Tag: childhood vaccinations

Vaccinations help protect us against serious diseases

Vaccinations help protect us against serious diseases

April 21-28 is National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), a time to highlight the benefits and importance of immunizations. Vaccines are proven to be ...
Fact vs. fiction: the truth about vaccines

Fact vs. fiction: the truth about vaccines

Vaccines are important. They help protect your baby from serious childhood diseases and help keep children healthy. Vaccines work by helping children ...
Vaccinating on time is important for disease protection

Vaccinating on time is important for disease protection

Special thanks to the CDC for sharing this post with us. Parents agree that feeding and sleep schedules are important to help keep their children h ...
The importance of childhood vaccines

The importance of childhood vaccines

It is always better to prevent a disease than to treat it after it occurs. That is why vaccines are so important. They protect your baby from serious ...
Chickenpox, vaccinations and Angelina Jolie

Chickenpox, vaccinations and Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie coming down with chickenpox is a good reminder for all of us to keep our vaccinations up to date! Chickenpox, also called varicella, is ...
Do you have your measles vaccination?

Do you have your measles vaccination?

Measles is a disease that is easily spread and causes rash, cough and fever. In some cases, it can lead to diarrhea, ear infection, pneumonia, brain d ...

Getting the Tdap vaccine

My husband and I were watching the news last night and we saw a story about pertussis (whooping cough) and how cases could reach their highest level i ...