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Adult Autism Data Fabrication in the United Kingdom Part 1 by John Stone - Age of Autism

Tdap Vaccinations for All Pregnant Women in Brazil Mandated in Late 2014

UPDATED: Pfizer Q4 beats on Prevnar surge, but 2016 guidance disappoints

Dr. Sherri Tenpenny Among Select Experts To Speak At The California Jam

Vaccine Damages (audio)

Effectiveness of influenza vaccine for pregnant women may differ by trimester

BRIEF-GSK says seeking U.S. approval for expanded indication for influenza vaccine

Editorial: Legislature should act on vaccine exemptions
   
As Sanofi (SNY) Restructures, Merck & Co. (MRK) Joint Vaccines Venture Might End

Set vaccines to stun: how a novel technique could help combat antibiotic resistance

Editorial California's new vaccine law is already a success

Zika Virus Hysteria Got You Worked Up?

Zika in Topeka?

Zika Hoax: five things that will happen next by Jon Rappoport

Zika: The CDC is the medical CIA - Its agents run global covert ops The virus hunters by Jon Rappoport

VALNEVA Evaluating Development of Zika Vaccine as Virus Spreads Through the Americas

Zika virus vaccine a step closer

Zika Virus Outbreak 2016: Drugmaker Sanofi Begins Search To Develop Vaccine (video)

Here's why we don't have a vaccine for Zika (and other mosquito-borne viruses)

CDC MMWR Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Aged 0 Through 18 Years — United States, 2016

CDC MMWR Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults Aged 19 Years or Older — United States, 2016

Sexually transmitted case of Zika virus reported in Dallas County


Same area where GM mosquitoes were released in 2015 is the epicenter for the Zika outbreak

WHO declares Zika epidemic a ‘public health emergency’

Pertussis Vaccine Booster Shots Protect Kids and Adults

Grant awarded to Altru aims at increasing HPV vaccinations (video)

HPV Vaccine Safety Review - How do we know that the Gardasil® vaccine is safe?

MUSC tries to raise awareness about HPV vaccine

Students must be vaccinated by February 17; parents can seek exemptions (video)

K-State holds walk-in vaccination clinic after case of mumps (video)

New Adult Immunization Schedule Includes Changes for HPV, Pneumococcal, MenB Vaccines

Two novel HIV vaccines demonstrate safety and immunogenicity

Hospitals in capital lack anti-influenza vaccines

Influenza tackles fans whose teams make it to the Super Bowl

Scientists Investigate Minor Influenza Strains in Pandemic, Revealing New Clues in Flu Transmission

Complete Influenza Vaccination Trends for Children Six to Twenty-Three Months

CDC Alert: Severe Influenza Illness Reported

CDC Issues Health Advisory on Treatment of Influenza Patients

Quality Failures Highlight Warning Letters for Finished Drugmakers

Global report: Child mortality greatest among those younger than 5 years

Ecuador, China Collaborate to Produce Vaccines, Rehabilitate Existing Plant

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Vaccines Industry Global Market Research Report 2016

WHO issues Zika health emergency over complications

List of Zika-affected nations, CDC travel advisory expand

Chinese, Canadian teams report more MCR-1 detections

News Scan for Feb 01, 2016 - Saudi MERS case; CDC flu advisory; Missing Ebola funds

News Scan for Feb 02, 2016 - Salmonella tied to supplement; Saudi MERS developments; More Hawaii dengue; Malaria project

 

INTERNATIONAL: Zika declared as global emergency, same level as Ebola virus

INDEPENDENT UK The Zika virus outbreak should be considered a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health ...

Zika declared a global emergency by WHO

By declaring a public health emergency, the WHO has put Zika in the same category as Ebola and unlocked a range of funding mechanisms and ...

IG: During Outbreak, DHS Admitted 'Diplomats, UN Workers, US Gov't Employees' from Ebola ...

(CNSNews.com) A recent oversight report by the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) inspector general found that during the 2014 Ebola ...

Quick Take: Can Scientists' Passion Counter Anti-Vaxxers' Pins?

The anti-vaccine messages of today threaten to detrimentally influence public opinion, vaccination policy and public health. Do we continue to ...

CDC Alert: Severe Influenza Illness Reported

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has received ... not received an influenza vaccine this season should get one, the alert states.

