April 27, 2016: Give it a Shot! Childhood Immunizations Offer Protection from Many Serious Illnesses

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. National Infant Immunization Week, taking place this week, is an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and celebrate the achievements of immunization programs and their partners in promoting healthy communities. Since 1994, hundreds of … Read More

August 5, 2015: Back-to-School Immunizations at the Health Department

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. It may still feel like summer, but the start of school is just around the corner. The first day of school in Carson City and Douglas County is August 17. School starts in neighboring Lyon County on August 18. That’s … Read More