I am an Infectious Diseases Doctor. Yes, I Vaccinate Our 5-Year-Old Child

Alexander Wong, University of Saskatchewan I am an infectious disease doctor. When it is our turn to vaccinate our five-year-old son for COVID-19, I will do so with confidence and without hesitation. I encourage any parent with eligible children ages five to 11 to do the same. Here is why. US Food and Drug Administration …

Herd Immunity: What It Is and What To Do With Your Child

To Chalea Andrejko and her family, herd immunity it just doesn’t matter. 100% necessary because Chalea’s 14-year-old daughter, Erikah, has a weakened immune system. Erikah was only a few months old when she was diagnosed. biliary atresia, meaning he was born without bile ducts in his liver, which causes a blockage of bile from the …