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Scream # 183: Achieving High Adolescent HPV Vaccination Coverage - Vaccine Research Library

Health officials: 9 King County patients confirmed to have mumps were vaccinated (video)

Special Podcast: Jenny McCarthy and Kent Heckenlively: CDC Whistleblower (audio)

School Nurse Confesses: “I Would Have NEVER Vaccinated My Own Children!” Revealing The Truth Behind Children’s Vaccines

Prime Time Extras: HPV Vaccine (video) - Rita O'Reilly examines whether claims about the HPV vaccine have any merit or if they're entirely baseless.

Global Therapeutic Vaccine (Addiction, Neurological, Infectious, Autoimmune) Market 2016 - Forecasts to 2021 - Research and Markets


Big Pharma Wants to Vaccinate Unborn Babies in the Womb

New Study Confirms That Mercury Is Linked to Autism - Age of Autism

CDC MMWR Notes from the Field: Adverse Reaction After Vaccinia Virus Vaccination — New Mexico, 2016

CDC MMWR Announcement: National Influenza Vaccination Week — December 4–10, 2016

Physician assisted suicide to be legal in DC? 'Mandatory euthanasia' may soon follow - just like mandatory vaccines

Graphic: UCLA researchers examine parenting perceptions of vaccinations


Whooping cough 'cluster' in Surrey school prompts vaccinations - Fraser Health offers early booster shots to Grade 8 students at a South Surrey school after cluster of illness

Science, Autism, and Vaccines

Health officials: Mumps outbreak hits vaccinated children in King Co.

Flu Vaccines: A Long Shot, But Better Than Nothing

Africa: To Stop Pneumonia, Start with Vaccines

New generation vaccine could end cervical cancer

Study Reinforces Rubella Vaccine Warnings for Patients with Immunodeficiency Disorders

Should You Vaccinate Your Child? (video)

Fifth Harmony’s Lauren Jauregui Shares Controversial Vaccine Article

Small molecule vaccine protects against UTI in mice

Anti-Vaccine Movement Has High Hopes For Trump

Vaccine Skeptics Are Excited About Donald Trump’s Presidency

Description of 13 Infants Born During October 2015–January 2016 With Congenital Zika Virus Infection Without Microcephaly at Birth — Brazil


Healthcare professionals lack knowledge on allergic reactions in children

Global Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Vaccines Market 2016 Clinical Trend, Medical Analysis, Gross Revenue 2023

Supplement: Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Roundup - Individualized Cell Therapies Come with a Unique Set of Bioprocess Requirements

Smaller Companies to Gain Traction in Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Market

Mymetics Starts Research Project with Sanofi for Influenza Vaccines

This flu season, 32 have been hospitalized in Colorado

Dec. 4-10 is national influenza vaccination week

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Awarded $6.1 Million Sub-grant Through Wistar Institute to Develop DNA-based Monoclonal Antibodies Against Zika Virus


CDC MMWR Description of 13 Infants Born During October 2015–January 2016 With Congenital Zika Virus Infection Without Microcephaly at Birth — Brazil

CDC MMWR Notes from the Field: Large Tuberculosis Contact Investigation Involving Two Hospitals — Okaloosa County, Florida, 2014

veterinary vaccines market is expected to increase at a CAGR of 6.9% during the forecast period 2016-2026

Codagenix, SUNY RF Ink Exclusive Licensing Deal

News Scan for Dec 01, 2016 - MERS in animals; H5N6 human case; Scientists address Trump; XDR-PA and aromatherapy; Ebola sequelae; Reaction to smallpox vaccine

 

Pennies for Polio at Riverhill School

Pennies for Polio at Riverhill School ... Hammond look at a full bucket of pennies from the school's collection for the Pennies for Polio funding drive.

Polio disease

Sir: Pakistan along with Afghanistan remain the only two countries where polio is still categorised as an endemic viral infection. As of October 2015, ...

Arkansas Dept. of Health confirms two mumps cases at Univ. of Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The Arkansas Department of Health has confirmed there a two mumps cases at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

Over 30 Keene students suspected to have contact with mumps

The Texas Department of State Health Services informed the district on Tuesday that it is investigating several suspected cases of mumps, and the ...

