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Parent's Guide to Childhood Immunizations (2012)

Title:
Parent's Guide to Childhood Immunizations (2012)
Format:
Paperback
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GPO Stock Number:
017-022-01617-6
ISBN:
9780160903878
Description

The Parents' Guide to Childhood Immunizations helps parents and caregivers learn about the role vaccines play in helping keep children healthy. This color booklet, updated in 2010 and reprinted in 2012, includes a glossary and list of resources, and is illustrated with children's artwork.

In this booklet you will learn more about the role vaccines play in keeping them healthy.  You will learn about:

-Diseases that are prevented by vaccines, and the vaccines that prevent them.

-How to prepare for a doctor’s visit that includes vaccinations, and what to expect during and after the visit.

-How vaccines help your baby’s immune system do its job.

-What is in vaccines, how well they work, and how safe they are.

-Where to find more information.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Part 1:  Vaccine-Preventable Diseases and Childhood Vaccines

            Diseases

                        Diptheria

                        Hepatitis A

                        Hepatits B

                        Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)

                        Influenza (flu)

                        Measles

                        Mumps

                        Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

                        Pneumococcal Disease

                        Polio

                        Rotavirus

                        Rubella (German Measles)

                        Tetanus (Lockjaw)

                        Varicella (Chickenpox)

            Vaccines

                        The Vaccine Schedule

                        Flexibility in the Vaccine Schedule

                        Other Vaccines

Part 2: The Immunization Office Visit

                        Before the Immunization Visit

                        During the Immunization Visit

                        After the Immunization Visit

Part 3: More About Vaccines

                        How do vaccines work?

                                    Immunity

                                    Vaccines

                        How Well Do Vaccines Work?

                        How Safe Are Vaccines?

Part 4: Frequently Asked Questions

Part 5: Summary of Childhood Vaccine Preventable Diseases

Glossary

Learn More

                        Books

                        Internet

                        Telephone

Audience

Parents and guardians who want to learn about vaccines and how vaccines can help protect their children from diseases and keep them healthy.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$2.25
International Price:
$3.15
Publisher:
Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease
Year/Pages:
2012: 63 p.; ill.
Key Phrases:
  • Childhood Immunizations
Weight:
0.375
Quantity Price:
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
04/25/2012
Last Status Update:
02/08/2017
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