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Q&A: Is it safe to give my child Tamiflu?

There’s been a lot of news lately about the dangerous side effects of Tamiflu. Dr. Lee Beers answers a reader’s question about the drug’s safety.

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Q&A: How can I protect my family from the flu?

It’s been a difficult flu season and many children are falling severely ill – even though they’ve gotten the flu shot.

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Spotting the difference between a common cold and RSV

Even if it seems like a common cold it could actually be RSV bronchiolitis. Look out for these symptoms.

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Fall respiratory challenges for kids

At this time of year, we see a wave of children with respiratory challenges – such as asthma and bronchiolitis – coming to us for help.

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5 reasons your child should get the flu vaccine every year

Here are five reasons why the flu vaccine is essential for children – even for those who are generally healthy.