CFM Blog Category: Care for Children

The Importance of Getting a Flu Shot Every Year
The Importance of Getting a Flu Shot Every Year

Why Getting a Flu Shot is Important
Every year, millions of Americans get sick with influenza, also known as the flu. Since this illness is common, …

Back-to-School Checklist Should Include Vaccination
Back-to-School Checklist Should Include Vaccination

Parents want the best for their children – healthy and educated. Delaying or skipping vaccinations is harmful to your child’s health – and maybe education.
Lack …

The Importance of Being Vaccinated
The Importance of Being Vaccinated

Whether or not to vaccinate is a hot topic these days.  What was once viewed as a desperately needed rescue from devastating illnesses such as …

Teaching Your Child the Importance of Handwashing
Teaching Your Child the Importance of Handwashing

As the winter months approach, it’s particularly important for families with young children to ensure that everyone has good handwashing habits. With seasonal changes and …

The Importance of an Annual Physical Exam
The Importance of an Annual Physical Exam

Regardless of your age, gender, or lifestyle habits, an annual physical exam is a crucial part of your overall health. By visiting your primary care …

Flu Season Vaccines
Flu Season Vaccines

The Fall and Winter flu season is approaching and it’s time to get flu shots. Kids going back to school need to be especially careful …