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As with previous years, our physicians strongly recommend the flu vaccine for all children.  You may arrange for your child to receive this important prevention by calling our office and scheduling a visit to our flu vaccine clinic or by asking ...

Although many of our patients choose to have their annual checkup done near their birthday, others like to group their family’s well visits together, often based around the school year.  For many parents, this is a great way to keep up ...

Over the past few weeks the news media has been paying more attention to Norovirus and many of our patients and their parents have questions about this infection.  Some people fear that this is a new or very dangerous infection in light of all ...

Influenza (“The Flu”) has started to hit Memphis over the past few weeks.  We are certainly not seeing epidemic type numbers, but we are seeing a few cases each day in the office.  Remember that the flu is an illness usually ...

Now is the time to make sure that you and your family are protected against the flu during the upcoming winter season.Influenza (“the flu”) is an illness characterized by high fever, body aches, headache and cough. It typically lasts 5-7 ...

The time is here for thinking about the flu vaccine for you and your kids.  Again the CDC is recommending flu vaccines for everyone but more strongly for kids under five years, senior citizens, pregnant women and people with chronic illness ...