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  • A Cold or Allergies: Which Is It?
    Is it a cold or allergies? Find out what the experts have to say.
  • Common Cold
    With kids getting up to eight colds a year, this contagious viral infection is the most common infectious disease in the United States and the top reason kids visit the doctor and miss school.
  • Flu Center
    Learn all about protecting your family from the flu and what to do if your child gets flu-like symptoms.
  • How Many Doses of Flu Vaccine Does My Child Need?
    Knowing the doctor-recommended flu vaccination schedule can be confusing. Use this tool to help you understand how many doses your child needs.
  • How to Safely Give Acetaminophen
    What kind? How much? How often? Find out how to give this pain and fever medicine.
  • Is It a Cold or the Flu?
    Your child is sent home from school with a sore throat, cough, and high fever - could it be the flu that's been going around? Or is it just a common cold? Find out here!
  • Is the Flu Vaccine a Good Idea for Your Family?
    The flu vaccine is a good idea for all families. It does not cause the flu, and it helps keep kids and parents from getting sick.
  • Too Late for the Flu Vaccine?
    The flu vaccine is usually offered between September and mid-November. Even though it's best to get it then, being vaccinated later can still help protect against the flu.

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