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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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Concussion prevention: 10 questions to ask youth sports coaches

Parents need do their homework and ask coaches questions about how they handle head safety.

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Sports safety for young athletes

With sports starting up for schools across the country, fall is a good time to get serious about sports safety.

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Sports-related eye injuries

Every 13 minutes, an emergency department in the United States treats a child with a sports-related eye injury.