Articles for Tag: "vaccines"

Are first-time moms more likely to immunize their kids? 
Are first-time moms more likely to immunize their kids?
A small study found that new moms are more likely to vaccinate, but feel they aren’t getting enough information.
A health checklist for your college student  Featured
A health checklist for your college student
A pediatrician offers tips to keep teens healthy on campus.
Beau Biden’s passing raises awareness of brain cancer 
Beau Biden’s passing raises awareness of brain cancer
The news of the vice president’s son draws attention to this fatal disease.
Is the whooping cough vaccine safe for pregnant women? 
Is the whooping cough vaccine safe for pregnant women?
New research says expectant moms and their babies benefit from Tdap.
HPV vaccine does not encourage unsafe sex in teens, says study 
HPV vaccine does not encourage unsafe sex in teens, says study
This news may give piece of mind to parents who are concerned.
5 ways to protect your child from the flu 
5 ways to protect your child from the flu
Here’s how to keep your little ones healthy during this influenza season.
New recommendations for kids’ meningitis vaccines 
New recommendations for kids’ meningitis vaccines
The AAP is encouraging the vaccine for high-risk children and still recommending for teens.