Vaccines That All Children Should Have

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Family & Sports Medicine Dr. Edward D. Snell from Cranberry Township joined KDKA’s Rob Pratte Saturday morning to discuss what vaccines are important for children to have.

Snell said that the most important vaccines children entering school should obtain are Hepatitis B, Tetanus and the Influenza vaccine.

He said they prevent diseases that can and have killed many people over time. They also discuss how important it is for pregnant women to have vaccines in order to keep babies from acquiring disease.

Listen to Rob Pratte every Saturday morning beginning at 5 a.m. on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA.

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