July 06, 2015



  • Get Ready for Flu Season

    Get Ready for Flu Season

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Each year the flu puts more than 200,000 Americans in the hospital and causes anywhere from 3,000 to 49,000 deaths. Characterized by high fever, body aches, headaches and coughing, the flu can be rough. Be prepared.

  • 5 Myths About Childhood Vaccines

    5 Myths About Childhood Vaccines

    by Amanda Z. Naprawa

    The United States has seen a resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases. So why do some parents choose not to vaccinate their children? We address five of the most common myths about childhood vaccines and give you the truth about these life-saving shots.

  • Vaccine Phobia
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    Vaccine Phobia

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    There is absolutely no scientific support for the notion that vaccines cause autism. But all sorts of unfounded rumors about vaccines abound, especially on the Internet. Don't believe the hype.