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1-Year Shots

M.Y. asks from Chicago

I'm taking my 1-year-old daughter into the pediatrician today for her 1-year well visit. She's scheduled to have shots--I forgot to ask which ones--and I'm having th...


Mandatory Flu Shots in NJ

A.J. asks from New York

What is really the new law about the flu shots in NJ? Are the shots obligatory for children 9 months to 5 yrs in PRIVATELY RUN DAY CARE CENTERS only? Or all children?...


Spacing Out the MMR Shots

L.E. asks from New York

Hi! My son is 10 months old and I am doing research so when it is time for his MMR shots, I feel confident. I have read that spacing out the MMR series of vaccines ...


H1N1 Vaccine During Pregnancy?

S.K. asks from Minneapolis

I know this must be the most asked question these days but I would really like to know more before I make a decision. I am 10 weeks pregnant now and my doctor recomm...


Anyone Know Where I Can Order MMR Vaccine Broken into 3 Separate Shots?

L.B. asks from San Francisco

After much soul searching and weighing the pros and cons, my husband and I made the decision to space out my son's vaccinations to 1 shot per visit (I just go in more...


Chicken Pox Vaccine

T.P. asks from Boston

I've just learned that my father has the shingles! My father was watching my 13 month old daughter yesterday. I called the pediatrician expressing my concern and they...


Question on Hep a Vaccine

I.S. asks from Philadelphia

Our pediatrician just suggested a HepA vaccine for my 2 year old. It is not required, but she advised we get it. Has anyone's kids had this yet? Any problems? Th...



M.A. asks from New York

Hello. I am looking to see how many moms of teenage boys gave or plan to give your son the GARDASIL vaccine. My Dr recommends it but I am unsure. Thanks!


Seeking an Alternative Vaccine MD

A.S. asks from Chicago

My husband and I are currently looking for an MD in the Des Plaines area (or a30 min drive area) that is ok with doing an alternative vaccine schedule. Does anyone kn...


Southdale Pediatrics/Alternate Vaccine Schedule

M. asks from Minneapolis

I'm looking to switch my twins to SDL pediatrics. Are the drs. there open minded about requests for alternate vaccine schedules (splitting up vaccines)? Any drs that ...