Many of the pediatric deaths and critical illnesses in the 2009-2010 H1N1 influenza pandemic occurred among children who acquired antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections in addition to being infected with that flu virus, a study in the journal Pediatrics reports. To read an article in the Washington Post about the findings, click here.
The Hawaii Immunization Coalition is a 501(c)3 statewide community-based organization working to ensure all of Hawaii’s families are appropriately vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
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- Visiting your local healthcare provider will ensure that you are up to date on your vaccines. Another place to get… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 days ago
- 👀 spotted! The HIC board representing #immunizehawaii for the immunization conference in Nevada! Thank you Immunize… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 3 days ago