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Safety & Prevention

Measles is Back in Portland

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

Modeling Bravery: Teach your child bravery when you get your flu shot!

This year Metropolitan Pediatrics is offering flu shots for parents and caregivers! Adults who model calm and brave behavior during... Read more ›

It’s Time to Schedule Your Flu Shot!

Flu season is on its way, and we want to help your family get ready! Our pediatricians recommend that everyone... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Tongue Tie

Q: I am having so much trouble with breastfeeding. She’s our second, and feeding is painful and very different from... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Preventing Measles in Little Ones

Q: The outbreak of measles in Clark County has me feeling terrified about taking my child into public spaces where... Read more ›

Measles FAQ

Over the past few weeks, our advice nurses and pediatricians have fielded hundreds of calls related to measles. Below are... Read more ›

Ask Dr. Doug: Play It Safe with Concussions

Q: My son plays soccer, and I worry all the time about concussions. I understand that there are some new... Read more ›

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 ›

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 ›

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