Parents: Now is the Time to Get Your Kids Vaccinated for Influenza

The new school year is here and doctors are encouraging parents to get their children vaccinated as a part of the back to school process. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that parents get the flu vaccine for children over the age of 6 months as soon as the vaccine is available. Let’s take a look at why the vaccine is so important for your kids. Continue reading “Parents: Now is the Time to Get Your Kids Vaccinated for Influenza” »

Are Your Immunizations Up-To-Date? How to Tell

Keeping your immunizations up to date is essential for maintaining your health and for protecting the well-being of those around you.

However, it’s not unusual for people to switch doctors and medical offices several times. And many people don’t have an official record of their vaccinations, making it difficult to know what shots have been received and when.

So, how can you find out if your immunizations are up to date?

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Importance of Children’s Vaccinations

Vaccinations are an important decision for all parents. A few years ago, California followed Mississippi and West Virginia as the third state to require parents to vaccinate their children. Legally, parents cannot refuse unless there is a medical reason.  Continue reading “Importance of Children’s Vaccinations” »