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By contactus@priority-pediatrics.com
September 08, 2017
Category: Immunizations
Tags: immunizations   Vaccines   Information   parents   AAP  

Information for Parents about Immunizations

Visit HealthyChildren.org, the AAP parenting website, for information for families about immunizations. Always updated and evidence based.
 
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By contactus@priority-pediatrics.com
June 22, 2016
Category: Immunizations

These are information resources for parents about immunizations for their children:

Vaccine Information You Need  http://www.vaccineinformation.org/

Parents' Guide to Childhood Immunizations  http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/tools/parents-guide/index.html

Parents Speaking for Immunizations  http://www.voicesforvaccines.org/

Voices for Vaccines, http://www.voicesforvaccines.org/, is a parent-driven organization supported by scientists, doctors, and public health officials, whose goal is to give parents a trusted resource to learn more about vaccines and why vaccination is so crucial for their children’s health and well-being—as well as the health and well-being of their communities.

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Vaccine Education Center provides complete, up-to-date and reliable information about vaccines to parents and healthcare professionals: Vaccine Education Center  http://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/vaccine-education-center#.V2sNb5MrKCQ

Infant and Childhood Immunization Resources  http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/resources/childhood.html

CDC Vaccines & Immunizations  http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/index.html

The Pertussis Vaccine: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Family  http://dph.georgia.gov/blog/2013-09-04/pertussis-vaccine-protect-yourself-protect-your-family

The Power to Protect: National Infant Immunization Week wass April 20-27, 2016 http://dph.georgia.gov/blog/2013-09-05/power-protect-national-infant-immunization-week-april-20-27

Books by Paul Offitt, MD https://www.google.com/search?q=paul+offit+book&oq=Paul+Offit&aqs=chrome.1.0l6.6930j0j4&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

Why I Vaccinate: Parent Testimonials-  https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/immunizations/Pages/Why-I-Vaccinate-Parent-Testimonials.aspx

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunizations -  https://www.healthychildren.org/english/safety-prevention/immunizations/pages/default.aspx

By contactus@priority-pediatrics.com
November 18, 2015
Tags: Cough   immunizations   Pertussis   Whooping Cough   Newborn   Baby   parents  

Whooping cough (also known as pertussis) is a contagious disease that can be passed easily from person to person. It is very serious for babies and can cause them to cough so much that they cannot breathe. Hundreds of babies are hospitalized each year for whooping cough, and some die from it. Click here to learn more.

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