CHaD Matters

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COVID-19 Vaccine and Children: An Online Community Conversation

Pediatric experts from the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nashua, Lebanon, Manchester and Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center join an online community panel discussion related to children and the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Navigating Learning Environments

Navigating learning environments during the pandemic was the focus of this installment of the Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19 webinar series.

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How to Keep Your Children Safe at Playgrounds

Dartmouth-Hitchcock's The Injury Prevention Center shares tips for safe playground play.

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Safe and Active Life Jacket Program

Life jackets are available for free for a limited time, to give to organizations who are able to support drowning prevention in their communities.

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100 Deadliest Days on the Road

Based on studies by AAA, fatal crashes by teen drivers increase between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

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Reopening Schools Possible with Planning, Kindness and Community

A Physician Advisory Group led by Steven H. Chapman, MD, provides guidance to get students back to school.

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Planning the Ultimate Staycation

With a little planning and creativity, time away from work and school can be both restful and fun!

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CHaD Ambassador Craft Party

The CHaD Community Relations team hosted a virtual craft party for a group of CHaD Ambassadors on February 11.

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Severe Cases of Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes on the Rise

Once fairly uncommon, Type 1 diabetes in children is becoming more frequent during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Supporting IEPs and 504 Plans at Home

Here’s some guidance on how IEPs and 504 plans are helping parents and teachers support students at home.

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