Low cost pet vaccinations, microchips and more at Feb. 6 DHA clinic

The Delaware Humane Association (DHA) will be holding a Vaccination ... or stamp must be presented to receive a three-year rabies vaccination.

Effectiveness of influenza vaccine for pregnant women may differ by trimester Society for Maternal ...

The Centers for Disease Control recommends that all pregnant women get a flu shot, unless they have already been vaccinated over the past year.

Ebola Recovery Funds Impossible to Track, Says New Study

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 1 2016 (IPS) - When the Ebola epidemic devastated three West African countries Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea two ...

HBV cases increase among IDUs in Appalachian states

The researchers wrote that the increase in acute HBV cases is likely the result of an increasing number of IDUs and lower hepatitis B vaccine ...

Zika is the latest face of an ancient enemy

Africa may have buried the final corpses from the Ebola outbreak but another continent is already mourning the unborn victims of the next global ...

The race is on for a 'universal' flu vaccine

Indeed, vaccinations remain an important aspect when it comes to combatting a deadly and costly public health issue that causes approximately ...

Zika virus sparks 'public health emergency'

The World Health Organization declared a "public health emergency of international concern" Monday over the Zika virus and the health problems that ...

10 diseases you thought were gone

Changes to our living conditions and the development of medicines have affected the rise and fall of diseases, but they seldom disappear. Here are ...

Zika declared global emergency with virus now on SAME scale as Ebola

WHO have warned that Zika has devastating consequences and said the virus is on the same scale as the Ebola pandemic. The infection has been ...

Zika outbreak is now a global emergency, says World Health Organisation - live

The WHO faced heavy criticism for waiting too long to declare the Ebola outbreak a public health emergency and they should be congratulated for ...

WHO Declares Public Health Emergency Around Zika Virus

This designation, also known as PHEIC, has only been applied to three other illnesses in the past -- most recently to Ebola during the 2014 to 2015 ...

STC Releases a Health Information System to Mitigate the Impact of Perinatal Hepatitis B

Noteworthy is that this tool was designed through a five-state public health consortium of hepatitis case managers and immunization registry ...

What happened to all the money pledged to fight Ebola?

A child looks at a man suspected of suffering from the Ebola virus, while holding his hand over his nose, in a main street and busy part in Monrovia, ...

Vaccine clinic planned for dogs, cats

Veterinarian Dr. Kathryn Papp will provide distemper and rabies vaccinations for cats and dogs. For a three-year rabies vaccination, owners must ...

CDC Receives Reports of Severe Influenza Illness

There are several influenza vaccine options for the 2015-2016 influenza season (see http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6430a3.htm ) ...

International community fails West Africa yet again, as pledged Ebola recovery funds prove hard to ...

Jan. 31, 2016 - Global leaders are failing to honour their promises to communities devastated by Ebola in West Africa, with $5.8 billion of pledged ...

Pertussis outbreak causes strain, inappropriate use of ER

Rick Ritter, Otero County Health Department executive director, said in response to the recent Pertussis outbreak, the Arkansas Valley Regional ...

Free Flu Shot Offered for Somerset County residents

A free flu shot will be offered to Somerset County adults on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 4:15 to 7:15 p.m. at the Franklin Township Library ...

Animal Care & Control to offer microchips to public

Proof of rabies vaccination and owner I.D. will be required. This is a really exciting opportunity we have opened to pet owners, said Amy-Jo Sites, ...

Engage CSOs in controlling Pneumococcal meningitis - Coalition

Sunyani, Feb. 1, GNA - The Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health has called for the active engagement of Civil Society Organisations in controlling the ...

WHO Declares Zika Virus a Global Health Emergency, First Time Since Ebola

The World Health Organization declared today that the Zika virus has reached the status of a global emergency. By deciding to declare that the ...

Four children die of measles, pneumonia

GHALLANAI: At least four children have died of measles and pneumonia over the past week in Haleemzai, Mohmand Agency, a health official told The ...

Study examines long-term effectiveness of hepatitis A vaccination in children

"The findings support current US hepatitis A vaccine recommendations and do not suggest a need for vaccine booster doses in these individuals," said ...

CDC working to protect Americans from Zika virus

Vaccines and antibiotics have made many infectious diseases a thing of the past; we've come to expect that public ... At the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention where we identify, on average, one new health threat each ...

Why it's wrong to compare Zika to Ebola

The last time the WHO used this mechanism was during the recent Ebola crisis in West Africa. But despite frequent comparisons in the media, Zika ...

