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Winter safety tips from Safe Kids DC

The Safe Kids DC team has a few winter safety tips to keep the children in your life safe outside, in the car and at home!

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Does my child really have a penicillin allergy?

Less than 10% of all people who report a penicillin allergy are truly allergic. Of those who are truly allergic to penicillin, over 80% will lose their allergic tendency over a period of ten years.

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QUIZ: Test your knowledge of pediatric pain medicine!

How much do you know about pain and pediatric pain medicine? Take our quiz and find out!

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Answers to your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine

Now that several coronavirus vaccines are becoming available, you probably have some questions about the vaccines and when you and your family can expect to receive them.

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Give back by donating blood

By donating blood you can help premature babies, patients with traumatic injuries, patients that need surgery or patients with blood disorders.