When Does My Child Need Shots and Well-Checks?

How to protect newborns through teens

Do you really need to vaccinate your kids and get regular well-checks? The answer, says pediatrician Wadie Shabab, MD, is a resounding, “Yes!” Vaccines are very safe and have saved children from getting diseases from polio to chickenpox. And well-checks help make sure your child is meeting important developmental milestones. Read this infographic to find out when your child needs which shot and a trip to the doctor’s office.

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