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Scream #159: Combination adolescent vaccine trials - Vaccine Research Library

Would You Drive A Car That Failed 50% of the Time? CDC & Flu Shots. - Age of Autism


Infant reported as first whooping cough death for Kern County in 2016

VAXXED Bigtree V Pan (video)

Find out where VAXXED is playing near you! The most censored film of 2016 is now touring America - Age of Autism

VAXXED in San Francisco by Kent Heckenlively - Age of Autism

Vaccine 'training' for doctors is nothing more than obedience indoctrination ... Doctors are never even told that Thimerosal is mercury

Merck to expand Cali viral and gene therapy plant - Germany's Merck has announced its intention to expand its viral and gene therapy production facility in Carlsbad, California.

Flu Vaccines Help Unborn Children as Well as Pregnant Women - A large study done over nine flu seasons found that infants born to women vaccinated for the flu during pregnancy have a lower risk of infection.
   
CDC Whistleblower to Extend MMR Vaccine Fraud

Mumps outbreak among vaccinated Harvard students? How can that be?

Sanofi CEO: Vaccines business 'continues to deliver' with Q1 sales up 8.2%

Blockbuster Hollywood Screenwriter to Create Vaccines Autism Movie

FDA Pushes Back Dynavax’s HEPLISAV-B PDUFA Date

Numerous Factors Influence Healthcare Professionals' Decisions About Influenza Vaccination

Italy confirms case of H7N7 High Pathogenic avian influenza in laying birds

e-Health technology increases flu vaccination rates among college students

Texas Medical Board (TMB) personnel face damage claim for illegally trying to search and seize medical records. by Richard Jaffe JD

Why Pfizer Is Loving the Weak Dollar - Pfizer shareholders can finally count the dollar as a friend instead of foe

Study: 30% of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions unnecessary

Unvaccinated students in schools on the rise - The state law allows students to be exempt from vaccinations for medical or religious reasons

A Baltimore biotech firm is developing a Zika vaccine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Showcases its Broad Pipeline of DNA-based Immunotherapies, Vaccines and dMAbs at the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy - Worldwide Scientific Forum Selects Inovio’s Ebola Vaccine Challenge Results for its Presidentia

Pediatricians call on governor for review of shaken baby cases

500 mn at risk of contracting Zika in Americas

CDC: Providers should consider Zika in returning US travelers
   
Increased risk of influenza

Pharmacist flu vaccination attracts younger adults: study

Uganda: KCCA Selling Government Yellow Fever Vaccines
  
Bird Flu Found in Missouri Turkey Flock

Pediatric Vaccines Market, Company Sales & Forecast - Key Players are Merck, Novartis & Pfizer - Research and Markets

Oxford doctor Waney Squire vows to fight suspension over 'shaken baby' trial evidence

Ottawa high school student presents cancer-fighting vaccine at national science fair

SELLAS Life Sciences Announces Positive WT1 Cancer Vaccine (galinpepimut-S) Clinical Results at the 13th International Conference of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig)

Study Sees Way to Limit Mosquitoes’ Ability to Spread Zika - Presence of Wolbachia bacterium in the insects seen limiting their ability to transmit the rapidly spreading virus

Ebola Vaccine: Promising Phase I Trials

Flu Scan for May 04, 2016 - Avian flu in Missouri turkeys; H5N6 case in China; Flu vaccine and premature birth; Global flu activity

News Scan for May 04, 2016 - Ebola spread in households; ESBL colonization

 

QU students join drive for immunisation awareness

Organised by the QU health cluster in celebration of the International Immunisation Week, the event aimed to increase public awareness on issues, ...

Testing of Zika Vaccine to Start in September

Testing a potential vaccine for the Zika virus will start in September, Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious ...

Hopewell Health Center partners with Perry County Health Department

Cindy Dew, Public Health Nurse with the Health Department along with ... The Perry County Health Department is scheduling vaccine appointments ...

Report: Stronger recommendations for HPV vax 'drastically' improved teen rates

A new report from the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) in Ohio has shown that, after a self-audit for teenage HPV vaccination ...

