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January 2015

Measles in Marin - 2 cases confirmed

We were notified by the Marin County Health Department yesterday that two cases of measles have been confirmed in Marin. Read more about the cases in the Marin IJ article here. Both cases occurred in children who were unvaccinated. These children had been exposed outside of Marin and were not in contact with any children at their school during the period that they could have transmitted the disease.
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Posted: 1/30/2015 1:43:14 PM by | with 0 comments


Disneyland Measles Outbreak Reaches the Bay Area

There has been a great deal of news about the measles outbreak that began at Disneyland in December. This week, we learned of nine cases of measles in three Bay Area counties - click here to read the news article about these cases. Fortunately, there are no cases in Marin yet. Doctors and hospitals all over California, including Tamalpais Pediatrics, are preparing and educating ourselves to recognize and treat any measles patients we might see.
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Posted: 1/24/2015 1:45:48 PM by | with 0 comments


ADHD/ADD Class - Thursday, January 22 - Novato

Just a reminder that Joseph Gumina, PhD from the Kalmanovitz Child Development Center will be presenting "ADD/ADHD: What it is, What it isn't and How is it Treated?" in our Novato office at 6:00PM. Please call the office to RSVP if you would like to attend.
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Posted: 1/21/2015 1:53:12 PM by | with 0 comments


Monday - MLK Day - Regular Hours

We hope that you are all enjoying the weekend. We wanted to let you all know that both of our offices will be open on Monday, January 19th, Martin Luther King Day.

We hope that you and your family are having a relaxing and fun weekend. Stay healthy!
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Posted: 1/17/2015 1:55:05 PM by | with 0 comments


New Patient Education Class - ADD/ADHD

We are happy to announce that this month we will be adding a new patient education class to our calendar. ‚Äč

The class will be on Thursday, January 22 at 6:00 PM in our Novato office. Joseph Gumina, PhD from the Kalmanovitz Center for Child Development will be presenting "ADD/ADHD: What it is, What it isn't and How is it Treated?" Click here for a flyer with more information.
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Posted: 1/14/2015 1:56:10 PM by | with 0 comments


Measles in Disneyland

The California Department of Public Health has put out a Health Advisory about 7 confirmed cases of Measles so far this year in California. All of the cases were in children and adults who had visited Disneyland between December 17th and 20th. Six of the people who were infected were unimmunized, including two infants who were too young to receive the MMR vaccine. There are three additional California residents who are being tested for Measles as well.
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Posted: 1/8/2015 1:59:54 PM by | with 0 comments