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Why It’s Important To Get Your Back To School Immunizations

<![CDATA[Have a child entering school in a few weeks? How about a college Freshman about to leave for fall semester?  It’s time to check immunizations off of your to do list this year.  You may be asking “why do we always have to renew our immunizations every year?”   Here’s the number 1 reason why: vaccinations …

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Why Are We Seeing Measles in Connecticut?

Recently, the Connecticut Department of Health reported 2 confirmed cases of measles in Fairfield, Connecticut .We had been clear of the measles virus for years due to the very successful MMR vaccination campaign, and thought it had been eliminated. MMR, aka the Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine was thought to have knocked the disease out …

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Flu Season Peaks, Year-to-Date Numbers Show Spike in Reports

Flu season is in full swing. This weekend the CT Department of Public Health released the latest numbers and the results point to similar trends in years past. Last year the flu peaked in the week ending in January 12. It’s not to late to protect yourself and your family with a flu shot as …

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