Author: everychildbytwo


It’s World Polio Day: Help Make a Difference By Joining Your Local Rotary Club

Amy Pisani, MS, Executive Director, Every Child By Two and Vice President, Rotary Club of Mystic, CT In a grown-up world you have good days and bad days. I...


Eliminating HPV in Celebration of International Day of the Girl

Today, October 11, is International Day of the Girl. This year the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe (WHO/Europe) aims to increase awareness of the devastation caused by...


Meningococcal Disease: How to Be Sure Your Teens Are Fully Protected

Guest Post By Lynn Bozof, President, the National Meningitis Association This post was written by an extraordinary woman who passed away only days ago. Lynn spent the last phase...


Fifty and Fabulous, But NOT Fully Vaccinated

By Amy Pisani, Executive Director, Every Child By Two As the 2018 National Immunization Awareness Month comes to an end, with a focus on adult vaccines this week, I...


Meningitis B and Your College Student: Preventing the Call

This important post is being published to highlight Preteens & Teens Week during National Immunization Awareness Month.  Please take the time to talk to your child’s healthcare provider to...


How Do We Know Vaccines are Safe?

Too often, we hear misinformation about vaccines and their safety. Some people claim that they are not tested for safety before being licensed and recommended for use in people...


Protecting Myself and My Child against Vaccine-Preventable Diseases during Pregnancy

By Erica DeWald, Director, Advocacy, Every Child By Two Here at Every Child By Two, we practice what we preach. That’s why I got both a Tdap and influenza...


The Summer Beach Read You’ve Been Missing: Dr. Offit’s latest book, “Bad Advice”

By: Erica DeWald, Director, Advocacy Every Child By Two Looking for your final summer beach read but tired of the same old thrillers, political exposés and romance novels?  Look no...


Supercharge Your Kid’s Cancer Fighting Power

By: Jennifer Zavolinsky, Director, Outreach Initiatives, ECBT It’s hard to believe how quickly the summer is rushing by. The July 4th holiday is in the rearview mirror and stores...


Remembering Nadja, another precious child lost to measles

By Erica DeWald Europe has been in the midst of a measles outbreak since 2016 which, so far, has resulted in 48 deaths.  Unfortunately, many people are at risk,...