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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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Planning the Ultimate Staycation

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

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Josie's Blood Drive

During the month of March, you can help support Josie, recently diagnosed with leukemia, and others like her by donating blood, platelets, or plasma.

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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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The Ellen Show Welcomes Special Guests and CHaD Ambassadors, the Perry Family

CHaD Ambassador Elliot Perry shares on the Ellen DeGeneres Show his effort to raise funds for two new playgrounds in Lebanon and Manchester, NH.

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Should My Child Have a Cholesterol Test?

A genetic disorder called “familial hypercholesterolemia,” if left untreated, can lead to early heart disease.

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Launches New Postpartum Screening Program Amid COVID-19 to Combat Depression and Anxiety

D-H locations in Manchester and Bedford have successfully launched a new postpartum depression screening program for mothers of newborns at two-week, two-month, four-month and six-month newborn visits.

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Discussing Difficult Events with Your Child

Here are a few practical steps to conversations with school-age children (7-13 years old) about events that are alarming, unsettling and often painful.

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Parental Self-Care: Finding Balance in the Pandemic

On top of the usual amount of child care, household chores and work demands, parents have taken on full or part-time homeschooling and the responsibility of managing abundant family time.

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