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How a pediatrician prepares her child for vaccines

I am preparing to bring my youngest child in for her 4 year old checkup and worrying about how she will do with her vaccines. As a pediatrician, I know there are … Full Entry »

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Top 5 pediatric health blogs of 2016

Happy New Year! To mark the end of the year, we’re sharing our five most popular blog posts from 2016. We’re always proud to share new information from our experts, … Full Entry »

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Influenza vaccination: Why it’s not just about you

Coauthored by Carlie Machir, patient, and Rachel Cunningham, MPH As a mother of two, one of the lessons I’ve strived to teach my children is to think about others, not … Full Entry »

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Recent data shows FluMist less effective than shot

As we settle in to the swing of summer vacations and family trips, the last thing on many parents’ minds is the flu. This week, though, the Advisory Committee on … Full Entry »

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Vaccines and autism – Why Mr. De Niro is wrong and it’s time to move on

Once again, yet another famous person has thrust the debunked vaccines-autism link into the national spotlight. This time it is respected actor and producer, Robert De Niro, who also happens … Full Entry »

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