Articles about vacccines

Keep on Schedule: Teens Need Vaccines

February 26, 2018 by: Kristen A. Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHPR, FAAP

One of our nation’s most successful public health accomplishments is our ability to prevent many infectious diseases through vaccination. Vaccines... View Article

Allergic Reactions to Vaccines

May 12, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Every parent worries about the chances of an allergic reaction after receiving an immunization. Anaphylaxis is a potential serious allergic... View Article

Vaccine-Related Anaphylaxis

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Reactions to vaccines are rare. Most common are mild discomfort, swelling or itching. Rarely, children may experience a more severe... View Article