vaccinations

  1. Child Development & Health

    What you need to know about the measles outbreak

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    Cases of measles are popping up in some of this country's largest cities. Here's what you need to know about this serious childhood...
  2. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Tia Mowry talks holiday plans, motherhood and the importance of vaccines

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    Tia Mowry rose to fame with the hit show Sister, Sister with her real-life twin sister Tamera Mowry, however she is now embracing...
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    15 Parenting debates guaranteed to start a catfight

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    Meow! At some point or another, we've all been in or witnessed a catfight between two moms and one thing we can all agree on is that...
  4. Pets & Animals

    A complete list of vaccines your cat needs

    Keep your cat’s vaccinations current with these helpful tips from Dr. Lesli Groshong.
  5. Children's Health

    Treatments prove successful for HIV-positive moms

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    A US program is significantly lowering the spread of HIV from mother to child and helping curb the spread of the disease.
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    The Autism/Vaccine (Dis)Connection

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    A new study denies any link between the MMR vaccine and autism. But parents who have heard anecdotal evidence to the contrary are...
  7. Vaccinations & Shots

    How to protect yourself from the flu

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    The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by various strains of the influenza virus. Though the strains change from year to...
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    7 Flu shot facts

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    If you don’t want to get the flu (and who does?), you need to take steps to prevent it. Your best line of defense against this nasty...
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    The common cold vs. the flu: What's the difference?

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    You wake up in the morning with a cough, congestion and general malaise. You know you’re getting sick, but with what? Learn how to...
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    5 Ways to protect your family from the flu

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    The only thing that’s worse than getting sidelined with the flu is your entire family getting sidelined, too. As another flu season...
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    Seasonal flu basics

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    Getting the flu is awful, and it can be very dangerous. The best way to avoid the flu is to educate yourself about it. Here are some...
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    6 Steps to keep your home germ-free this flu season

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    The best way to avoid getting the flu is by getting the flu shot. Keeping your home germ-free this flu season can help, too. Follow...
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    The flu shot & pregnancy

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    Even if you hate shots or you’re wary of vaccines, pregnancy is the time to put those fears aside. It’s not just your own health...
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    Do you need a flu shot?

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    If you have achy muscles, fatigue, fever, chills, headache and stuffy nose, chances are you have the flu. At this point, one of the...
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    How to prevent & treat the flu

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    Fall means it's time to begin preparations for the holidays, plan gatherings with family and friends, enjoy first snowfalls -- and...
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    When does my child receive the meningitis vaccine?

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    Meningitis is a serious condition that affects 3,000 Americans every year -- 30 percent of of them children and young adults....
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    Meningitis vaccine schedule

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    Meningococcal disease is a life-threatening condition caused by bacteria that infect the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal...
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    Symptoms of meningitis

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    When meningitis strikes, it can feel like your typical run-of-the-mill bad headache or flu. But the difference is that it’s an...
  19. Child Development & Health

    Organize your family's health information

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    Keeping track of your own health history is challenging enough. Was it 1994 or 1996 that you had shingles? Trying to manage it for a...
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    Adult vaccines: Olympic Gold Medalist Mia Hamm raising health awareness

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    Gold medalist and soccer superstar Mia Hamm does it all. She's not only a busy mom but she's now raising awareness about the...