• By Laurel J. Kelly

Consumer Health: Are your child’s immunizations up to date?

August 24, 2018

a multiracial group of four children, girls and boys, walking arm-in-arm in a schoolyardVaccines: Keep your child's shots on track 
Along with new pencils and notebooks, your children or grandchildren may need certain shots before heading back to school. Childhood vaccines offer protection from serious or potentially fatal diseases. But it can be challenging to understand which vaccines your child needs and when. Here's what you need to know to make sure your child's immunizations are up to date.

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