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All the News Posted June 2, 2010

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New York: Oppose Meningococcal Vaccine Mandate

Preliminary Results: Surveillance for Guillain-Barré Syndrome After Receipt of Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Monovalent Vaccine --- United States, 2009--2010

The lies the Government tell when it comes to vaccines

'Vaccine side effects could have been prevented': expert

Probe confirms spike in flu jab seizures

Vaccination Rates For Merck’s Gardasil Are Low

Wyeth, Exported Waste And Infertile Pigs

Disease, Disability, and Injury Prevention and Control Special Interest Project (SIP): Provider and Public Health Input for Vaccine Policy Decisions SIP 10-036, Initial Review

Vaccine refusal is putting everyone in danger

A third of young girls get HPV vaccine to prevent cervical cancer

Parents wary of Gardasil shot for boys

The Public's Response to the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic

The Mitochondrion — A Trojan Horse That Kicks Off Inflammation?

Standard of Care — In Sickness and in Health and in Emergencies

Step Up and Get Kids that Shot – or Not?

Zimbabwe Tries to Vaccinate 5 Million Kids for Measles in 10 Days

Finnish drugmakers’ group says reimbursed vaccines can provide savings for society

Vaccine Contamination: A Threat To Human Health

Molecular pumps could make vaccines stronger

The Rise of Tyranny by Jonathan W. Emord (podcast)

New hope for Kenyan parents over pneumonia

Europe 'exporting' measles to poor countries

Level of vaccination against diphtheria and poliomyelitis drops dangerously

Flu Study Shows Infection Can Occur During Long-Haul Flights

Sinovac chosen for China’s immunisation programme

H1N1- The Great Pandemic?

Scientists could end flu pandemic alert: WHO

Shortage of flu jabs as chemists run dry on vaccine

U.K. government now pushing shingles vaccine for elderly

Research Claims Still Generate Controversy

Vaccination fear

Concern at drop in MMR uptake

New AAP Guidelines Aim to Boost Immunization Rates

Characterization of H5N1 influenza viruses isolated from humans in vitro

Mexico - President Launches National Vaccination Week

Flu victim's mom on a mission

Alnylam, Mount Sinai Scientists Discover New Class Of Small RNAs In Flu - Quick Facts

Increasing Immunization Coverage Remains A Priority

Grade 6 Immunizations in B.C.

Grade 9 Immunizations in B.C.

Research results from Children's Hospital update understanding of immunization

Heightened Flu Awareness Prompts Interest But Not Action

Staff to get vaccinated

Meeting 1: Postmarket Surveillance and Drug Safety

Science and Sustainable Development

Call for Kids' Mental-Health Checks

Law enforcement braces for wave of autistic young adults

Autism’s ‘unblessed’ scientists

Joanna Weiss on "Autism's Unblessed Scientists"

Drugs 'improve social skills of autism sufferers'

Living With Autism: When Our Kids Become Adults

Learning to read with autism

Malaria: A Student’s Firsthand Account

Three measles cases confirmed in Missouri

Measles Make A Comeback In Africa

Threat of polio spread still looms over Ukraine

Hematology studies retracted

Red Cross Celebrates 100,000th Vaccination in Haiti Since Quake

African Health Experts to Discuss the Impact of Influenza in Africa

Some religions reject Vitamin A supplement-Halabi

Turn Out the Lights and Go Home, the Cleveland Clinic Has Cured Cancer, Convinced LeBron to Stay

Who Will Watch the Watchers? The Vitamin Police Investigate the General Accounting Office

Antidepressants Increase The Risk Of A Miscarriage

The increased use of antidepressants has contributed to the worldwide reduction in suicide rates

Identification of a novel cerebral malaria susceptibility locus (Berr5) on mouse chromosome 19

Novartis International AG: Data at ASCO show promise of Novartis drugs for patients with life-threatening diseases like CML, multiple myeloma and breast cancer

NFKBIZ polymorphisms and susceptibility to pneumococcal disease in European and African populations

Mayor Proposes Cutting School Nursing Positions

Evolution of science

Relationship between nucleosome positioning and DNA methylation

Claris Lifesciences initiates a nationwide voluntary recall of all lots of Ciprofloxacin Inj. USP 200 mg / 100 mL, Ciprofloxacin Inj. USP 400 mg / 200 mL, Metronidazole Inj. USP 500 mg/100 ml and Ondansetron Inj., 32 mg / 50 mL.

