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2021
December
02,
2021
| 10:18 AM America/Chicago
By Diane Arnaout, M.D.Wheeeeeeeeee---oooohhhhhh.I don't know how else to start this respectful and loving post for our immune system other than with a joyful and exhausted noise.Your kids are so sick (so often) right now that I lately find myself rea...
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November
05,
2021
| 09:20 AM America/Chicago
By Justin Smith, M.D. aka The Doc SmittyThere’s been a ton of surprises related to the COVID pandemic and skipping flu season last year was another one I never saw coming.Masks and social distancing definitely played a role but the absolute lack of c...
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August
25,
2021
| 14:11 PM America/Chicago
By Justin Smith, M.D., aka The Doc SmittyOur kids are back to school!The beginning of a new school year has a ton of opportunity, some excitement and some nerves. And this year there’s probably a little extra floating around.And while we’re all think...
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2016
November
22,
2016
| 10:58 AM America/Chicago
Just in time for the holidays a reader wrote in with this question: “My friend...was told by her grandson’s pediatrician that her grandchildren who are vaccinated should never be around any unvaccinated children. Well, the parents of her other...
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