Did you know? The Canadian publicly funded health care system offers protection against 13 vaccine-preventable diseases, Tuberculosis (TB) protection in certain areas and Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for older children. Click the links below to learn more about each one:21
- Hepatitis B
- Pneumococcal Disease
- Haemophilus influenzae Type B (Hib)
- Meningococcal Disease
- Human Papillomavirus
21 Public Health Agency of Canada. Vaccine-Preventable Diseases. http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/im/vpd-mev/index-eng.php. Accessed April 4, 2016.
Similar Related Posts:
- January 29, 2018
5 Ways to Master the Diaper Change
Changing baby's bum a billion times a day (or so it feels sometimes) may not be your favourite way to spend time with your wee one. But we’ve got some diaper changing techniques, tips, and tricks up our sleeves that will help keep your little one's bum covered.
- July 5, 2017
Potty Training Tips from a Parent Who Has Been There
My first child was ridiculously difficult to potty train. My second was one of those magical unicorn toddlers who potty-trained herself in a couple of days. My third is proving to be a tough nugget. Which is why I’m all about anything and everything that can make the process of potty training a teensy bit easier.
- May 15, 2017
The Measles Virus Does Not Care About Your Vaccination Politics
There was a case of measles at my sons' school this spring.