• Bacterial vs. Viral & Antibiotics

    Allergy & Immunology, Children's Health/Pediatrics

    January 27, 2016

    It’s hard to see your child suffer through an illness; many parents ask their doctor to prescribe an antibiotic.  But that’s not always the answer. Pediatrician Margaret Scandura, MD, explains.

    • HPV Vaccination: It Prevents Cancer

      Prevention of HPV infections and the associated cancers is very effective. When groups of individuals who received HPV vaccine were studied, it has been reported that 97% developed antibodies to the specific viruses.

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    • Stop Cancer with the HPV Vaccine

      The HPV vaccine is recommended for boys and girls beginning at age 11. This is important because it has been proven to prevent certain forms of cancer. Hear more from Bassett’s chief of pediatrics Dr. Philip Heavner.

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