You might remember several cases of the measles being reported in the local
news last year. For a preventable infectious disease, that’s concerning to
health officials, who say nearly 90 percent of 2010 measles cases resulted
from lack of vaccination.
Christine Jacobsen with Healthmart Pharmacy says back-to-school is a good
time for an immunization check-up.
Many Health Mart Pharmacies have certified immunization pharmacists on
staff to give your student his or her current vaccinations. Check to see if your
local health Mart pharmacy offers this service by visiting