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Where can I find information on the benefits and risks of vaccinations?
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Dr. Douglas Tzanetos
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: VIS's
Vis = vaccine information sheets.
Federal law states that these sheets which contain information regarding benefits and risks for each vaccine be given to patients and parents at each vaccination. You can find vis sheets for all of the required childhood vaccines at http://www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/default.Htm.

In brief: VIS's
Vis = vaccine information sheets.
Federal law states that these sheets which contain information regarding benefits and risks for each vaccine be given to patients and parents at each vaccination. You can find vis sheets for all of the required childhood vaccines at http://www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/default.Htm.
Dr. Douglas Tzanetos
Dr. Douglas Tzanetos
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
In brief: Cdc.gov
The centers for disease control website and the american academy of pediatrics website both have accurate information on vaccines and the diseases they prevent.

In brief: Cdc.gov
The centers for disease control website and the american academy of pediatrics website both have accurate information on vaccines and the diseases they prevent.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Laura Webb
Pediatrics
In brief: Http://www.aap.org/immunization/
This site is reputable and answers many questions parents have about vaccines.

In brief: Http://www.aap.org/immunization/
This site is reputable and answers many questions parents have about vaccines.
Dr. Laura Webb
Dr. Laura Webb
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Dr. Michael Coogan
Pediatrics
In brief: Your pediatrician
Your pediatrician is your best source of immunization (vaccination) info.
He will be able to provide you with the vaccine information statements (viss) from the cdc, provide you with appropriate informed consent info, and discuss the extreme safety of today's vaccines against some of the deadliest childhood diseases. Please see: www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines to have all your questions answered.

In brief: Your pediatrician
Your pediatrician is your best source of immunization (vaccination) info.
He will be able to provide you with the vaccine information statements (viss) from the cdc, provide you with appropriate informed consent info, and discuss the extreme safety of today's vaccines against some of the deadliest childhood diseases. Please see: www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines to have all your questions answered.
Dr. Michael Coogan
Dr. Michael Coogan
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