Americans aren't very concerned about Zika just yet

Two years ago, Americans worried about Ebola, and concern grew after the African-based illness came to the United States. Now, with another virus, ...

Outbreak of whooping cough at southwest Calgary school

Whooping cough or pertussis is a bacterial infection that causes severe coughing that lasts for weeks. It can lead to pneumonia, convulsions, brain ...

Flu strikes fewer infants when pregnant women get vaccinated

But overall, just 10 percent of mothers reported getting the flu vaccine ... Dr. Matthew Kronman, an infectious disease specialist at Seattle Children's ...

Ebola vaccine: Promising phase I trials

Addo is convinced, "With this, a single vaccine could provide lasting protection against Ebola." The infectious disease specialist, who works for the ...

Whooping cough outbreak at Calgary Waldorf School prompts reminder to vaccinate kids

Alberta offers pertussis immunizations for free through the province's routine ... Health officials plan to offer additional immunization to students at the ...

Whooping cough outbreak at Calgary school

Alberta Health Services has declared an outbreak of whooping cough, also known as pertussis, at a school in Cougar Ridge. Whooping cough is a ...

Whooping cough outbreak at Calgary's Waldorf School

CALGARY Alberta Health Services declared an outbreak of whooping cough (pertussis) at a private school in Calgary's southwest Tuesday.

HPV vaccination rates for boys in Nova Scotia climbing, province says

Nova Scotian boys are getting the HPV vaccine at the same high rate as girls, the province's chief public health officer says.

Terrorism talk dominates opening of African parliament

Foh also thanked the international community for helping his country eradicate the Ebola virus, which had spread throughout Sierra Leone, killing ...

Whooping Cough outbreak at Waldorf School

Officials say eight of 19 cases of whooping cough, or pertussis, in the city so far this year are being linked to the school. A total of 59 cases reported in ...

Miss. Health Dept. quarantines four for measles

Mississippi officials are monitoring four residents exposed to measles in Tennessee. The health department says in a statement the four are under ...

Early warning: Current Japanese encephalitis vaccine might not protect

Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) is the leading cause of viral encephalitis (infection of the brain) in Asia. There is no specific treatment for Japanese ...

Early warning: Current Japanese encephalitis vaccine might not protect

Early warning: Current Japanese encephalitis vaccine might not protect ... Nor is it clear how much of a public health threat G5 strains are at present, ...

Discredited anti-vaccine doc Andrew Wakefield to get Hollywood treatment with new film

A wealth of gold-standard studies back up the scientific consensus that vaccines do not cause autism. Vaccines avert between 2 and 3 million deaths ...

Measles outbreak spreads to Northland

An outbreak of measles in Waikato has spread to Northland, with one confirmed case so far. The patient was one of 5000 people at a kapahaka ...

Assistant coach John Rhodes takes part in Pittsburgh City Council Proclamation on Oral Cancer ...

In 2014, only 27% of girls and 21.8% of boys ages 14-17 had completed the 3-dose HPV vaccine series in the Pittsburgh region. This data was ...

Health officials put 4 under home quarantine for measles

The Mississippi residents had been exposed to measles in Shelby County. It shares a border with north Mississippi and is experiencing an outbreak ...

As Deveaux reacts to British Press... APC Koroma Gov't

... Ebola money but that these lapses have been rectified with the provision of supporting documents where necessary to substantiate expenditure and ...

Chickenpox outbreak reported at Buncombe school

ASHEVILLE - Buncombe school officials are notifying parents after five cases of chickenpox were reported at the Nesbitt Discovery Academy.

Health minister Jane Ellison "vaccination is not a silver bullet" as call to roll out Men B programme ...

Health Minister and Battersea MP Jane Ellison has rejected calls to extend a vaccination programme for Meningitis B to children up to the age of 11.

Teachers make time for Ebola and other current events

Worrisome current events, such as the Ebola outbreak in 2014, provide ... Understanding how teachers dealt with Ebola can help inform efforts for ...

State Health Officials Quarantine Children Exposed to Measles

Measles, a potentially deadly virus, is knocking at Mississippi's back door according to a state health official. As MPB's Desare Frazier reports, officials ...

