Measles, Mumps & More

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Golf-ball-sized Lymph Nodes

S.L. asks from Austin

Both of my children (girl, 3 1/2 and boy 1 1/2) have been sick with fever and huge lymph nodes in their necks, the size of golf-balls. My youngest is hitting 104+ ...


5 Year Old Medical Condition

B.F. asks from Chicago

Hi there My 5 year old developed a strange rash when we were on vacation in Florida. On Friday I noticed that the outside of his left ear felt kind of rough and was r...


Spots on My Daughter

J.W. asks from Evansville

Hey everyone, my daugher has spots on her that appeared from nowhere. There are probally ten of them total. Going from memory, there are 3 on each of her sides, 2 or 3...


To Vaccinate or Not to Vaccinate

H.S. asks from Detroit

We are debating on whether or not to get our child vaccinated. You hear so many bad things about what is going into the actual vaccination that they are giving to the...


Single-dose MMR Vaccine

M.O. asks from New York

Is there any way to access a single-dose MMR vaccine in the US -- that is, the measles vaccine all by itself, the mumps vaccine all by itself, etc.? Or, in clinical te...


The Vaccine Debate - Flip Side Perspectives ?

K.C. asks from Barnstable

Currently I am teaching a breastfeeding class and one of the moms asked about alternative vaccine schedules. I have tons of info on it for her, but to be balanced, I a...


Separating the MMR Vaccine

C. asks from Kansas City

I was wondering if anyone knows of a pediatrician who will separate the MMR vaccine into three separate shots? My daughter has already had the mumps portion and now ne...


Mandatory HPV Vacc?

F.B. asks from New York

Mamas & Papas- Received a telephone survey yesterday, which I participated in, which asked about statewide health policies and public health initiatives. Currently...


MMR Shot---seeking Advice

M.O. asks from Dallas

I am the mother of a 10 month old girl. My daughter has had all of her vaccinations, but I am apprehensive about giving her the MMR shot( which she will need soon). On...


MMR Reassurance

R.M. asks from Los Angeles

My children (6, 9) received their first MMRs on Thursday with my 10 year old receiving his second (first was when he was 1 yr old)... No reactions until today when my ...