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After going deaf as a child, musician and poet Josephine Dickinson made do with a hearing aid for five decades.
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The start of a new school year brings excitement. Hartselle City Schools' lead nurse, Jean Marie Davis, said a health challenge for parents starts with the Blue Card.
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One often-overlooked item to take care of: making sure students have all of the vaccinations required to attend school in the fall.
14 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Children who may need vaccines are kindergartners and 7th graders. Kindergartners need boosters for tetanus and polio.
There is no use avoiding them as you will eventually cross paths with them; if not once like chicken pox, intermittently and repeatedly like the flu.
ALBUQUERQUE >> Federal authorities said this week that they resumed deporting immigrants housed at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia after a quarantine stemming from a few cases of chickenpox was lifted.
LAS CRUCES >> A couple of hours after she went hiking in the Dona Ana Mountains in December of 2012, Emily Chaddock began to feel an itch around her spine.
August not only marks the beginning of school in North Carolina, but it is also recognized as National Immunization Awareness Month.
Immigration authorities say deportations of detainees at a temporary New Mexico center have resumed after the quarantine over chickenpox recently was lifted.
The sight of kids, backpacks and school buses in mid-August may not feel right, but state health officials are using the back-to-school season to remind parents to get their children vaccinated .
As children start heading back to school, the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is reminding parents to include immunizations on their back-to-school checklists, whether their children are heading for elementary school, high school or college.
Ah, back-to-school. The yearly ritual is just a few weeks away. In preparation for the big "first day," parents are rounding up mounds of school Remember health when planning for back-to-school Ah, back-to-school.
The Livingston County Department of Public Health holds walk-in immunization clinics from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month at the health department, 2300 E. Grand River Ave. in Genoa Township.
Whether they've had shingles or not, adults age 60 and older should get the shingles vaccine , according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:27 pm
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