WNYT NewsChannel 13 aired a story featuring Dr. Mark Osborn, Chief of Pediatrics at St. Peter's Hospital. Dr. Osborn discussed vaccinations, the myths surrounding them, and the proven risks and benefits. The story coincides with World Immunization Week. [...]
The recent arctic chill has given kids the opportunity to break in their winter gear. If they and their friends are swapping hats on the playground, you may get a call about head lice. [...]
Along with their smart phones and laptops, students should bring basic first aid kits as another step toward living independently. And make sure their immunizations are up-to-date! [...]
For most parents, sending their child off to college fills them with a mixture of pride and worry – how will they do without you right by their side? A good place to start is to pack the student a well-stocked first-aid kit.
Helping kids stay healthy when they return to school is all about helping them avoid infectious diseases and infectious bad behavior. [...]
With kids heading back to school in just a few short weeks, there is no better time to think about the importance of vaccination. [...]
Although most college students are at their peak physical health, they still need first aid for everyday illnesses. Send them to school prepared. [...]