Posts tagged "CDC"

These pets are not turtley awesome

These pets are not turtley awesome
My daughter’s third grade class very much enjoyed caring for the class pet, Kupa the turtle.  A red-eared slider turtle to be specific. And while all the kids liked the turtle, my daughter loved him.  She became a bit of a red-eared slider expert. She started asking for one. And she has continued asking for... Read more »

Is your tween's whooping cough vaccine up to date?

Is your tween's whooping cough vaccine up to date?
Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is making a come back, and tweens are at risk. CDC officials said Thursday that this outbreak could be the worst in 50 years and that thus far more than 18,000 cases have been reported. The whooping cough vaccine does not last forever. Has your tween received a booster... Read more »