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Send Your Kids Back to School with Their Vaccines Up to Date

Back-to-school season is here. Time for parents to gather school supplies and back packs. It’s also the perfect time to make sure your kids are up-to-date on their vaccines. Getting children all of the vaccines recommended by CDC’s immunization schedule is one of the most important things parents can do to protect their children’s health—and […]

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Looking cool can hurt. How to help your kids avoid backpack pain

Back to school shopping can be a pain. But as your kids look for that perfect school bag, make sure it won’t lead to their own back pain down the road. Compared to messenger bags, totes and purses, backpacks are the best alternative for carrying books and papers home from school. They also take advantage […]

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Why Immunizations are Important

Do you remember getting chickenpox as a child? I do, and I was recently telling my children about my experience of being sick with chickenpox when I was a child. They stared at me blankly, because they have had the Varicella vaccine and have not had the chickenpox. I’m so glad for them! They will […]

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Back to School

I remember the first day I started college at the University of Utah. (Go Utes!)   I printed out my class schedule, mapped out the most efficient paths to each of my classrooms, bought new notebooks for each of my classes, had a fresh pack of pens and pencils and of course got my black […]

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