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September 28, 2011 | Mary, 9-year-old TCPA patient

After a bad case of the flu, Mary, a 9-year-old patient, wrote about her experience. See the original handwritten letter below. Special thanks to Mary for sharing her story.

September 21, 2011 | Dr. William T. Shearer, Chief Of Allergy & Immunology

Today marks a very special day for me, Texas Children's and the whole Houston community. Forty years ago, a boy was born whose life and death would impact millions of lives throughout the world.Bubble-Boy-David-Vetter-With-Dr-William-Shearer-In-1979

September 20, 2011 | 1126

September 15, 2011 | 1126

In 1998, Andrew Wakefield and 12 other co-investigators published a paper in the prestigious British medical journal, the Lancet, and asserted that the MMR vaccine was linked to autism. The small study of merely 12 children set off a national firestorm in the U.K. and suddenly thousands of British patients were refusing to vaccinate their children with the MMR vaccine which protects against measles, mumps and rubella.

September 14, 2011 | Parth Subhash Mehta, MD1126