Liberia: Prevail, LCP Certificate Field Workers

The Liberia Crusaders for Peace (LCP) partnership with the Partnership for Ebola Virus Study in Liberia (PREVAIL) has begun certificating dozens of ...

Pediatric Vaccines Market, Company Sales & Forecast - Key Players are Merck, Novartis & Pfizer ...

Pediatric vaccines are used in the prevention of numerous diseases, such as Hepatitis- A and -B. Measles, Influenza, Polio, Tetanus, and Diphtheria.

Study: Flu vaccine for pregnant women a 'public health priority'

Study: Flu vaccine for pregnant women a 'public health priority' ... American Academy of Pediatrics and American Congress of Obstetricians and ...

Canadian Vaccination Programs Encouraged to Extend HPV Vaccine to Males

An analysis has recommended expanding human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programs to include males in Canada because it will help protect ...

Study: Moms who get flu shot while pregnant provide significant protection to newborn

SALT LAKE CITY - Babies whose moms get flu vaccinations while pregnant have a significantly reduced risk of acquiring influenza during their first six ...

Vaccinating Pregnant Women Against the Flu Protects Their Infants

Elk Grove Village, IL(ENEWSPF)May 3, 2016. Infants born to pregnant women vaccinated against the flu during pregnancy are significantly less ...

New polio vaccine safe: Dr. Herath

The new polio vaccine introduced to Sri Lanka on April 30 is completely safe and will protect children from polio, Health Services Director General Dr.

Whooping cough outbreak

They said the illness, also known as pertussis, usually begins with a runny nose and cough. That cough may occur more often and become more ...

No Confirmed Measles Cases in Mississippi; Health Dept. Takes Precautions

The Mississippi Department of Health is monitoring four unimmunized Mississippi residents who were exposed to measles in Shelby County, ...

Ebola vaccinePromising phase I trials

A colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealing some of the ultrastructural morphology displayed by an Ebola virus virion. Credit: ...

Dengue Vaccine Performs Well in Small Clinical Trial

The TV003 vaccine, developed by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, contains live, attenuated viral particles of the 4 ...

Ebola vaccine: Promising phase I trials

IMAGE: This is a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealing some of the ultrastructural morphology displayed by an Ebola virus ...

EU to Provide $3.5Mln in Humanitarian Aid for Polio Vaccination in Syria

MOSCOW (Sputnik) The European Commission announced on Tuesday it would provide 3 million euros ($3.5 million) to the polio vaccination ...

Public Health Wales vaccinates 270 people at primary school in Gelligaer after more cases of ...

Over 200 pupils and adults have been vaccinated against hepatitis A, after two more cases of the infection were confirmed at a school in Gelligaer.

HPV vaccination rates for boys in Nova Scotia climbing, province says

HPV vaccination rates for boys in Nova Scotia climbing, province says ... the vaccine at the same rate as girls, the province's chief public health officer ...

Boone County rabies clinic upcoming

Cost of the one year rabies vaccination for dogs and cats is $11 each. A three-year rabies vaccination will be available at a reduced price, but proof of ...

Rabies clinic set

FORT PLAIN - A rabies vaccination clinic will take place today at the Minden town barn from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and May 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at the ...

Sierra Leone News:Radisson Blu wins African Excellence Award

... said he was very happy for the recognition they have again received for keeping the hotel in high standard in Sierra Leone during the ebola crisis.

Liberia and Guinea discharge final Ebola patients in latest flare-up and begin 42 days of ...

uni1462226944 Liberia's and Guinea's last known Ebola patients in a latest flare-up of the disease that hit both countries have now been discharged.

Rs 8.8m aid package released for slain polio workers

Rs 8.8m aid package released for slain polio workers ... workers Sitara Gul and Kaneez Nargis, who were killed last year during anti-polio campaign in ...

How to prevent a dog attack

If the dog is immunised the patient is given a tetanus vaccination and the ... He added that whether or not a person received the rabies vaccination ...

Sierra Leone News:Sino-Africa cooperationMore health support

Feng Yong explained that during the ebola outbreak in West Africa more than 1200 health professionals were sent to 3 countries, Guinea, Liberia and ...

