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Resources from the Vaccine Education Center explain how vaccines work, how they are made, who recommends vaccines, when they should be given, and, most importantly, if they are safe.
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Visit Kids Health Galaxy, our kids Web site, to help prepare your child for a visit to the hospital.
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This year, one in four children will suffer an injury serious enough to require medical attention. Most injuries are easily preventable!
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Not-So-Sweet News About Caramel Coloring
Many parents are concerned about the artificial ingredients and colors that are used in foods, and do their best to keep sodas and processed foods out of their children's diets. Recently, there has been growing concern about one specific caramel coloring that may contain a chemical called 4-methylimidazole, or 4-MEI.