Monthly Archives: August, 2015

August Newsletter: National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. As we all prepare for BACK TO SCHOOL, it is important that your child’s immunizations are up to date. It is important for families to recognize that vaccinations are throughout the lifespan. Vaccines begin at birth and continue into mature adulthood (>65yo). Vaccinations prevent infectious diseases that can cause […]

July Newsletter

Greetings Palisades Pediatrics Community, Welcome heat, humidity and summer storms! It must be summer in DC. This summer is a bit unusual in that I am seeing a lot of sick kiddos. Please continue to encourage good handwashing. Viral colds can last 7-10 days, and the child may experience cough, runny nose, vomiting, diarrhea, decreased […]