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You Still Have To Finish Your Antibiotics, But Ask These Questions First

You Still Have To Finish Your Antibiotics, But Ask These Questions First

You’ve seen the labels on your antibiotic prescriptions: “FINISH ALL THIS MEDICATION unless otherwise directed by prescriber.” It’s been dogma for years, but this rule might not actually be the best way to prevent antibiotic resistance. But don’t throw out your half-used bottle of penicillin just yet.

Spacing Out Vaccines Isn’t Good For Kids

Spacing Out Vaccines Isn’t Good For Kids

Children get a lot of vaccines these days, which is a good thing: it means they’re protected against a lot of diseases. But some parents wonder if kids are getting too many shots all at once.