Add this to your back-to-school list — new mandatory shots for 7th & 12th graders

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Parents of 7th and 12th graders need to add a doctor visit to their back-to-school list because the Ohio Department of Health has added meningitis as a required immunization. Fox 8's Kristi Capel found out from Dr. Christine Alexander, Chair of Department of Family Medicine at Metrohealth Medical Center, why health experts felt it was time to make this shot required for middle and high school students.

Click here to learn more about the Ohio Department of Health's new meningitis immunization schedule.

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