Immunization against whooping cough has been an important part of prenatal care for years. Now, a recent study says the ideal time for a pregnant mom to get the vaccine is at the beginning of her third trimester.
When the sun is shining, you can’t wait to get out and work in the garden. But before you get your hands dirty, ask yourself a question. When was your last tetanus shot? A tetanus shot is only good for ten years. If it’s been more than that since your last tetanus shot, don’t go … Read More
Is your teen going away to college this fall? That may seem like a long way off, but it’s not too early to think about the tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis (Tdap) vaccine – which will be especially important if your teen is living in close quarters. More importantly, the Tdap vaccine could save your teen’s life. The vaccine … Read More