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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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A mosquito-borne illness once rarely seen in the United States has cropped up this summer, most recently in Florida this past July. Chikungunya, while not fatal, causes a fever and joint pain and can be very uncomfortable, especially for young children.