One-third of American parents say they won’t get their children vaccinated for the flu this year, according to the National Poll on Children’s Health. For all ages, but especially kids, getting the flu shot during the COVID-19 pandemic is more important than ever. Last year, 188 children died of the flu, although the CDC claims that number is likely much higher. Ideally, parents should have their children vaccinated by the end of October.
That’s Gotta Hurt
The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever
Through the stories of a dozen athletes whose injuries and recovery advanced the field (including Joan Benoit, Michael Jordan, Brandi Chastain, and Tommy John), Dr. Geier explains how sports medicine makes sports safer for the pros, amateurs, student-athletes, and weekend warriors alike.Get the Book