Other Places To Get Help
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Vaccines and Immunizations|
|1600 Clifton Road|
|Atlanta, GA 30333|
|Phone: ||1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)|
|Web Address: ||www.cdc.gov/vaccines|
This CDC website has information about vaccines and the diseases that can
be prevented by immunization. It includes the recommended
immunization schedules for children, teens, and adults. You can also find
information about vaccine side effects and safety, school and state
requirements, and immunization records. Interactive schedules are also
|Immunization Action Coalition|
|1573 Selby Avenue|
|St. Paul, MN 55104|
|Phone: ||(651) 647-9009|
|Fax: ||(651) 647-9131|
|Web Address: ||www.immunize.org|
The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) works to raise awareness of the need for immunizations to help prevent disease. The website has videos and photos about how vaccines work and the diseases the vaccines prevent.
The site also offers information about vaccine safety and common concerns and myths about
|KidsHealth for Parents, Children, and
|Nemours Home Office|
|10140 Centurion Parkway|
|Jacksonville, FL 32256|
|Phone: ||(904) 697-4100|
|Web Address: ||www.kidshealth.org|
This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It
has a wide range of information about children's health—from allergies and
diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website
offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing
age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can
sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
W. David Colby IV, MSc, MD, FRCPC - Infectious Disease
August 31, 2012
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