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Tuesday, November 29 is #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving! The CCHC Foundation is thrilled to be part of this exciting day as people look to kickoff the holiday giving season. If this is your first time giving to The CCHC Foundation or if you are a seasoned donor, we appreciate any donation you can…

Great American Smokeout!

There’s Nothing to Lose When You Quit: Join the Great American Smokeout! The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout takes place November 17.

 Unfortunately, an estimated 42 million Americans still smoke and an additional 15 million people smoke tobacco in cigars or pipes. Tobacco use remains this country’s single largest preventable cause of disease and…

A Spook-tacular and Safe Halloween: Tips for Parents, Kids, and Pets

Are you old enough to remember heading to the local hospital after a full night of trick-or-treating? Back in the 1970s and early 1980s—due to the fear of tampering—hundreds of hospitals around the country offered to X-ray candy free of charge. But, was that fear based on a myth? For the most part, yes. Despite…

October 21 is National Mammography Day

Fight the Good Fight: Schedule a Mammogram Today In 1993, President Bill Clinton proclaimed the third Friday in October as National Mammography Day. On this day and throughout the entire month of October, women are encouraged to make a mammogram appointment with their health care provider. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, “Mammography…