Pediatrics specialist: How to keep kids healthy at school – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Dr. Suzanne Grannan, a pediatrics specialist, will be a guest on Thursday night’s “Education Spotlight” on WISH-TV.

The half-hour special airs starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The special will be available after airing on WISHTV.com and the WISH-TV YouTube page.

The pediatrics specialist works with Community Health Network’s Geist Family Medicine. In advance of Thursday’s airing, she shared some tips on how to keep kids health at school.

Stay up-to-date on immunizations

Getting routine childhood vaccines — including the flu and COVID-19 shots — is one of the best things anyone can do to protect children against the spread of infectious diseases. The pandemic has caused a significant drop in the number of children who received their vaccines on time, so vaccinations have become even more important.

Wash hands frequently

Handwashing with soap and water for at least 20 seconds is one of the easiest ways

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