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Measles Update (2/9/2015)

As most of you know, there is currently an outbreak of measles in the U.S. ┬áThe ongoing outbreak in California linked to a visitor to Disneyland has grown to over 100 cases in several states. The virus has spread rapidly … Continue reading

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Fever Myths vs. Facts

Fever is a very common symptom during childhood. In addition to a child who doesn’t feel well, the fever can cause a great deal of worry for parents. A fever is generally defined as temperature at or above 100.5 degrees … Continue reading

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Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease

If you have a little camper or preschooler at home, chances are you have recently heard about hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD). While the term may sound scary, HFMD is a common viral illness. It is most common in … Continue reading

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