Vaccine Safety

For parents concerned with the safety of immunizations, this is a series of links to other websites that review the risks and benefits of immunization. From the Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: Vaccines and Your Baby Video Series: http://www.chop.edu/video/vaccines-and-your-baby/home.html Thimerosal: What You Should … [Read more...]

Immunizations

Immunizations will be given at appropriate check-up visits according to a schedule approved by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The following immunizations or immunization series are recommended for the designated age groups: Birth to 2 Years* DTaP, IPV, HIB, PCV, Hep B, MMR, Varicella, Rota 4 to 5 Years DTaP, MMR, IPV, Varicella 12 to 18 Years Tdap, MCV4, HPV, Hep B (if not previously received), Varicella … [Read more...]