduces time spent in the hospital for preterm babies.

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Navigating the Anxiety of Returning to School

As part of our "Head's Up: Coping through COVID-19" virtual roundtables, a group of panelists discuss the excitement and anxiety shared by students, parents and teachers as children return to the classroom.

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Running for Childhood Health: Finding Our Stride Supports CHaD HERO

This free running program Finding Our Stride works to improve fitness, boost self-esteem and encourage teamwork among its participants.

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Social Work Team Joins CHaD

Dedicated social workers in the pediatric inpatient units and outpatient clinics support CHaD patients and families as they navigate the psychosocial parts of their often complex medical care.

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