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  • CDC recommends everyone ages 5 and older get a COVID-19 vaccine to help protect against COVID-19. ...

  • Join Dr Jana Shook and the Virginia Department of Health for a LIVE Tele-Townhall addressing your COVID-19 vaccine questions and concerns....

  • The COVID-19 vaccine is our best hope for ending the current pandemic. While the goal will be to administer vaccine to as many people as possible, as quickly as possible, vaccine supply will be limited initially. As a new vaccine, there are many questions that pediatricians and patients/families have. Below are answers to some of the most common questions. ...

  • The pandemic has cut kids off from friends, nutritious school meals, sports and routines. With virtual learning and few activities outside the home, it’s no surprise kids are moving less and snacking more....

  • Swimming is a fantastic form of exercise and a major component of many spring break trips and summer break fun. But parents should remember that swimming also comes with risk. Follow these tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics to protecting children from drowning. Click......

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  • FAQ – Tdap School Vaccination Requirement 1. What are the changes regarding the Tdap school vaccination requirement? In April 2018, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) changed the minimum recommended age for the tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) adolescent booster vaccine from 10......

  • Here is a good article on how to talk to children about tragedies and other things they may see in the news and not understand. Click Here...

  • The Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play sleeper has been recalled due to safety concerns. If you would like to learn more about this recall please click this link. https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/fisher-price-recalls-rock-n-play-sleepers-due-to-reports-of-deaths  ...

  • Kids will be always kids, but their toys have changed―and it can be overwhelming! We are inundated with all kinds of sensory-stimulating noise and light toys, and digital media-based platforms with child-oriented software and apps. Read More…...