Anti-Vaxxers Could Find An Ally In President Trump

STAT News reports that over the winter, Andrew Wakefield, the discredited researcher who launched the anti-vaxxer movement, met with Trump.

Northeast Nigeria Response Borno State Health Sector Bulletin # 08

... with interruption of such services as Routine Immunization (RI), as seen with the polio outbreak, measles and reported suspected diphtheria cases.

Tom Swanky's new book details smallpox war in Bella Coola

Tom Swanky was in Bella Coola last week presenting on his newest novel, The Smallpox War in Nuxalk Territory. The book explores in further detail ...

Number of Mizzou mumps cases now up to 128

COLUMBIA Officials now say at least 128 confirmed and probable cases of mumps have been reported at the University of Missouri. The Columbia ...

Vaccine Skeptics Are Excited About Donald Trump's Presidency

We can now add vaccine truther Andrew Wakefield to that list. ... The spurious connection between vaccines and autism continues to suppress ...

Man with autism apologizes for suggesting Barron Trump may have autism

Charts shown in the video said that at 60, the age Donald Trump had Barren, "the likelihood of autism (increasely) drastically." "A video was posted at ...

Expert urges reallocation of global aid for health

In 1953, the polio epidemic in the US led to the invention of a vaccine. It led to the global public good too. The US spent about $26mn to develop a ...

How Civil War Soldiers Gave Themselves Syphilis While Trying to Avoid Smallpox

You know that if smallpox gets a hold of you, you don't stand a chance. You look at your fellow soldier's pus-filled lesion and realize there is only one ...

Hope as new HIV vaccine goes on trial in South Africa

The Thai trial delivered landmark results in 2009 when it found for the first time that a vaccine could prevent HIV infection, albeit modestly.

Mumps in Carroll County Two cases confirmed in Berryville schools

If students have not been vaccinated against mumps, he said they are at an ... According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ...

No Link for Maternal Flu Infection, Increased ASD Risk

... and 23 percent received an influenza vaccination during pregnancy. ... the need for additional studies on maternal influenza vaccination and autism.

It's Flu Season: What to Do if You Experience Shoulder Pain That Results From a Flu Vaccine

Although proven safe and effective for most people, in some instances being vaccinated with the annual flu vaccine can lead to serious complications, ...

Dialysis patients who skip flu vaccine more likely to be hospitalized

Hemodialysis patients who skipped the influenza vaccine were significantly more likely to be hospitalized than those who were vaccinated, according ...

Two Confirmed Cases of Mumps at the University of Arkansas

Students were sent a non-emergency alert on Tuesday about the cases of mumps. Currently, there is no evidence of local transmission on campus.

South Africa launches HIV vaccine trial

A landmark HIV vaccine trial was launched in South Africa on the eve of ... The latter reduced the risk of infection by 30 percent for three-and-a-half ...

Pregnant women encouraged to get a flu jab

The vaccine, which is free for expectant mums, protects against the virus. It is safe for both mums-to-be and their baby. Christine Field, West Sussex ...

Vital vaccine could 'reduce burden' of dengue disease in hardest-hit regions

The research paper, the long term safety, public health impact, and cost effectiveness of routine vaccination with a recombinant, live-attenuated ...

It's Flu Season: What to Do if You Experience Shoulder Pain That Results From a Flu Vaccine

In addition to the flu vaccine, compensation is available for shoulder injuries caused by most other vaccines, including tetanus, Hepatitis A and B, and ...

Influenza during pregnancy: the link with autism in children is not proven

Americans also refute the idea that influenza vaccination may be associated with the risk of autism in children. Again, no cause and effect relationship ...

Flu Vaccines Designed Specifically For Seniors

You should also know that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not recommend one vaccination over the other, and to date, ...

Ninth case of polio-like illness confirmed in Washington state

A boy in Spokane County, Washington, is the ninth person in the state with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that can cause varying degrees of ...

HIV vaccine trial to launch in South Africa

Research sites countrywide will launch a major study on Wednesday to test the efficacy of a vaccine to prevent HIV infection. The large scale ...