Donors Fail to Deliver $1.9 Billion for Ebola Outbreak

The pledges were made in conjunction with a special International Ebola Recovery Conference last July, with the goal of helping rebuild health ...

Zika shows that fear is more contagious than any infection

The Ebola epidemic, which began in December 2013, revealed flaws in almost every aspect of our ability to respond to such catastrophes. Yet with ...

Shingles vaccination reminder for older people issued

Public Health England is reminding eligible older people to get the shingles vaccine to help prevent the painful infection, following a drop in coverage.

Most vaccine-related posts on Pinterest are anti-vaccine, reveals research

In a response to the paper, also published in Vaccine, researchers from Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health say it's time to take more ...

Statewide Immunization Registry Aims for Go-Live in 2017

CAIR is a web-based statewide information system where authorized users can track patient immunization records of California residents. In its current ...

Health Center to offer shingles vaccination at reduced cost

Anyone who has had chickenpox or received chickenpox vaccine in the past may develop shingles. Even children can get shingles. However, the risk ...

'I just went out there to help' Plumber given Queen's medal after helping patients in Ebola-hit Africa

A plumber who was quarantined after an Ebola scare has been awarded a medal from the Queen for helping the people of West Africa during the ...

Legislative Session To Be Ruled By Budgets, UAB Advocates HPV Vaccine

Alabama's legislative session gets underway tomorrow and the focus, is expected to be on the budget. The state's two spending plans were center ...

WHO Meets to Decide Whether to Declare Zika a Global Emergency

The WHO was criticized for reacting too slowly to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa which killed more than 11,000 people, and has promised to do ...

Hannah: Being real

I am of the age to remember rows of lung machines breathing for children who were stricken with polio. Try treating polio with homeopathic medicine.

UK scientists to genetically modify human embryo

British scientists have been given the green light to genetically modify human embryos, for the first time in the nation's history. The landmark decision ...

Ethiopia: The Case of Ebola

Ebola is caused by infection with a virus of the family Filoviridae, genus Ebola virus. Ebola was first discovered in 1976 near the Ebola River in what is ...

Study strengthens evidence linking autism to maternal obesity-diabetes

The average age of mothers having children with ASD was 28.6 years, and 27.4 years for both mothers of children with a developmental disorder and ...

Vaccine for Zika virus may be years away, disease experts warn

"It's very important for people to be realistic," said Jesse Goodman, MD, a professor of medicine and infectious disease at Georgetown University, who ...

Cervical cancer treatment getting better

Dr. Robert Debernardo of Cleveland Clinic says an increase in screening, as well as vaccination against the human papillomavirus (HPV) are making ...

Attacks Hamper Pakistan's Efforts on Polio

On January 13, 2016, a suicide bomber blew himself up near a polio center in Quetta, the provincial capital of Pakistan's southwestern province, killing ...

Immunization waiver rates down across the state

"We know that our children and families are best protected against vaccine preventable diseases when the immunization rates are high.".

Canadian Experts Available to Speak on Vaccine Development for Emerging Diseases

What does it take to combat emerging diseases? Researchers working at the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine ...

Coulee Region Humane Society February adoption special

In order to expedite the adoption process, it is strongly recommended that you bring in your pets' current distemper and rabies vaccination records.

Flu season not yet having huge impact on Roanoke Valley

Dr. Tu says everyone aged six months and older are recommended for annual vaccination, with rare exceptions. The flu vaccine is particularly ...

Zika virus guidelines updated to include interim advice for pregnant women

In a separate PHE announcement, rubella susceptibility screening in pregnancy will end in England on April 1. This is in part due to the very low levels ...

Jigawa LG immunises 110, 048 children against Polio

No fewer than 110, 048 children were immunised during the last round of immunisation against the polio virus in Dutse Local Government Area of ...

Sinovac Announces Receipt of a Preliminary Non-Binding Proposal to Acquire the Company and ...

Sinovac's product portfolio includes vaccines against hepatitis A and B, seasonal influenza, H5N1 pandemic influenza (avian flu), H1N1 influenza ...

Hintz wants to eliminate vaccine exemption

Hintz wants to eliminate vaccine exemption. People in Wisconsin could no longer withhold vaccinations from their kids for personal reasons, under a ...