$10 Million Available in Cooperative Agreements for Increasing HPV Vaccine Coverage

This funding opportunity is open to state, county, city, township and special district governments; eligibility is limited to the current Immunization ...

4 Mississippians may have been exposed to measles, health officials say

Measles is a respiratory disease caused by a virus and spread through the air, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Measles ...

Pregnant mums pass on flu immunisation to their babies

Pregnant mums who have the flu jab protect their baby from the bug for the first ... The flu jab is available every year on the NHS to protect adults and ...

Pregnant Mom's Flu Shot Confers Protection for Newborns Too, Study Finds

vaccination-pregnancy Women who get vaccinated for flu during pregnancy not only reduce their risk for contracting flu virus and the serious ...

Candidate Ebola therapy fails to improve survival in clinical trial

Since the study was conducted on patients with advanced Ebola, the drug may be effective in those with less severe disease, researchers say.

Pharmacy Immunizations Have Improved Flu Vaccine Uptake

Only 36% of adults aged 64 years or younger were immunized against influenza in 2013. Nevertheless, vaccination rates in this group have surged ...

Vaccine refusal key factor in measles, pertussis risk

Refusal to receive vaccination is associated with an increased risk for measles and pertussis, according to a report published in JAMA. Lead author ...

Communication for Development Officer (Routine Immunization & New Vaccines)

Communication for Development Officer (Routine Immunization & New Vaccines), NOB (Temporary Appointment - 364 days), New Delhi (This ...

Does This Upstart Pose a Threat to GlaxoSmithKline?

GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) generates more than $1.2 billion per quarter selling vaccines that are used to treat infectious disease, and one of ...

First Lady Visits WAIS As Students Take Vaccination Against Measles, Rubella

The First Lady of the Islamic Republic of The Gambia and founder of the Operation Save the Children Foundation (OSCF), on Friday morning joined ...

Liberia Successfully Introduces a Vaccine Against Cervical Cancer

Jamese a fourth grade student aged 10 from Ganta United Methodist School who was the first girl to receive the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine ...

EU supports polio vaccinations in Syria with 3 mn euro

BRUSSELS, May 3 (KUNA) -- The European Commission announced Tuesday that it is contributing 3 million euro for a UNICEF and World Health ...

PNoy: Poor can now access health care services

The President was guest of honor and speaker during the National Launching of the Expanded Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccination Program in ...

Sensible, informed debate can ensure vaccines deliver on their huge promise, experts agree

David Sinclair is director at UK think tank the International Longevity Centre, which has launched the European Adult Immunization Hub, supported by ...

9 year-old thanks PNOY for HPV vaccine

President Aquino personally witnessed when Carillo received the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccine from Health Secretary Janette Garin during ...

Uganda: 10 Arrested Over Polio Immunisation

Our children are protected by God and we don't need polio vaccines," she said. The officials also forcefully gained entry into the homes of Tabliq ...

Learn the Facts: New 9vHPV Vaccination

The Centers for Disease Control is now recommending that all pre-teens receive a 9-valent vaccine to protect against the human papillomavirus (HPV) ...

Expectant Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2

In addition, the babies born to mothers immunized during pregnancy had an 80 percent reduction in flu-related hospitalizations, the study found.

Expectant Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that all pregnant women receive the flu vaccine to protect both the mother and the ...

Vaccination during pregnancy cuts baby's flu risk, finds study

New York: Mothers who take flu vaccinations during pregnancy can significantly reduce the risk of their babies acquiring influenza during their first six ...

Harvard Students Still Suffer From Mumps Outbreak Despite Vaccination

Dr. Amesh Adalja, a specialist in infectious disease and a senior associate at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, supports this statement.

Health agency urges Halton parents to ensure youngsters have MMR vaccine

Public Health England (PHE) has urged Halton parents to make sure their children receive the MMR vaccination. The programme, which aims to ...

Free Tdap vaccines for uninsured adults

With a recent surge in whooping cough cases in the county, Teton County Public Health is offering free vaccines for uninsured adults at the St. John's ...

Is the end in sight for meningitis?

Whilst rates of meningitis A have fallen drastically, cases will return if national immunization programs fail to include the vaccine into their routine ...

