• Ready for School

    August is National Immunization Month! Look at the charts indicating the vaccination schedule for children. It can be found at the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices website at www.cdc.gov/nip/acip. Emphasize the importance of proper hand washing to avoid getting the many infections that run through school populations. Read the full article

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  • Prevention First

    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!  This is a saying that has existed for centuries. August is National Immunization Awareness Month,  a reminder that people of all ages require timely vaccinations to protect their health. Southwest Georgia Health District Immunization Coordinator Nikki Wilson said. “Vaccines are our best defense against vaccine-preventable […]

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