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Vaccines: What is really going on?

By Julie Liberman

All this "buzz" about a recent study regarding childhood vaccines and autism has had my phone, email, facebook and twitter accounts "ringing off the hook." Everyone wants to know what my take on it all is. As someone who has worked with children with autism and their families for almost 15 years, I... Read More

The Great Flu Vaccine Shortage of 2009 – Why Flu Shots are in Short Supply

By rcooksey

At this time of year in my not-too-distant memory, it seems I was tripping over flu vaccines.  At work, at my doctor, at our pediatrician, at the drugstore.  Flu shots were everywhere.  But in 2009, the story is much different.  The doctor has them - and then they don't.  Th... Read More

Resources and Information to Help You Through This Flu Season

By rcooksey

Regular flu vaccines are available now (Sept '09), but you've probably heard that the swine flu vaccine has not yet been released.  Here's what to do now:1) Vaccinate yourself and your kids.  This will mean probably 3 (or 4, if your child is under 9 yrs old) shots for each of you?  Wh... Read More