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Several new cases of measles have been confirmed in Oakland County. The health department has given over 2,000 doses of MMR to adults and children who are concerned about being incompletely covered. We are proud of the high immunization rate of the patients in our practice. We know, however, that there are people in the community who have not vaccinated themselves or their children, and we strive to provide information to help individuals who fear the vaccines more than the illnesses themselves.
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Another Snow Day?! You don't have to be stuck inside. You just need to know how to play outside safely when it's bitter cold and snowy.
Do we see a snow sculpture in your future?
FDA Warns Against Use of Teething Necklaces, Bracelets, and Other Jewelry Marketed for Relieving Teething Pain or Providing Sensory Stimulation: FDA Safety Communication 12/20/2018
As some of our parents have learned, we have been concerned about the dangers of these products for quite a while. The FDA is confirming the hazards of these products including choking and strangulation. There are safer ways to make your child comfortable!! Read more....
What's the bottom line on vaping? Whats all the hype about JUUL? E-cigarettes, like the popular JUUL, are unsafe for kids, teens and young adults. The CDC (Center for Disease Control) has the info you need to understand this rapidly growing problem:
- The use of e-cigarettes is unsafe for kids, teens, and young adults.
- Most e-cigarettes contain nicotine. Nicotine is highly addictive and can harm adolescent brain development, which continues into the early to mid-20s.1
- E-cigarettes can contain other harmful substances besides nicotine.
- Young people who use e-cigarettes may be more likely to smoke cigarettes in the future. READ MORE....