Pregnant? Flu Shot?

Flu season is here and you're bombarded with information about flu shots. How do you decide? Before you make a choice¬†healthy for kids has outlined the key considerations, as any decision should be an informed decision.   PRO FLU SHOT: During pregnancy your immune system is weaker and you're more vulnerable to illness in general and even more prone to pregnancy … [Read more...]

Vaccinations to Stop the Flu

With flu season right around the corner, many neighborhood pharmacies and clinics are offering flu shots. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone over the age of six months be vaccinated against the flu. While the flu virus changes slightly every year, the vaccination is designed to protect against the main flu that is expected to circulate the … [Read more...]