Meeting with Trump emboldens anti-vaccine activists, who see an ally in the Oval Office

Trump's biggest appointment with respect to vaccination policy will be the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The director sets ...

Mother Flu in Pregnancy Not Linked With Autism Risk in Child

More than 45,000 received a vaccination during pregnancy. ... Yet for now, no such connection between flu while pregnant and autism in the babies ...

Another child hospitalized with rare polio-like disease in Washington

Although officials do not know the specific cause of the illness, the CDC reports that the polio-like illness is most similar to illnesses caused by ...

Majority of Brits unaware of a leading mouth cancer cause

This group displayed least awareness of the link but are conceivably at the highest risk due to low HPV vaccination levels and high levels of sexual ...

New AIDS vaccine: 'Final nail in coffin' for disease?

More than 30 years of efforts to develop an effective vaccine for HIV have not ... for Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which is taking part in the study. ... "A vaccine is critical for South Africa," said Glenda Gray, president of the ...

2016 Report: U.S Government Spent More Than $25m On Shoulder Injuries Accruing From Vaccines

Dr. Tom Frieden (R), director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, receives his annual flu shot from Sharon Bonadies (L) during a press ...

Galesburg boy dies of infection even after vaccination

However, Thomas says the vaccine does not cover all strains of Hib and infection is still possible in vaccinated kids. The Centers for Disease Control ...

It's Not Too Late to Vaccinate Get Your Flu Vaccine Today!

After November when you see signs that advertise: "Get Your Flu Vaccine Here," you might think, "Isn't it too late for that?" As long as flu viruses are ...

Mumps Outbreak at SUNY New Paltz Expands; 29 Cases Now Confirmed

More than two dozen mumps cases have been confirmed at the State University of New York at New Paltz as of Wednesday, school officials say.

No Link Between Autism and Flu Vaccination During Pregnancy

Neither influenza infection nor influenza vaccination during pregnancy increase the risk for autism, according to a new study published online ...

FluLaval Quadrivalent Receives Expanded Indication

FluLaval Quadrivalent is an influenza vaccine that was previously approved for active immunization against influenza A subtype viruses and type B ...

9th Washington state polio-like case confirmed

SEATTLE Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes ...

Japan, Unicef to support polio eradication in Pakistan

Prime Minister Focal Person for Polio Eradication Ayesha Raza Farooq, while speaking at the signing ceremony in Islamabad, lauded the efforts of the ...

Why Don't Doctors Tell Patients the HPV Vaccine Can Prevent Anal Cancer?

The vaccine has been found to be so effective that the Centers for Disease Control recently lowered the number of shots recommended from three to ...

Mumps Vaccine Market Sales Study by Price, Revenue and Gross Margin Analysis with its ...

Market-Research-Report239 The Mumps Vaccine market provides detailed market segment level data on the international market. The Mumps ...

'MenB Strong Moms' Crusading for Better Meningitis Protection with Release of PSA

Most kids receive a meningococcal vaccine known as MenACWY, but it does not prevent MenB which accounts for half of all meningococcal cases in ...

Rotary Club of Metairie honored for work to end polio worldwide

CONTRIBUTED PHOTORotary International has recognized the Rotary Club of Metairie for its support of the End Polio Now program. The number of ...

Study finds no link between flu in pregnancy and autism

A US study found no association between a higher risk of autism and influenza or any link between autism and vaccination against the flu during ...

Vaccine rise in North Somerset 'good for communities'

A big increase in the number of primary school children having their flu vaccinations has been described as 'a game-changer' for helping to keep ...

Wellness Wednesday: HPV Vaccine, Columbus Food Plan, Arts in Medicine

The HPV vaccine, which requires 3 trips to the doctor's office, first hit the market back in 2006. Despite it's cancer preventative purpose, the vaccination ...

Dog vaccination woes

I should have never allowed the vet to give him a rabies vaccine. It made the last six months of his life miserable. Just two or three days after the shot, ...

Immunization Registry Support Analyst- Entry

Job Description: Works collaboratively with clients, team members and external entities to staff the help desk for the Wisconsin Immunization Registry.

Find out why your baby needs several immunizations

As a result, he or she will not be effectively protected after immunization. Aware of these subtle differences, vaccines have been tested to provide as ...

