Tag: flu

Take steps to prevent flu

Take steps to prevent flu

Flu activity increased again last week and the flu remains widespread throughout the United States. And according to CDC, flu activity is likely to re ...
Worried about the flu?

Worried about the flu?

By now you’ve probably heard that flu activity is widespread throughout the United States. If you’re pregnant or have a baby, here’s some information ...
What’s the best way to protect against the flu this season?

What’s the best way to protect against the flu this season?

Answer: an annual flu vaccine is the best way to protect against this potentially serious disease. And the good news is that it's safe to get the flu ...
See how your state is doing on childhood vaccination rates

See how your state is doing on childhood vaccination rates

You know that vaccines are very important. They protect your baby from serious childhood illnesses. Over the years vaccines have prevented countless c ...
Looking for a reason to get a flu shot? Here are 10 good ones.

Looking for a reason to get a flu shot? Here are 10 good ones.

Many myths abound about whether a flu shot is important. Here are 10 facts that should convince you that a flu shot is good for you and your family: ...
Two vaccines that every grandparent needs

Two vaccines that every grandparent needs

Infants are at risk of serious complications from both whooping cough and the flu. Grandparents, caregivers, and anyone who is going to be in contact ...

Do adults really need vaccines?

Jennifer and Will hope to start a family later this year. Do either of them need vaccines before trying to conceive? Sophia is pregnant with her se ...