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March 16th, 2010, 10:41 AM
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Yes I am a bad mother. I have noticed on certain peoples profiles/sites that toddlers get vaxed at 15 months & 18 months.

I thought it was only for 18 month toddlers? If so then my bubs is late on his shots and that is not ok with me

Does anybody know?
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March 16th, 2010, 11:10 AM
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I thought it was vaccinations at 15 months, not 18...now I'm confused, lol. We're breaking up the 15 month shots, so my DS will get shots at both the 15 and the 18 month appointments, so may be other moms are breaking up those shots too.
Please don't think that you're a bad mom! I've got two boys and I still find all these rules confusing. As long as your DS gets his shots, its ok if they aren't exactly "on time".
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March 16th, 2010, 02:08 PM
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According to The Vaccine Book by Dr Sears at 15 months the child gets HIB and Pc. At 18 months they get DTaP, Polio, Hep A, and Flu. The book was released in 2007.
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March 17th, 2010, 12:27 AM
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Layne got shots at his 15mos appt but I can't think right now which ones he got.

Here is a schedule
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/recs/sch...chedule-pr.pdf
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