Thursday January 19, 2017
Why so many mumps outbreaks around the country? A recent outbreak in North Texas has involved more than 100 confirmed and suspected cases in Johnson County and surrounding counties, largely in school-aged kids. Students who have not been fully vaccinated are being told to stay home until they’re either up on their vaccinations or the illness is no longer present in the schools.
Wednesday January 11, 2017
Sure, we should all eat healthier and get more exercise. But there’s another New Year’s health goal, just as important and much easier to achieve.
Thursday January 5, 2017
Health experts are worried about Texas, and for good reason. There are growing signs that the state might become the epicenter of a major disease outbreak — similar to the one seen in California in 2015 — due to a small, but growing numbers of parents filing for non-medical exemptions so that their children can attend school without the required vaccinations.
Friday December 30, 2016
From fun facts to great tips, these were our most-viewed blog posts in 2016.
Monday December 19, 2016
You still haven’t finished your holiday shopping? Haven’t managed to bag your own $200-plus Hatchimal? Believe us, a giant microbe is much more huggable — and cheaper. We’re there for you and for the vacci-nerds on your shopping list with this helpful and healthy gifting guide: