Health and Wellness

Nashua's Weight and Wellness team

New Weight and Wellness Center accepting patients

Dartmouth Hitchcock Clinics Nashua now has its own Weight and Wellness Center to provide patients with personal care plans to lose weight.

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What our patients tell us about survivorship

Survivorship means something different for each patient: a meaningful support system, a way to connect and heal, a place to try new activities or an educational resource.

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Person experiencing Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

Is it just a leg cramp or something else?

When people experience leg pain or cramping while walking that improves with rest, it’s often overlooked as a side effect of aging, but it could be Peripheral Arterial Disease.

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Lynn Butterly, MD

A colorectal cancer screening could prove life-saving

Colorectal cancer is a preventable disease, but is still the second most common cause of cancer deaths in the United States.

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Celebrate with fireworks safely - be prepared, be safe, be responsible

Here are tips for keeping you—and your family—safe around fireworks.

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Hot cars and heatstroke: look before you lock

Heatstroke is the number one killer of children, outside of car crashes. Safe Kids New Hampshire offers these tips for keeping your child safe in cars during hot weather.

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Could it be testicular cancer?

Early detection leads to better outcomes, so it’s critical for men to know the symptoms.

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Protecting yourself from mosquito-borne illnesses

Learn what you need to know about mosquito-borne illnesses and how to protect yourself and your family.

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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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The pandemic's impact on children and development

More children need help building skills impacted by several years of pandemic-fueled stress and anxiety, but resources provided by families, teachers and healthcare providers can boost their success.

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