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FDA OKs Second Booster for Some
Certain people may now get a second COVID-19 booster shot.
Health Officials Consider Future Boosters
Who's up for another booster shot? If you are, you may be eligible at some point soon.
How to Promote Healthy Childhood Weight
Learning habits to maintain a healthy weight in childhood can promote lifelong health.
Preventing Poisoning at Home
Our homes are filled with helpful things: medications, cleaners, hygiene products, jewelry and batteries. These items are helpful for adults, but they can be dangerous for children.
How to Time Your COVID Booster
Should you get your COVID-19 booster now or wait? There's plenty of confusion surrounding this topic.
Egg-Free Flu Vaccine Appears to Work for Kids
An egg-free vaccine for the flu appears to be safe and healthy for kids, according to a new study.
Big Smiles for Children's Dental Health
This month is National Children's Dental Health Month. You can celebrate by promoting good dental health habits with your kids.
Do We Need an Omicron-Specific Vaccine?
The Omicron variant spread through the world like wildfire. Does that mean we need an Omicron-specific vaccine?
FDA Delays Decision on COVID Vaccine for Young Kids
Health officials have delayed their decision on whether young children should get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Report: Many Still Haven't Been Boosted
Have you gotten your booster yet?