Policy: Security spending must cover disease outbreaks

These crises are not rare Lassa fever, Ebola virus, Middle East respiratory syndrome, H1N1 influenza and severe acute respiratory syndrome ...

NAI titers better predict influenza protection

... to researchers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. ... after vaccination, and as a critical target in future vaccine platforms.

EU supports UNICEF and WHO with 3 million in humanitarian aid for polio vaccinations in Syria

Today the European Commission has announced 3 million in humanitarian funding for a UNICEF and World Health Organisation-led nationwide ...

A Flu Shot During Pregnancy Protects Babies From Flu Up To 6 Months Later

Babies can't get the flu vaccine until they turn 6 months old even though children and infants die every year from the flu. But that doesn't meant ...

Did The CDC Censor Vaxxed? Watergate Rising Report 4

The listserv acts as an early warning system that sounds the alarm whenever the potent conspiracy theory that autism can be caused by vaccination ...

Sutton parents urged to vaccinate children following 'serious' measles outbreak

Sutton Council has written to parents urging them to ensure their children have been vaccinated following a serious" measles outbreak in London.

Sutton parents urged to vaccinate children following 'serious' measles outbreak

Sutton Council has written to parents urging them to ensure their children have been vaccinated following a serious" measles outbreak in London.

Is the end in sight for meningitis?

Vital Signs is a monthly program bringing viewers health stories from around the world. (CNN) Each year, millions are at risk of outbreaks of meningitis ...

Civil Society Expresses Concern Over Polio Budget Cut

The non-governmental organisation described the decision taken during the world polio eradication week as counterproductive in the efforts to ...

One in five rheumatoid arthritis patients missing recommended flu jab

Research from The University of Manchester has found a shortfall in the uptake of influenza and pneumococcal vaccinations among those diagnosed ...

Vaccination during pregnancy cuts baby's flu risk

Health records showed that 97 percent of flu cases occurred in infants ... need for getting more pregnant women immunised as a public health priority.

Ebola, drought, commodity price slump dent Sub-Saharan Africa economic growth

Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa will likely slow this year to its weakest in nearly two decades, hurt by a slump in commodity prices, the Ebola ...

Flu vaccination during pregnancy protects infants in early life

Researchers say that flu vaccination coverage for pregnant women is still too low. Based on their results, the study authors cite flu immunization during ...

PubMed

Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 May 2:1-18. [Epub ahead of print]. Recommended immunization schedules for adults: Clinical practice guidelines by ...

Nurse Practitioner, Travel and Immunization Services

University Health Services (UHS) at Princeton University is a fully accredited (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, or "AAAHC") ...

PubMed

Viral Immunol. 2016 May 2. [Epub ahead of print]. Mucosal Antibodies Induced by Intranasal but Not Intramuscular Immunization Block Norovirus GII.4 ...

Comenz el nuevo esquema de vacunacin contra la "polio"

Quienes no vivimos esa poca, aunque tengamos un familiar o algn conocido con secuelas de polio, corremos el riesgo de no dimensionar la ...

San Lorenzo ya cuenta con las vacunas contra la polio

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Immunization Schedule

The following 2016 schedules indicate the recommended ages for routine administration of currently licensed vaccines for children and ...

Anti-polio IPV drive kicks off in metropolis

KARACHI: In another attempt to get rid of menace of crippling polio disease, special Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine (IPV) campaign kicked off in ...

Northland measles case linked to Kapa Haka event

It's believed a Northlander confirmed with measles was infected at a national Kapa Haka event held in Waikato last month. The Kaeo resident ...

Immunizations

The information on this site is intended to help pediatricians deliver on-time immunizations to their patients using the most current scientific research.

Rotary Club holds polio film night in Mount Isa

To raise awareness and funds to fight the paralysing disease polio, the Rotary Club of Mount Isa will hold a Movie night at Cinema Mount Isa.

Around the region, May 3, 2016

n Ashland: Members of the Ashland Area Rotary Club recently welcomed Past District Governor Jeff Coup, who presented a program on Rotary's Polio ...

Infants Much Less Likely to Get the Flu if Mothers are Vaccinated While Pregnant

Babies whose moms get flu vaccinations while pregnant have a ... the need for getting more pregnant women immunized is a public health priority.

