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Reaching the unreached consultation on developing sustainable strategies in improving ...

Strengthening immunization services for tribal areas demonstrates state's commitment to ensure health equity for sustainable development of the ...

Ask a Maui Doctor: What do I Need to Know About Mumps?

Each week, a doctor from Minit Medical Kahului or Lahaina will answer questions that have been submitted by readers. Submit your own medical ...

New German Law To Impose Hefty Fines On Anti-Vaxxer Parents Who Refuse To Get Their Kids ...

For the past several years, the anti-vaccination, or anti-vaxxer movement has been gaining traction due to the belief that vaccines may cause autism, ...

Beware, Anti-Vaxxers: The German government is coming for you

And it won't be a small penalty for anti-vaccination parents, as they risk ... [6][7] In 2011, the vaccine-autism connection was described as perhaps, the ...

New outbreak of Ebola declared in Democratic Republic of Congo

Isaac Adewole has called for heightened vigilance and intensified awareness efforts over the latest outbreak of Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic ...

Odisha to administer Measles and Rubella (MR) vaccine in January

BHUBANESWAR: After a successful vaccination drive against Japanese Encephalitis, Odisha is all set to administer a new vaccine for Measles and ...

Top 5 Contagion News Articles for the Week of May 21, 2017

The latest information on the 2017 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has revealed that the current number of cases is 37 ...

Ebola outbreak declared in northeast DR Congo, says WHO

Previously known as the Ebola haemorrhagic fever, Ebola virus disease (EVD) is a deadly and rare disease that is caused by one of five different ...

Global health officials monitoring possible resurgence of Ebola virus in Congo

Global health officials are monitoring a possible resurgence of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) after reports of an outbreak ...

South Sudan to step up border surveillance over Ebola fears

South Sudan suffered Ebola outbreak in 2004 after WHO reported 20 cases including 5 deaths from Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) in Yambio County ...

Get ready for new immunization requirements, schools tell families

The recently finalized regulatory change cuts the so-called grace period for students who are not fully immunized from eight months to five days.

Inmates At Oakland County Jail May Have Been Exposed To Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B and C's death tolls continue to rise, but Hepatitis A, while highly contagious, can be prevented through vaccination, so health officers urge ...

Odisha plans massive measles-rubella immunization campaign early next year

While measles has been part of the routine free immunization along with nine other vaccines, rubella will be introduced in the state for the first time.

Odisha plans massive measlesrubella immunization campaign early next year | Bhubaneswar ...

BHUBANESWAR: Odisha is gearing up of for a massive campaign to administer measles-rubella (MR) vaccine to children in the age group of nine ...

Community rabies clinic set for June 3

Lola Davis is all smiles before her annual checkup and rabies shots in March. Not so much after. If your pet hasn't yet received its shots, a community ...

Thumbs up for HPV cancer vaccine on young girls

The South African Paediatric Association says common side effects of the HPV vaccine are usually mild such as a sore arm. (SABC) ...

Quoting Quiverfull: Childhood Vaccinations Cause Chronic Illnesses Like Diabetes?

In the unquoted bits Nancy says it's just no big deal if your children contract something like measles or mumps because they will heal from it. Oh yeah?

Wisconsin Humane Society offers vaccine clinics

Bring the animal's prior vaccine history if they have any. A signed rabies certificate is the only acceptable form of proof for prior rabies vaccines.

Don't Forget Ebola: World Must Prepare for 'Certainty' of New Pandemic

In the aftermath of the recent outbreaks of the Zika and Ebola viruses, most countries are still not adequately prepared for a pandemic, according to a ...

Ebola: FG, Lagos state to sanction Kenya Airlines

The Federal and Lagos State governments on Thursday said they would punish Kenya Airways for conveying a corpse from an Ebola-infested country, ...

Canberra Raiders forward Dave Taylor's tough run continues with chickenpox

How do you stop a Coal Train? A case of the chickenpox has succeeded where many an NRL defender has failed. Canberra Raiders recruit Dave ...

FG To Sanction Kenya Airways Over Ebola Corpse

Congo is now battling an outbreak of Ebola , which Nigeria successfully contained in 2014 after Patrick Sawyer, a Liberian, imported it to the country.

School kids are asked to snitch on parents who ignore vaccine advice

"The fact that people are still dying of measles can not be a matter of ... a common childhood vaccine for measles, mumps and other diseases could ...

German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine advice

Adults and children have become more vulnerable to the measles and other potentially unsafe ailments as vaccination rates drop.However, authorities ...

German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine advice

German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine advice ... of measles vaccine, claiming that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

World Health Organization declares Ebola outbreak in Congo

This is the eighth epidemic of Ebola that Congo has faced. The incident, which World Health Organization said had been brought to its attention on ...

German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine advice

The move comes as the number of measles cases in Germany skyrockets, with 583 cases reported up to the end of April, compared with 325 for the ...

Fully connected

Some networks are weak and fizzle out this happened with the original outbreak of Ebola in 1976 because it was in a remote area and it was ...

Gauteng health dept outlines plan to deal with measles

Government's emergency mass measles programme was supposed to ... Gauteng has seen a spike in measles cases with 10 people contracting the ...

Case at Portland private school among statewide whooping cough surge

PORTLAND, Maine A case of pertussis at a Portland private school is the latest instance in this year's statewide upswing of the highly infectious ...

Germany Vaccination Law To Oblige Kindergartens To Report Parents Who Refuse To Vaccinate ...

Falling vaccination rates have been attributed to some theories that link autism and the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine.

Head, neck cancers linked to human papillomavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends boys and girls receive two doses of an HPV vaccine before they become sexually active ...

Germany Requires Kindergartens To Report Parents Who Won't Get Vaccination Advice

Earlier this week, a 37-year-old mother of three died of measles in the city of North Rhine-Westphalia a terrible consequence that might have been ...

Rabid skunk found in Oswego County, health department warns

A dog came into contact with the skunk, but it was up to date on its rabies shot and given a booster to be safe, the Oswego County Health Department ...

Rabid skunk found in Minetto; Oswego County warns residents to get pets vaccinated

The dog was up-to-date on its rabies shots, but was given a rabies booster as a precaution, officials said. No people were exposed to the skunk.

Here's What Germany Wants to Do to Parents Who Don't Vaccinate Their Kids

As it stands, German authorities can already fine parents who don't attend mandatory vaccination consultations up to $2,800, but as the Associated ...

PHARMACY CORNER: Shingles the ugly truth

You see, Shingles begins with the Chickenpox virus, which 98% of all Americans have had or been exposed to. The virus never really leaves the body ...

Germany To Tell Kids To Inform on Parents if They Don't Have Them Vaccinated

Adults and children have become more vulnerable to the measles and other potentially dangerous ailments as vaccination rates drop. Vaccinations ...

Hepatitis A Case in Oakland County Jail, Vaccines and Testing Advised

OCHD offers the Hepatitis A vaccine for $35 per dose; however, no one will be denied access to services due to inability to pay. A discounted/sliding ...

Minnesota's measles outbreak about to exceed total 2016 US cases. Here's what community ...

Minnesota's measles outbreak is about to exceed the total number of cases ... At a recent community forum in Minneapolis about the MMR vaccine, ...

New Ebola cases may show effect of improved alerts, global official says

Cancun, Mexico (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The rapid reaction by the Democratic Republic of Congo to recent cases of Ebola showed lessons ...

New Ebola cases may show effect of improved alerts, global official says

Cancun, Mexico, May 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The rapid reaction by the Democratic Republic of Congo to recent cases of Ebola showed ...

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