Education above all and Gavi join forces to deliver progress on sustainable development goals [EN ...

We look forward to working closely with Education Above All Foundation to strengthen our immunisation efforts in Gavi-supported countries.

Nigeria asks US for Anti-Ebola Serum

A UNICEF worker speaks with drivers of motorcycle taxis about the symptoms of Ebola virus disease (EVD) and best practices to help prevent its ...

Gates CEO says polio's return to Nigeria is her 'biggest disappointment'

The unexpected outbreak of another disease the Ebola virus also offered some lessons Desmond-Hellman hopes the incoming Trump ...

HIV vaccine candidate enters phase 2b/3 trial

A phase 2b/3 trial led by researchers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases will be the first of its kind in 7 years to assess the ...

Health & Fitness File

IMMUNIZATION CLINIC: Childhood and adult immunizations are offered by appointment only on the first and third Tuesday of every month from 1:30 ...

No link between flu in pregnancy and autism in child

Washington: There is no link between mothers having influenza during ... (23 percent) who received an influenza vaccination during pregnancy.

Influenza in pregnancy doesn't cause autism risk in children

No association between ASD risk and influenza during pregnancy or influenza vaccination during the second to third trimester of pregnancy.

Health officials stress importance of flu vaccine

With more than 130 million doses of the flu vaccine distributed, local health agencies are urging residents to not only get vaccinated, but to practice ...

"Thank God For Disneyland [Measles Outbreak] Says "Health" Speaker at NYU Vaccine Event

'The crazy anti-vaxxers are there, they have not a leg to stand on, they're delusional, and our real problem is that vaccines don't prevent autism.

Sierra Leone: CAFOD honours work of community faith leaders on first Ebola-free anniversary

One year since Sierra Leone was declared officially Ebola free by World Health Organisation, UK aid agency CAFOD are honouring the community ...

Stop Flu at School to kick off statewide: Deadline for vaccination consent forms is Dec. 16

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended the nasal spray flu vaccine should not be used during the 2016-17 flu season because ...

GPs to get 380 for vaccinations

The MenB vaccine will be further provided at 12 months along with the already provided measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine. According to ...

Having flu during pregnancy DOESN'T mean your child will be born with autism

A further 45,231 received a flu vaccine during their pregnancy. ... associations between first-trimester maternal influenza vaccination and autism.'.

Welsh Government announce range of improvements to support people with Autism

The key actions in the plan will be delivered through a new all-age national integrated autism service, which is being rolled out across Wales. Backed ...

How To Successfully Lead A Company In The Online World

Health officials faced tough questions at the hearing examining the nation's response to the Ebola outbreak after a second nurse who cared for Ebola ...

Flu During Pregnancy Does Not Cause Autism, Study Finds

The study aims to discover the link of flu and the development of autism ... Moreover, 45,231 mothers admitted to receiving vaccination for influenza ...

Rabies & Microchip Clinic To Be Held Sunday

Please bring rabies certificate as proof of current rabies vaccination to receive a 3-year vaccination; otherwise animal will receive a 1-year vaccination.

Meeting with Trump emboldens anti-vaccine activists

Vaccines cause autism because I believe it's true,' said Dr. Paul Offit, the head of the infectious diseases department at Children's Hospital of ...

Free Flu Shots Offered In Cedar Park, Round Rock As Part Of Influenza Awareness Week

National Influenza Vaccination Week is scheduled from Dec. ... Cities Health District public health centers, at Community Flu Shot Clinics listed below, ...

What you need to know about this year's flu vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that ... Bhide encourages everyone to consider a flu vaccine, particularly those at high risk ...

Scots with egg allergy warned over flu vaccine

PEOPLE who have an allergy to eggs have been urged to consult their GP before taking this year's flu vaccine. No NHS Boards or trusts in the UK ...

Immunization and Travel Clinics

WHAT: Duquesne University Health Service immunization service. WHERE: Duquesne Health Service -2nd floor Union WHEN: By appointment ...

Want to stay well this winter? Local GP provides some helpful advice

Those that are eligible should also ensure that they have received the free flu vaccination. Delaying the vaccination could lead to more serious health ...