Tylenol Ran Fewer Ads Before April Recall

Illegal Immigration Healthcare Costs Affect YOU!

Large pharma to boost CMOs’ biologics business; report

Pfizer Hires GM Lobbyist For Its DC Office

Effect of electroconvulsive therapy on brain 5-HT2 receptors in major depression

Health Tips for Pregnant Women and New Moms sent via Text Messages

Lyme Disease - the facts

Rising Dollar Adds Pressure For US Drug, Device Makers

Restoring U.S. foreign aid to health

Claris’ manufacturing practices under FDA scrutiny

In Brief: Myanmar eliminates neonatal tetanus

99,000 Die Yearly From Preventable Hospital Infections

Drug Companies and Sustainable Development

Drug Safety 2010: Nissen Meets With FDA Leadership as the Avandia Advisory Committee Meeting Looms

Court Finds For ANH-USA In Stunning Victory Over FDA

Hepatitis C investigations intensify as number of women infected by doctor rises

Autoimmune Hepatitis

Recap: The 4D Conference, Wisconsin Dells

'Dirty dozen' produce carries more pesticide residue, group says (includes video)

AAPA Recognizes Physician Assistants Who Improve Access, Quality of Health Care Worldwide With 2010 Paragon Awards

Why the fluoridation of public water supplies is illegal

Safely Avoid and Remove Dangerous Man-Made Fluoride, Part II

IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to methylprednisolone.

Patients to have instant Internet access to medical files

FDA Approves New Injectable Osteoporosis Treatment for Postmenopausal Women

The Vexing Problem of Guidelines and Conflict of Interest: A Potential Solution

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Promise and Peril for Primary Care

CONSORT 2010 Statement: Updated Guidelines for Reporting Parallel Group Randomized Trials

Backyard Poultry A Growing Trend Throughout US - USDA Offers Pointers on Keeping them Safe

Registering Results From Clinical Trials

Registering Results From Clinical Trials—Reply

Registering Findings From Deep Brain Stimulation

Registering Findings From Deep Brain Stimulation—Reply

Using Science to Improve the Nation's Health System

Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS) Commenced Clinical Trials in Vietnam

Shared Medical Appointments: Challenges and Opportunities

Efficacy of Antidepressants and USPSTF Guidelines for Depression Screening

Efficacy of Antidepressants and USPSTF Guidelines for Depression Screening

Viral hepatitis and inflammatory bowel disease.

Increasing use of disease modifying drugs for MS in Canada.

Depressed? You’re Likely To Get An Antidepressant

Allergic rhinitis caused by food allergies.

Mastocytosis and insect venom allergy.

Area tick-bourne illnesses rare

Gastroenteritis & You

Why Do Beta-Lactams Cause Rashes?

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and mammographic density among premenopausal women in a multiethnic population

The effect of nutritional supplementation on physical activity and exploratory behavior of Mexican infants aged 8–12 months

Nutri-RecQuest: a web-based search engine on current micronutrient recommendations

Police: Autistic Boy Attacked By Teens At Idlewild (includes video)

Bungee Cords & Duct Tape Used to Restrain Autistic Students in PA

Special Needs Living: The Cost of Living With Autism

Riverside senior beats odds to graduate Riverside senior Jack Gettys diagnosed with autism; loved by students, teachers

Advancing America's Health: Eight Resolutions for the New Decade

World Doco of the Week

Parents Play Key Role in Autism Treatment

Curemark Begins Autism Trials at Two More Sites

Local autistic teen a virtuoso on the piano (includes video)

More help for autistic adults

ADD, ADHD and Autism

Children with autism can succeed if they get help early

Mosaic School Offers Summer Camp for Children With Autism

Autism workshop series begins on June 4

One in four Kansans have pre-existing conditions

Dairy consumption and patterns of mortality of Australian adults

Fatty fish, marine ω-3 fatty acids and incidence of heart failure

The Autism Calendar