Autism's First Case: From Old Gold to New Treatments

An Autism diagnosis was given at age 2 yrs, 7 months. More symptoms would come and increasing health problems with each passing year. She was ...

Tit for Tat: Tell Lawmakers It's Time to Mandate Breastfeeding!

I think we should urge our legislators to MANDATE BREASTFEEDING. Now, I realize it's a personal decision and some mothers feel they can't do it for ...

Dad's plea to be aware of sepsis

Stuart and Elizabeth Tagg, of Ashton, were devastated when their two-year-old son Thomas, who had chickenpox, quickly deteriorated and died on ...

Nigeria: Enugu Targets 900000 Children for Measles Immunisation

"The ministry is reiterating its call to parents/caregivers of eligible children or wards to take them to the nearest health centre or points for immunisation ...

Company Shares of Sinovac Biotech, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SVA) Rally 2.87%

... development, manufacturing and commercialization of vaccines that protect against human infectious diseases including hepatitis A, hepatitis B, ...

Well-being focus of autism study

Most of the literature about well-being in relation to autism is focused on ... Any Albertans with high-functioning autism that are over the age of 16 are ...

Autism Risk Linked to Obesity, Diabetes Combination in Moms

Diabetes nowadays affects around a tenth of the women of child-bearing age, while obesity severely impacts over a third of the females in this age ...

Obesity, diabetes during pregnancy linked to autism

Obesity, diabetes during pregnancy linked to autism ... It is estimated that up to a third of women of childbearing age are obese, and that 10% of these ...

How medical fraud is destroying your health

In 1955, when the Salk polio vaccine was introduced, polio was considered the most serious post-war public health problem to be faced. In 1956, six ...

Pregnant ladies watch out for these deadliest five infections!

The world is bracing hard to get away with the scourge of Zika Virus, a disease that has created fears in the minds of many pregnant women. The virus ...

Ahmednagar woman bitten by wild cat, dies of rabies | Pune NYOOOZ

Like dog-bite cases, cat bites are also treated with an anti-rabies vaccine. This is the third rabies casualty registered in Pune so far this year.

Nsukka LG To Immunise 70741 Children

The Immunization Facilitator in Enugu State, Mrs Maureen Nwankwo, said that about 70,741 chil1dren between nine months and 59 months in Nsukka ...

Children to get free polio surgery

Some Ugandan children that were crippled by polio will soon undergo free corrective surgery with support from Narayan Sewa Sansthan - Uganda ...

Star volunteer: Man on a mission against polio

During his tenure and as a tribe elder of the Pashtun tribe Bazai, Akram realised the peril of polio and the threat it posed for the children of Pakistan.

Obesity, Diabetes During Pregnancy Linked To Increased Autism Risk In Children

Children born to women with both conditions nearly quadrupled their risk to receive an autism diagnosis by age six. "In terms of absolute risk, ...

Woman Warns of Need for Meningitis Vaccine

HASTINGS, Neb. A Hastings native who lost her son to bacterial Meningitis is speaking out after the Nebraska legislature denied a bill requiring ...

Ahmednagar woman bitten by wild cat, dies of rabies

As per the medical history given by the victim's relatives, Virkhade did not take anti-rabies vaccination on the scheduled days. She was also not ...

As Nigeria Makes History In Polio Eradication

Nigeria, in line with global commitment launched the Polio Eradication Initiative (PEI) in 1996. This was eight years after the World Health Organization ...

Heres a mass wedding of different kind | Delhi NYOOOZ

We liked each other and decided to get married," Puri, who has weakness of the lower limb due to polio, said. "We register eligible bachelors and ...

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine By 7th Grade?

The Centers for Disease Control recommends that preteen boys and girls receive the human papillomavirus vaccine at age eleven or twelve so they ...

Corporations on virus alert

I even plan for the setting up of vaccination centres where people can ... Health centres should give the H1N1 flu vaccines to young children, acting ...

Disease Experts Warn Zika Vaccine May Be Years Away As Researchers Work On Detecting The ...

A Zika vaccine might take years, even a decade, to be ready for the public ... Dr. Jesse Goodman, a professor of medicine and infectious disease at ...

Kochi IAP unit excels in community child health care

The programmes like newborn hearing screening, metabolic disease screening for newborns, teenage health and strengthening of immunisation are ...

Friends & Neighbors

The Polar Plunge comes at an important time in the fight to eradicate polio, which would be only the second human disease to be eradicated. Only two ...

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