Woman dies from tetanus after falling into garden pond, inquest hears

Both junior doctors and consultants who examined her said they did not ask her whether she had previously had a tetanus vaccine or even think about ...

In Brief: Low-cost rabies vaccination clinics May 14 in Peterborough city and county

The Peterborough County-City Health Unit is teaming up with local veterinarians to help combat rabies by hosting low-cost rabies vaccination clinics ...

Infants much less likely to get the flu if moms are vaccinated while pregnant

(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Babies whose moms get flu vaccinations while ... "This is a public health issue," says Byington, also U of U Health Sciences ...

Study: Flu vaccine for pregnant women a 'public health priority'

SALT LAKE CITY Flu shots for pregnant women are a "public health ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Academy of ...

Decreased infant influenza disease burden linked to maternal immunization

They found that a meager 10% of all mothers received the vaccine during their ... susceptible to infectious diseases that can be prevented by vaccines.

Flu vaccine in pregnancy protects infants

"Protecting young infants from influenza through maternal immunization ... Infants also showed benefits when their mothers were immunized against ...

Infants much less likely to get the flu if moms are vaccinated while pregnant

Babies whose moms get flu vaccinations while pregnant have a ... "This is a public health issue," says Byington, also U of U Health Sciences associate ...

Well | Flu Shots Protect Babies, Too

Here's one more reason pregnant women should get a flu shot: It not only protects mothers, but a large study suggests it prevents flu in the infant, too.

Autism: Controversy Continues to Swirl

EDITOR'S NOTE: April was National Autism Awareness Month, and the ... HSM: The scientific and medical jury is clear about vaccines and autism, ...

Theresia Evans: More than measles at Yuba River Charter School

Yuba River Charter School has been in the news lately with headlines about the student who contracted a case of the measles while overseas and ...

May focus is on Hepatitis B, C testing in Nevada County and elsewhere

The good news is that there is a vaccine to protect against hepatitis B. Although hep B isn't curable, it is treatable. There is no vaccine for hep C, but it ...

Letter: Fear the establishment

... vaccines. Vaxxed also exposes corruption committed by the CDC and the medical ... Fluoride and vaccines are supremely important to the medical ...

Vaccinating your child - when parents don't agree

The following recent cases all deal with the issue of immunisation, and ... the efficiency of homeopathic vaccines in preventing infectious diseases had ...

UofM warns students of possible measles exposure on campus

The measles scare in Shelby County has made its way to the University of Memphis. School officials said a student may have carried the virus onto ...

Confirmed case of measles in Northland

A case of Measles has been confirmed in the Kaeo area. The person had participated in the national Kapa Haka event at Claudelands Events Centre, ...

Measles in Northland: Northlanders urged to get vaccinated

A case of Measles has been confirmed in the Kaeo area. The person had participated in the national Kapa Haka event at Claudelands Events Centre, ...

Punjab feels for measles-hit Sindh, KP

The participants demanded focusing vaccination of migrant and mobile population, besides strengthening of routine immunization and enhancement ...

Anti-polio campaign begins

LAHORE - Commissioner Abdullah Khan Sumbal and District Coordination Officer Muhammad Usman kicked off a three-day anti-polio campaign in ...

Confirmed pertussis outbreak at Bancroft area school

Children who have not received immunization against pertussis, or whose immunization is incomplete, are at increased risk of developing the disease.

Nigeria: Group Decries Cut in Polio Budget

The organization described the decision taken during the World Polio Eradication Week as counterproductive in the efforts to eradicate polio ...

'Vaccines Save Lives' FMH celebrates World Immunization Week 2016

On conducting the week Dr. Shahzad Naseem, Infection Control Officer of Fatima Memorial Hospital said Immunizations save millions of lives of all ...

Aerial Pesticide Spraying Possibly Linked To Autism, But Some Scientists Wary Of Connection

New research finds a link between aerial pesticide spraying and autism, but ... either, nor does he want a repeat of the anti-vaccination movement.

Punjab on alert after measles epidemic in KP, Sindh

The meeting evaluated routine immunization coverage in Punjab. The participants expressed concern over the measles outbreak in Sindh and KPK ...

