NORWALK, Conn., Jan. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Consultant Live, a leading online community for primary care clinicians, has introduced a series that focuses on hot button issues such as vaccination and circumcision that pediatricians and other providers who treat infants and young children face in daily practice.
Among the highlights:
- FluMist Not Effective vs. H1N1 (Maybe): What Next? What flu vaccine should you recommend this year for children over age 2? This article takes a look at the data.
- Circumcision and Vaccines: Twins Separated at Birth? If we had a vaccine that was as effective at reducing HIV infection as circumcision, it would be a recommended vaccine here in the US, argues this pediatrician.
- "HPV Vaccine for My Son? Not so Fast..." The mother of a 12-year-old boy resists your suggestion that he receive the HPV4 vaccine today. She asks 3 good questions. Do you know the answers?
- Varicella Vaccination Today, Lower Risk of Zoster Tomorrow The mother of a 12-month-old says she'd rather her son have the chickenpox than be vaccinated today.
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