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| Posted On Aug 19, 2014 | By:

National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), and it’s a great time to make sure everyone in your family is up-to-date on their vaccines.  Although many people think about children when they think about vaccines, getting vaccinated and staying current with your vaccines is important for people of all ages.   That includes getting the seasonal influenza (flu) vaccine, too, and August is a good time to think ahead and make a plan for when members of your family can receive this important annual vaccine.

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| Posted On Aug 21, 2013 | By:

You Should Know What We Know about Traveling Abroad

Air travel has made lots of places accessible that weren’t before, and we Americans are now traveling abroad with greater frequency, be it for work and business, family vacations, study abroad, or real adventure experiences in remote areas of the world.

When you’re preparing for your trip, if you’re like most people, you’ve researched the sights to see, booked your hotel, and made your packing list.  Ready to go, right?  But have you thought about your health?

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