Why Vaccines are Important

Why Vaccines are Important

Immunization helps protect kids (and adults) against sometimes deadly diseases like measles and pneumonia, and a few not so deadly diseases that are still pretty annoying, like chicken pox. August is National Immunization Awareness Month. This month, Activ Doctors Online Medical Director Dr. Howard Zahalsky joined us for a webinar to talk about the importance […]

Children’s Eye Health and Safety

Children’s Eye Health and Safety

It’s almost back-to-school time. Are you ready? Let’s go through the list:   #2 Pencils. Check.   Immunizations. Check.   Eye Exams…   ::record scratch:: Wait, what? If you’ve been putting off your child’s eye exams, I’m glad this post caught your eye (pun absolutely intended).     August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety […]