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FDA Approves the Pfizer/BioNTech Booster for COVID-19 Vaccine: 10 Things to Know

On September 22, 2021, the FDA authorized a third dose or booster of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for certain individuals, and on September 23, the CDC officially recommended a booster...

Washing Your Hands: How a Simple Act Can Make a Difference

Hand hygiene has long been considered an important measure in preventing the transmission of germs, various diseases, and infections, but the COVID-19 pandemic has made even more people acutely aware...

Covid-19 and the Mental Health of Our Children

The pandemic has shifted all our lives off-balance, but many children have undergone extreme changes. Read more about how the pandemic has affected children's education, mental health, and more.

Transition Tips for Your Child's Return to School

As most school districts aim to fully reopen this fall, anxiety is high among many parents who find themselves wondering if the mental and physical benefits of returning to school...

Getting Back on Track With Immunizations

COVID-19 has disrupted many things, and after more than a year of adapting to pandemic life and juggling new routines, scheduling your children's annual immunization appointments might feel a bit...

How to Be Social Again Post-COVID

As COVID-19 cases drop down to manageable numbers and vaccinated people take off their masks, you might have mixed feelings about re-entering society.

Getting Back on Track After Pandemic Weight Gain

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted people's health, both mentally and physically. One of the most notable impacts of that is weight gain, which leads to many health problems in both...

Erasing the Stigma: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month is here again, and it's crucial, now more than ever, to explore the struggles, successes, and stories of those who have a mental illness. There still...

Vaccinate Your Way Back to Normal Life

Only a few months ago, life after COVID felt impossible to envision. But now, with everyone ages 16+ eligible for vaccination and the vaccine rollout progressing, it isn't just a...

The Facts About Asthma, COVID-19, and Seasonal Allergies

People who suffer from asthma may be concerned about their unique risk of contracting COVID-19. And now that allergy season is in full swing, distinguishing between symptoms can be extra...