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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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Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) is the most common cause of bronchiolitis (inflammation of the lower respiratory tract) and pneumonia in babies. RSV season stretches from winter to early spring. RSV most often occurs in children between 2 and 8 months of age.