Stories: EducationIn This Section
- Preventing Tick-borne IllnessesBy Dr. Antonia Altomare | May 21
Deer ticks (also known as Ixodes scapularis) carry more than Lyme disease. There are at least five infections one could get if bitten by a deer tick: Lyme disease, Anaplasmosis, Babesiosis, Borrelia miyamotoi and Powassan disease.
- Putting a Lock on Children's Gun AccidentsDecember 17
The Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) is piloting a program to provide gun-safety assistance to anyone who keeps a firearm in their home.
- What to Expect When Your Child Needs AnesthesiaBy Dr. Hedwig Schroeck | February 5
Dr. Hedwig Schroeck offers information on what to expect if your child needs anesthesia.