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How the Fall of Vaccine Manufacturers Could Impact Public Health

“What if manufacturers stopped making vaccines?” Someone recently posed this question on our Vaccinate Your Baby Facebook page.  It’s a difficult question really?  If companies were no longer willing...


Three Times is a Charm Against Whooping Cough.

By Christine Vara In light of the recent rise in pertussis in several states, it’s important that parents understand one basic fact about vaccines.  In a recent article in...


Your Most Common Vaccine Questions, Answered

By Christine Vara Thank you, thank you to the authors of the recent Parenting article, Your Most Common Vaccine Questions, Answered.  I would like to encourage every parent to read...


Why Infants Should Receive the Hepatitis B Vaccine at Birth

In honor of Hepatitis Awareness Month The CDC recommends that the Hepatitis B vaccine be administered to infants soon after birth and before hospital discharge.   Parents, who are often...


Vaccinate According to Schedule for Best Protection

By Christine Vara Whether your child is four days, two months, or 42 years old, as a parent you will always feel the need to protect them.  After all,...


Welcome to Shot of Prevention from Danielle Romaguera

By Danielle Romaguera Hello and welcome to Shot of Prevention! As co-editor, I am very excited to be launching this blog, and am looking forward to the conversations we...