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Multiple Vaccine Oversight Committees Ensure Our Public Safety

According to yesterday’s news reports, long-time vaccine critic Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. met with President-elect Donald Trump. Kennedy reported that an offer was made to lead a new...


Experts Answer Questions About Flu

Last week, in honor of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), Every Child By Two’s Vaccinate Your Family Facebook Page teamed up with experts from the National Foundation for Infectious...


Concerned Parents Duped by Deceptive Sound Bites and Junk Science

One of our priorities on Shot of Prevention blog is to provide accurate, evidence-based immunization information so that people can make educated decisions for themselves and their families.  Unfortunately, people...


Your Amazon Purchases Can Help Educate People About Vaccines

Make purchases throughout the year with AmazonSmile and Every Child By Two could receive .5% of the price of your eligible purchases as a charitable donation to help in their mission...


When Is the Best Time to Get a Flu Shot?

Every year, some of the same questions and concerns about season influenza and flu vaccination make the rounds on social media. So far this season, we’ve been hearing...


What You Should Know to Prepare for Flu This Season

Earlier today, Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H., director of the CDC, joined leading medical and public health experts at the National Foundation of Infectious Diseases (NFID) News Conference to discuss...


Trivializing the Flu – It’s What Healthy Adults Tend To Do

It’s not uncommon for healthy adults to skip their annual flu vaccine.  In fact, it’s estimated that only about 40% of adults receive an influenza vaccine each year –...


Physicians Can Help Influence Vaccine Opinions By Engaging Patients on Social Media

Dr. John Merrill-Steskal has spent 22 years as a Family Medicine Physician.  He believes that doctors can help promote healthy behaviors by becoming more engaged on social media. Throughout the past...


10 Things You Need to Know About Vaccines for Children

  We are honoring National Immunization Awareness Month by highlighting the importance of vaccines across the lifespan.   In this guest post, we hear about the importance of protecting...


A Physician’s Plea to Those Who Don’t Vaccinate

What value do vaccines have in your life? Throughout July and August, Shot of Prevention is encouraging people to address this question.  Today’s guest post, by clinical cardiologist Dharmaraj...