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Maryland Department of Health encourages parents to bring children’s vaccinations up-to-date amid COVID-19 pandemic
“Pediatric practices have implemented many strategies to make acute and routine care of children as safe as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Dr. Maria Brown, President of the Maryland chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. “Pediatricians and pediatric healthcare providers want to ensure that children are up-to-date on essential immunizations to avoid outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, such as measles and whooping cough.”
You can read more at? https://health.maryland.gov/newsroom/Pages/Maryland-Department-of-Health-encourages-parents-to-bring-children%E2%80%99s-vaccinations-up-to-date-amid-COVID-19-pandemic.aspx
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Ages and Stages – What should my child be doing when?
Breast feeding - Answers to general and specific questions.
Car Safety Seats – Information and recalls.
Center for Disease Control & Prevention - Official Website
HealthyChildren.org - Answers to general and specific questions.
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Starting Solid Foods - When is my baby ready for solid foods?
Travel Vaccines and Travel Health - Which vaccines should I consider for travel?
Vaccine and Immunization Questions - Answers to general and specific questions.