Immunizations have a long history of preventing the spread of dangerous diseases—including measles, whooping cough and polio. Even during COVID-19 pandemic, it's important to stay up-to-date on vaccines.
As mental health needs rise among teens, the Latinx community continues to face treatment disparities. A new Teen Line pilot program in East Los Angeles is trying to stand in the gap and build inroads among Latinx youth through peer mental health support.
Enteroviruses are common, especially among young children, but most cases do not require medical intervention. Cedars-Sinai pediatrician Dr. Daniel Maghen explains enteroviruses and how to treat them in children.