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Infant and Child Vaccines: Resources

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Questions Paresnt Ask about Baby Shots
Questions Parents Ask about Baby Shots
Brochure about childhood vaccination
Languages:
English
Spanish
Clear Answers & Smart Advice about Your Baby's Shots
Clear Answers & Smart Advice about Your Baby's Shots
This piece, written by Dr. Ari Brown, gives clear answers to parents' questions about vaccines
>> read handout
Immunizations for Babies -- A guide for parents
Immunizations for Babies -- A guide for parents
Picture of the shot schedule
Languages:
English
Spanish
Arabic
Chinese
French
Korean
Russian
Turkish
Vietnamese
Vaccinations for Infants and Children, Age 0-10 Years
Vaccinations for Infants and Children, Age 0-10 Years
Picture of the shot schedule
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After the Shots... What to do if your child has discomfort
After the Shots... What to do if your child has discomfort
Tips for parents, includes information about medication that reduce pain and fever
Languages:
English
Spanish
Arabic
Chinese
French
Korean
Russian
Vietnamese
What if you don't immunize your child?
What If You Don't Immunize Your Child?
Two-page brochure outlining the consequences of not immunizing you child
>> read handout
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Featured Video
Tips for Parents: Pain-free shots
Tips for Parents - Pain-free shots: Painful injections in childhood are no fun for children, parents, or healthcare providers. Most people think of pain as an unavoidable part of childhood immunization, but more and more experts are coming to realize that it can and should be prevented. This 20-minute documentary addresses the growing problem of immunization pain, needle fears, and health care avoidance, and looks at how parents and health care providers can help reduce or prevent pain during childhood immunization.
>> view all videos for infants / children
Blogs
Moms Who Vax
Group of mothers led by Ashley Shelby who support vaccinations
Parents Who Protect
National Meningitis Association’s President Lynn Bozof's blog is a forum for parents to discuss child health and vaccine safety
PKIDs Blog
Emily Willingham, PhD, is a scientist, writer, editor, teacher, autism & ADHD parent
Shot of Prevention
Every Child By Two’s blog about the importance of vaccines and hot topics related to immunization
 
Personal Testimonies
Stories of suffering and loss
Compelling testimonies about infants and children who have suffered or died from vaccine-preventable diseases.
>> read their stories
Shot Schedules
Find out which shots infants and children need
>> view infant / child schedules
Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
Chickenpox (varicella)
Diphtheria
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hib
Influenza (flu)
>> view all VPDs
Free Apps
Healthy Children
Parents can look up age-by-age health information for their children, check immunization schedules, access first-aid how-to information and other resources in a new format designed for tablets and smartphones. A free app from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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Trusted Websites
Immunization for Families
Immunization for Families
The American Academy of Pediatrics’s 60,000 member pediatricians are committed to the physical, mental and social well-being of all infants, children, teens and young adults – and all of the information you'll find here is supported by scientific research.
The Vaccine Education Center (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)
The Vaccine Education Center (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)
The Vaccine Education Center provides reliable, up-to-date information about vaccines. Facts about all vaccines are provided on the website as well as other informational materials. Sign-up to receive the Parents PACK Email Newsletter.
Vaccinate Your Baby Website
Vaccinate Your Baby
Vaccinate Your Baby is an awareness campaign that was launched by Every Child By Two, an organization devoted to raising awareness of the critical need for timely immunization and to foster a systematic way to immunize all of America's children by age two.
CDC Website For Parents: Vaccines for Your Children
For Parents: Vaccines for Your Children
CDC's website for parents of infants, children, and teens
Vaccines.gov
Vaccines.gov
Vaccines.gov is the federal gateway to information on vaccines and immunization for infants, children, teenagers, adults, and seniors. Vaccines.gov provides resources from federal agencies for the general public and their communities about vaccines across the lifespan.
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Content reviewed on June 9, 2014
Immunization Action Coalition   •  Saint Paul, MN
tel 651-647-9009  •  fax 651-647-9131
 
The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC), a non-profit organization, works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for health professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services. IAC also facilitates communication about the safety, efficacy, and use of vaccines within the broad immunization community of patients, parents, healthcare organizations, and government health agencies.