Anti-polio drive under SNID in 15 districts kick-started

A three-day anti-polio campaign in as many as 15 selected districts of the Punjab province including Rawalpindi under Sub-National Immunisation ...

Anti-polio drive starts in 71 UCs

An anti-polio vaccination drive commenced in 71 union councils of Karachi on Monday and would continue till May 10. An estimated 2,96,000 children ...

Animal Control Hosts Rabies Clinics

The St. Joseph Animal Control along with the Friends of the Shelter want to help protect your pets through offering rabies vaccination clinics.

Mississippi officials monitor residents exposed to measles in Memphis area

People can get sick up to 21 days after exposure to measles. Symptoms of measles include a high fever, cough, runny nose, red eyes, and a rash.

Chicken pox outbreak reaches White Pigeon

COLDWATER A second, smaller outbreak of chicken pox has hit another St. Joseph County school this time in White Pigeon. We have three ...

Bringing autism awareness to Cleveland

The diagnosis can be one of three different forms of Autism, which are ... Film and Digital Media student, was diagnosed with autism at the age of 10.

Eleven measles cases confirmed in Waikato

Eleven cases of measles have been confirmed in Waikato and a further 11 cases are under investigation. Medical Officer of Health Richard Wall said ...

1 million doses of influenza vaccine distributed

This year the influenza immunisation programme has rolled out smoothly, with the vaccine moving out quickly since it was first available in early ...

QU highlights immunisation issues

Twenty-eight public health students from QU contributed to an awareness booth that was set up in the women's Food Court to brief students and ...

Kayla in Liberia: 'Ebola Affects Every Facet of a Child's Life': UNICEF

Ebola affects every facet of a child's life in this country, says Sheldon Yett. During the crisis, schools closed for nearly a year. Most have now ...

Children diagnosed with ASD at younger age after AAP universal screening recommendation

BALTIMORE Children born before the AAP recommendation for universal infant autism spectrum disorder screening, at 18 and 24 months, were ...

Drop in vaccination rates for state of Florida

"We see parents that choose not to [get their children vaccinated] because of the studies that have been done with the correlation of autism and ...

The Mississippi State Department of Health is monitoring four residents who were recently exposed ...

The MSDH said no cases of measles have been confirmed in the state, but they are monitoring the individuals closely. The exposed residents are ...

Preventive measures: Measles campaign held in North Waziristan

A campaign was carried out in several villages of Razmak subdivision of North Waziristan Agency by the agency surgeon to counter measles.

HALYARD NOTIFICATION: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses In ...

... on May 1, 2016, 60 Minutes aired a report that Halyard knowingly provided defective surgical gowns to U.S. workers at the height of the Ebola crisis.

This Team of Brave Female Volunteers Is Fighting Polio in Pakistan

This week, we go inside Pakistan's fight to eradicate polio and meet the teams trying to clean up hidden land mines from the Vietnam War in Southeast ...

Children in Balochistan are being deprived of their fundamental rights

During a three-day anti-polio campaign that was started on April 25, 2016, in Balochistan at least 1.3 million children below the age of five were ...

'Narcolepsy ruined my son's life': Mum's guilt after swine flu vaccination caused sleeping condition

A mum has been left racked with guilt after a vaccination led to her son ... with the rest of his family after friends had been struck down by swine flu .

Republicans should act on Zika threat

They've said the president should shift money from the fight against Ebola, as if Ebola is no longer a threat. The administration has shifted $510 million ...

MSD at the forefront of promoting healthy population for growth

Vaccines are considered to be one of the greatest medical achievements of modern times, helping to eradicate ... Bosch, MD, PhD, one of the leading world experts in infectious disease, at the opening session of the workshop.

Epidemic: Rafique orders steps to deal with measles

LAHORE: Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khwaja Salman Rafiq ordered on Monday that focus be maintained on enhancing routine immunisation ...

UF Health Jacksonville: Manufacturer replaced defective surgical gowns

... class-action lawsuit accusing it of knowingly providing the faulty surgical gowns to health-care workers nationwide during the 2014 Ebola crisis.

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