Monthly Archives: February 2015

American Academy of Pediatrics President Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Against Measles

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Here at Legacy Pediatrics, we choose to not allow patients into our practice whose parents refuse vaccination.

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Reasons Why My Grandmother Was So Smart

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I had a great relationship with my paternal grandmother. I was one of 6 grandkids and the “chosen one”. My brothers and cousins would all agree that I was my grandmother’s favorite. I think it was because I was born on my grandfather’s 60th birthday and I spent many wonderful days at their house just hanging out. As I grew up, I knew my grandmother was a cool lady and she lead by example; I learned a lot from her and I continue to realize how smart she was. As a mom and a pediatrician I use her sage advice every day. Let me tell you why I think she knew what she was talking about.

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