Recognize the Signs of Whooping Cough

For a newborn, something as minor as the common cold can turn into serious health complications. Whooping cough is an infection adults can contract and spread to children easily. It starts off as a cold but can be very dangerous to infants. You could have whooping cough (also referred to as Pertussis) and may not even realize it until symptoms worsen, which is why it’s important to be able to recognize the signs of whooping cough. What is Whooping Cough? {Read More}

Immunizing Your Child: Your Choice

It’s a controversial topic, whether or not to vaccine your child. While some parents vaccinate their children without hesitation others prefer doing a little research before making that decision. Regardless, immunizing your child is an important decision that you will need to make before your child is born because most babies (considering the health and if they are full-term or preemie) will receive an initial Hepatitis vaccine at the hospital unless you choose not to. Because my daughter was premature {Read More}