This week is National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and to celebrate the achievements of immunization programs in promoting healthy communities
It is never too early to start protecting a newborn – and with whooping cough it can, and should, start before that baby is even born.
Orginally published Jan. 09, 2012
Health officials are concerned about unusually large outbreaks of measles in the U.S. this year.
Originally published July 16, 2012
Originally published Aug. 29, 2011
Originally published Aug. 1, 2011
The flu is more than just sniffles and sneezes. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a sobering reminder that the virus can be deadly, even for healthy children.
Orginally published Jan. 03, 2012
Orginally published Jan. 01, 2012