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Measles Cases Confirmed in Multnomah County

The best way to protect your kids from vaccine-preventable diseases like measles is to make sure they’re immunized on schedule.... Read more ›

Local Measles Activity Increases

The best way to protect your kids from vaccine-preventable diseases like measles is to make sure they’re immunized on schedule.... Read more ›

Confirmed Cases of Measles in Oregon & Washington

The best way to protect your kids from vaccine-preventable diseases like measles is to make sure they’re immunized on schedule. MMR is... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Positive Parenting

Q: I recently read online that the American Academy of Pediatrics now strongly recommends against spanking. My parents are always... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: The All-Too-Common Cold

Q: My child started preschool this year, and it seems like he’s constantly sick. What do you think about over-the-counter... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Eczema, the Itch That Rashes

Q: My 9-month-old baby has pretty bad eczema. Is it painful? She seems to be scratching all the time, even... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Typical Toddler Behavior or ADHD?

Q: We have a very rambunctious 3-year-old. I know that’s pretty normal for this age, but he doesn’t seem able... Read more ›

Metropolitan Pediatrics is FLU ready!

Flu season is on its way, and we want to help you get ready! Vaccination helps limit the chance of... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Food Allergies & School

Q: My child has a severe peanut allergy, and I’m nervous about leaving her with caregivers, like her teachers, when she... Read more ›

Confirmed Case of Measles in Portland-area Traveler

8/21/18 Update The Oregon Health Authority confirmed a second, related case in the Portland metro area. If you crossed paths,... Read more ›

Air Quality Advisory for Portland Metro Area & SW Washington

With wildfires blazing in nearly every direction, local air conditions have now reached unhealthy levels for everyone. Yesterday the Oregon... Read more ›

MORE Good Day Oregon: Resilience

In this segment, Dr. Kristan Collins discusses resilience and how this ability helps kids (and adults!) bounce back from challenge... Read more ›

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