Heritage Elementary School has the highest number of unvaccinated students in the county

Heritage Elementary School students have more nonmedical exemptions for vaccination requirements than any other school in Marion County, data ...

Mumps suspected on campus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that children receive two doses of the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine to prevent ...

South Africa launches major new trial of AIDS vaccine

More than 30 years of efforts to develop an effective vaccine for HIV have not borne fruit ... One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection: study.

UNL Health Center urges students to receive flu shot

It takes about two weeks for the flu shot to work, so you don't want to wait until the flu hits the campus hard, because then you are not protected for ...

Mum's flu jab not linked to autism

Getting the flu vaccine while pregnant does not increase the risk of the child developing an autism spectrum disorder, a large study has demonstrated.

South Africa launches major new trial of AIDS vaccine

More than 30 years of efforts to develop an effective vaccine for HIV have not ... for Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which is taking part in the study. Even a moderately effective vaccine would significantly decrease the ...

Animal Control Board updating signs in parks in effort to boost number of licensed pets

... summer to replace signs and add bag dispensers in parks as well as continue efforts to educate the public on the importance of rabies vaccinations ...

Flu vaccine threat for patients with egg allergy

The vaccine is suitable for patient with a mild allergy. ... Aileen Campbell, Minister for Public Health and Sport, said:There is no egg free vaccine ...

Japan renews commitment to support polio eradication in Pakistan

This latest grant will support the procurement of 3.9 million doses of the Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) and associated items; sufficient to vaccinate ...

Officials concerned due to decrease in child flu immunizations

After a switch from nasal sprays to the old-fashioned needle prick, fewer Alachua County students have received flu immunizations this year, UF ...

Global HIV Vaccine Market & Clinical Trial Outlook 2022

A vaccine that could prevent the HIV infection or stop the development of the disease would greatly support in the fight against the AIDS disease.

Study Alleging A Connection Between Vaccines and Autism 'Unpublished' By Journal

A study based on anonymous email surveys of mothers who homeschool their children that suggested a correlation between vaccines and autism was ...

Two Mumps Cases Confirmed at U of A

Mumps is a viral illness that is easily transmitted through coughing and sneezing, and direct contact with respiratory droplets or saliva from an infected ...

Student Suspected of Mumps Moved to Limit Exposure

5 of this year, there have been 2,879 mumps cases nationally. Before the U.S. mumps vaccination program began in 1967, there were over 186,000 ...

Global Therapeutic Vaccines Market: Headed for Growth and Global Expansion by 2015 to 2021

Vaccine helps in providing immunity against various infectious diseases. Some of the common types of vaccine include inactivated vaccines, subunit ...

Arkansas mumps outbreak rises, 'Strain may have evolved enough to surmount the vaccine'

The number of mumps cases reported in Arkansas continues to grow as health officials today put the provisional total case count (suspected and lab ...

Officials: 3 confirmed cases of mumps in King County

BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 26: A children's doctor injects a vaccine against measles, rubella, mumps and chicken pox to an infant on February ...

Good time for flu shots, county says

"Now is a great time to get your flu vaccine," stated Stacy Patnode, public health nurse with community services, in the release. "National Influenza ...

MERS vaccine progress published in recent study

... coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection. The findings were revealed in a new study on the effective design for a MERS vaccine, which was published in ...

India's immunisation abysmal

Although many persons die of preventable diseases, vaccines for hepatitis A, pneumonia, cervical cancer, meningitis, varicella, influenza, and typhoid ...

CDWP approves seven projects worth Rs36b

In health sector, CDWP referred Sindh immunisation support programme (SISP) worth Rs8 billion, expanded Khyber Pukhtunkhwa programme on ...

Japan, UNICF to vaccinate 3.3m children in Pakistan

Speaking at a signing ceremony in Islamabad, Prime Minister Focal Person for Polio Eradication Ayesha Raza Farooq lauded Japanese government ...

CDWP approves Rs36b for seven projects

In health sector CDWP referred Sindh immuniza-tion support program (SISP) worth Rs8 billion, expanded program on immunization Khyber ...

