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  • Older adult getting a flu shot

    Flu Myths

    The flu is something to take seriously. But it’s important to sort out fact from fiction to stay healthy… more susceptible to COVID-19.  There is no evidence that getting a flu vaccine increases your risk of getting sick from a coronavirus. Things to consider There…

  • Doctor injecting child with vaccine

    Childhood Vaccines: What They Are and Why Your Child Needs Them

    Most schools and daycares require certain childhood vaccines, but they’re also good for your child’s health… later. Children who start the vaccine on or after their 15th birthday need three shots given over 6 months. What is the COVID-19 vaccine? The Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19…

  • a young girl with Down syndrome looks up and smiles

    Down Syndrome

    Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder that affects physical and intellectual development… Prevention (CDC) has determined that people with Down syndrome are at a higher risk of contracting and having a poor outcome from COVID-19. As such, the CDC recommends all people with Down syndrome…

  • Lung Symptoms

    Chronic Bronchitis

    Chronic bronchitis is an inflammation in the airways of the lungs that lasts longer than 3 months. It is most… get a flu shot every year. Also, get a pneumococcal vaccination as directed by your doctor to help protect against pneumonia. A COVID-19 vaccine is…