There’s not only the problem of skipping childhood vaccines—there’s also risk from delaying immunizations. Yet a new study shows most doctors are willing to “spread out” vaccinations in order to ease the fears of parents who worry that too many vaccines can harm a child. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, there’s no evidence to back up those fears.
Health officials in Weld County say they’ve seen an increase in the number of cases of pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, this year.
A proposal to make it harder to send kids to school without their vaccines is up for a vote Thursday in a Colorado House committee.
Colorado health officials are hoping a new video will help families protect themselves against whooping cough.
We are heading into cold and flu season and there have been more than a thousand cases of whooping cough so far this year.
Weld County is warning parents about whooping cough cases.
The nation just suffered its worst year for whooping cough in nearly six decades, according to preliminary government figures.
Parents are being warned about the spread of whooping cough.
Colorado’s whooping cough epidemic is getting worse as health officials confirmed Monday there are now more than 1,000 cases in the state.
Colorado health officials are warning parents to be sure their children are fully immunized as whooping cough continues to be on the rise in Colorado.