CHaD Matters

Asian family camping inside

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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Diabetes written on a chaulkboard

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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Ellen DeGeneres with Bj, Elliot and Carrie Perry

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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Elliot Perry playing on a swingset

CHaD Ambassador Elliot Aims to Raise $121,000 to Build Two CHaD Playgrounds

Elliot Perry is on a mission to raise $121,000 to get playgrounds built at CHaD in Lebanon and Manchester with his “121 Club” campaign.

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mother and daughter talking

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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Seth Corbeil

Our Patients. Their Stories. Seth Corbeil

After a serious fall off his bike, 12-year-old Seth Corbeil spent a few weeks in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at CHaD, right in the midst of COVID-19.

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Allyah St. Jule track practice

Our Patients. Their Stories. Alliyah St. Julus

Twelve-year-old Alliyah St. Julus, of Manchester, NH, waited most of her sixth-grade year for the chance to try out for the track team—despite living with sickle cell anemia.

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Tommy Cox with Dr. John Nigriny

Our Patients. Their Stories. Tommy Cox

After suffering a traumatic leg injury from a boating accident, 16-year-old Tommy Cox comes often to say thanks to the DHMC providers, nurses and staff who took care of him.

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