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National Influenza Vaccination Week is December 4-10

‘Tis the Season…for a Flu Shot It’s here…that time of year when holiday shopping is in full swing, children are eager to visit Santa Claus, travel plans are being made, and savvy folks are getting flu shots. Wait, what? You think, “Isn’t it too late in the season for a flu shot?” Not at all!…

#GivingTuesday is November 29

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…