Safety and Prevention

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Getting the Most Out of Your Next Virtual Visit: Five Tips

A few preparations ahead of your appointment can set you up to have a successful telehealth Virtual Visit.

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Colorectal Cancer: Why You Should Get Screened Sooner and How To Reduce Your Risk

Although colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of death from cancer in the United States, it is one of the few cancers that can be prevented.

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Michael Calderwood, MD, MPH, Chief Quality Officer of DHMC

New CDC Recommendations, Vaccines and Variants With Michael Calderwood, MD, MPH

The Chief Quality Officer of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center discusses implications of the new March 8th CDC guidelines.

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Preventing diabetes, one man’s story

Olivia Stack, Community Health Education Coordinator and a recent participant share their experiences with Cheshire’s Diabetes Prevention Program.

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Urgent Visit or Emergency Department?

Life can throw us some painful curveballs. Make sure you know who to call before you find yourself needing same-day or immediate care.

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Planning for Quarantine or Self-Isolation

If you learn today that you need to quarantine or self-isolate, could you? Preparation will help reduce your stress when the time comes.

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Strengthening Your Immune System

Don Caruso, MD, reports patients frequently ask what they can do to boost their immunity. The answer is a few of the things he's been recommending for decades.

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COVID-19 Information and Updates

Preparing for quarantine, scheduling a test, the new CDC guidelines, and questions about vaccines.

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Walk-In Care Clinic or ED: Where to Choose

Life can throw us some painful curveballs: sprains and broken bones, cuts and bruises, infections, fevers, and flu. For problems that can’t wait a few days for an appointment with a primary care provider, many turn to the Emergency Room (ER) for care.

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Get your flu shot

Get your flu shot for yourself, your family, and our community

Cheshire Medical Center’s flu clinics have been more eagerly anticipated this year than ever before.

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