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Vaccination Database On YOUR Kids

vaccinationA new Colorado database tracking kids who have not been vaccinated is moving ahead in the state Legislature.  But the measure faces stiff opposition. Republicans gave the bill spirited opposition, saying a database could open the door to shaming parents who Continue reading

Fighting The Flu In Colorado

seasonal-flu-300Although the number of active cases of flu have dropped in Colorado, the state is still ranked as one of the hardest hit by the virus. According to the Center For Disease Control, 45 children nationwide have died of the flu in 2014-2015 season, while adults over the age of 65 have by far been hospitalized more than any other age group. The flu is Continue reading

Vaccination Bill Signed Into Law

vaccinationA modest attempt to boost Colorado vaccination rates has been signed into law.  Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper signed the new law yesterday. The measure requires schools and day care Continue reading