Category Archives: Health

Shots For The Next School Semester

In the early 1990s Japan lapsed its regulation of immunization and an epidemic broke out. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has since learned from that lapsed as well as other historical incidences of wide-spread epidemic.  This section of the Department of Health and Human Services is proactive in ensuring every person is properly vaccinated.  Hence, no child can attend a public or private school without proper immunizations. Continue reading Shots For The Next School Semester

Disease Your Child Can Still Get

Colleen Pence cc by Flickr
Colleen Pence cc by Flickr

Is your school age child having difficulty breathing?  What about heart problem or paralysis?  Did you say your family doctor said a mass is covering your child’s throat?  Sounds like Diphtheria.  There is a vaccination for these disease: DTAP, TDAP, DT and TD. Continue reading Disease Your Child Can Still Get