The CDC Has Updated Its Guidance for Back-to-School: Here’s What You Need to Know

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated its guidance for COVID-19 prevention in K-12 schools. According to the CDC, students benefit from in-person learning, and safely returning to in-person instruction in the fall of 2021 is a priority. “These updates take into account many of the things we have learned over the [Continue Reading]

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Keeping a Close “Eye” on Your Vision Health

With screen time up more than ever before, eye safety and health should be at the top of everyone’s priority list.  As society slowly re-emerges back into normalcy, a lot more people are catching up and scheduling routine health care appointments. One you shouldn’t miss is visiting the eye doctor, as eye exams at every age and life stage can help you maintain good vision.  [Continue Reading]

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Spotlight on National Cancer Survivors Day: Expert and Compassionate Care Help Lillian as she Battles a Glioblastoma

By Alexandra Becker Mike and Erin Callahan can recall the date without hesitation: September 10, 2019. It was the day their daughter had a seizure during class. Prior to that Monday, Lillian, who was just nine years old at the time, had been a picture of health. Active, happy and social, her parents would sometimes [Continue Reading]

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With Long-term Side Effects of COVID-19 Still Unknown, Pediatricians Urge Parents to Get Children Vaccinated

By Alexandra Becker Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15. Public health experts and pediatricians welcomed the news, noting that widespread vaccination in all age groups will be required to bring the pandemic under control. By late Wednesday, after [Continue Reading]

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