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Protect your teens with vaccinations

Did you know that younger teens need vaccines, too? As kids get older, the protection from some of their childhood vaccines begins to wear...

Planning international travel? Don’t forget about immunizations!

Measles kills 400 children in the world every day. It is very contagious and travels easily from one continent to another. But, there is...

Influenza (flu): What you need to know

Your child has been home from school for three days with a cough, runny nose, and fever. You’ve had to miss work to take...

What you need to know about Ebola

Right now, there is an Ebola outbreak occurring in four West African countries – Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Nigeria. No one has contracted...

Vax4Teens

Did you know that younger teens need vaccines, too? As kids get older, the protection from their childhood vaccines begins to wear off. There...

What you need to know about infant immunization

Vaccines are a very important part of protecting your children and yourself from some serious diseases. Anyone who has seen a person die or...

Hepatitis B: A Serious infection that can be prevented

This article highlights a specific type of hepatitis that is important to know about during pregnancy - hepatitis B. What is hepatitis B? Hepatitis B is...

What you need to know about Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Another fitful night. A mom is awake, listening to her baby cough and trying to comfort him. She will be too worried to sleep tonight....

Influenza: What you need to know

Influenza is an illness that affects people of all ages worldwide. Symptoms range from mild to severe, and it is a major health issue...