Melania Trump Forces YouTuber To Delete Barron Trump 'Autistic' Video, YouTuber Profusely ...

The man behind the video claimed that he was diagnosed with autism at the age of 5 and he saw several warning signs in Barron's behavior. Now, he ...

9th Washington state polio-like case confirmed

SEATTLE (AP) Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that ...

UA Officials Report Two Mumps Cases Involving Students

As of this afternoon, there are two cases of mumps at the UofA and several others being investigated, said Dirk Haselow, state epidemiologist and ...

Japan to give $4m for polio eradication

Islamabad-The Government of Japan will provide a grant of $4 million for eradication of polio in Pakistan. The Government of Japan, Japan ...

9th Washington state polio-like case confirmed

Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes varying degrees ...

9th Washington state polio-like case confirmed

SEATTLE (AP) - Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes ...

CDWP okays seven projects worth Rs36bn

The projects in the immunisation series that were recommended to Ecnec for approval included Sindh Immunisation Support Programme (SISP) worth ...

Unvaccinated Calaveras County dog infected with rabies

The Calaveras Veterinary Hospital in San Andreas charges $12 for a dog rabies vaccination. In Angels Camp, the Angels Camp Veterinary Hospital ...

Japan vows to support polio eradication in Pakistan

The latest grant will support the procurement of 3.9 million doses of the Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) and associated items; sufficient to vaccinate 3.3 ...

Japan to give $4m for eradication of polio in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A grant of US$ four million will be provided to Pakistan for 'the Project for the Control and Eradication of Poliomyelitis' which will support ...

Mumps outbreak emerging in King County

Three cases of mumps have been confirmed in an Auburn family, and an additional 11 possible infections are being investigated across King County.

AABY offers low-cost pet vaccinations, holiday photos in New Caney

The event will have vaccinations including rabies vaccinations for both dogs and cats; distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, parainfluenza and parvovirus ...

King County Public Health investigating mumps outbreak

However, a spokesperson for King County Public Health said the vaccination is effective, but not perfect. All four people with confirmed cases were ...

Officials: 3 confirmed cases of mumps in King County

Mumps can cause fever, headache, and swelling of the cheeks and jaw. Most people recover in a few weeks but in rare cases, mumps can lead to ...

Officials: 3 confirmed cases of mumps in King County

SEATTLE (AP) Health officials have confirmed three cases of the mumps in the ... State health officials say seven cases of mumps were confirmed in ...

Acute Flaccid Myelitis: A Polio Mimicking Epidemic Causing Paralysing Among U.S Children

The disease is similar in causes and effects to polio and is found to be more apparent in children and is responsible for many children deaths.

Mumps Outbreak Emerging In South King County: Health Officials

SEATTLE, WA - County health officials are warning of an emerging outbreak of mumps after confirming three cases in children ages 8 to 13 living in ...

CDWP approves 7 projects worth Rs 36 billion

The health projects include - Sindh Immunisation Support Programme (SISP) worth Rs 8 billion; expanded programme on immunisation in Khyber ...

King County has a mumps outbreak

Public Health Seattle & King County has confirmed three cases of mumps, all in children aged 8-13 in Auburn. They are in the same family.

How can U.S. better respond to infectious disease?

Infectious diseases have afflicted humanity for centuries the plague in the ... and producing critical new medicines, diagnostic tests and vaccines.

9th case of polio-like illness confirmed in Washington

9th case of polio-like illness confirmed in Washington. Originally published November 29, 2016 at 2:58 pm Updated November 29, 2016 at 3:31 pm.

14 cases investigated in 'emerging mumps' outbreak in King County

Public Health - Seattle & King County identified three confirmed cases of mumps in King County, all in children aged 8-13 in Auburn. These cases are ...

Kelowna student recovering after meningitis scare

The high school student was diagnosed last week with meningitis, caused by ... Being immunized is the best way to protect yourself against meningitis.

South Africa launches major new trial of AIDS vaccine

Johannesburg, South Africa - South Africa on Wednesday begins a major clinical trial of an experimental vaccine against the AIDS virus, which ...

Study finds no link between pregnancy flu, autism risk

Nor did it find any link between autism and vaccination against the flu during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy. There was a suggestion of ...

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