You want the very best for your child and that's why we recommend following the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines for well child exams and immunizations. At each exam we’ll check your child's growth, well-being and development as well as offer guidance on nutrition, sleep, safety and other important topics. These visits are a great opportunity to learn more and ask questions about your child's health.
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Children's director of Infection Prevention and Control discusses a number of topics pertaining to immunizations.
Vitamin K deficiency bleeding cases have increased as a result of parents refusing to have their kids receive vitamin K at birth.
Our infection prevention team has received questions about the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine from concerned parents since measles began dominating national news coverage.
Patsy Stinchfield of Children's Minnesota discusses the risks of opting out of vaccinations.
Learn more about the measles and the MMR vaccine.
Dr. Gigi Chawla talks flu myths on ABC News.
Despite what some vaccination opponents have written and some media have reported, the drifted flu strain doesn't mean the vaccine doesn't work.