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Immunization Awareness Begins With Disease Awareness

Originally posted on Shot of Prevention:
? It’s common for people to question whether all the vaccines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are really necessary. Thanks to the success of our nation’s childhood immunization program,…

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ACIP: Fifty Years of Vaccine Recommendations Continue with an Eye Towards Safety and Efficacy

Originally posted on Shot of Prevention:
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Use of a jet injector during the 1976 New Jersey Influenza A immunization project in which 45 million adults in…

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Avon Park Pediatrics

Avon Park Pediatrics is another of Dr. Sonni’s clinics. Location information can be found at:  Avon Park Pediatrics

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Sebring Pediatrics

Dr. Rajeswari Sonni started Sebring Pediatrics many years ago and through her efforts several pediatricians were brought to the “Heartland” of Florida and many pediatric clinics were opened.

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Heartland Pediatric Associates

Dr. Deshpande is one of the many dedicated pediatricians using the Vaccine for Children Program vaccines in Highlands County. His office is located between Sebring and Avon Park on Highway 27. For more information go to: http://heartlandpediatrics.biz/

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The Community Health Guide – Great Resource for Prevention

The Community Guide covers a variety of health topics including Asthma and Diabetes along with Immunizations. The Community Guide:   The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help … Continue reading

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Public school students will be offered free flu vaccinations (From Highlands Today, June 6, 2014)

Marc Valero | Highlands Today Published: June 6, 2014 SEBRING — Highlands County public school students will be offered free flu vaccinations next school year in an effort to reduce the number off flu-related illnesses county wide. Florida Department of … Continue reading

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