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Flu season is back - is your family ready? As health officials release this year's guidelines, we ...

The CDC recommends getting the vaccine either in the form of a shot or a nasal spray. For those who choose to go with the injectable, there are two ...

Polio Vaccine Market Report 2023 Focuses On Top Companies, Research Methodology, Drivers ...

Polio Vaccine Market provides analysis market status and development trend, types and applications, opportunities for entrant or investor. The Polio ...

DANGER: 3 out of 10 food vendors suffering from Hepatitis B

Three out of ten food vendors in the Nkwanta South Municipality of the Volta Region have hepatitis B infections, the Municipal Environmental Health ...

Rabid Bat Found In Chevy Chase Neighborhood

LFCD wants to remind residents to make sure their pets have a current rabies vaccination. There does not appear to be any contact between ...

Flu Shots Available At St Davids GIANT Grocery Store

While the CDC recommends flu shots for everyone over six months, certain groups of people are at greater risk for complications from the flu.

Rotary of the Abingtons: Firkin Friday raises awareness about polio

On Firkin Friday, Rotary Clubs from all over the area met at Cooper's to have fun and raise awareness for polio. The word “Firkin” was new to me.

Effective TB, HIV, malaria vaccines missing from pipeline

DURHAM, N.C. -- Many of the vaccines critically needed to fight some of the world's most prevalent infectious diseases are not likely to be developed, ...

Guidance on which flu vaccine to get: Shots for kids, and maybe go egg-free

People wondering about flu shots are getting some very specific guidance this week: ... “CDC does not recommend one flu vaccine over another.

Flu shots now available at GIANT/MARTIN'S pharmacies

Flu shots are now available at all 138 GIANT/MARTIN'S stores with ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend everyone six ...

Get your kids flu vaccine right away, American Academy of Pediatrics says

The American Academy of Pediatrics is encouraging children from 6 months old and up to get the vaccine, especially in light of last year being one of ...

Meningococcal Vaccine Market 2018-2023 by Product Type, Applications, Revenue, Opportunities ...

Meningococcal Vaccine market report enlists several important factors, starting from the basics to advanced market intelligence which plays a crucial ...

Flu Season 2018-19: When, Where to Get Your Shot, How Bad Will It Be This Year

The activity usually begins in October and the CDC recommends that those who plan to get vaccinated against the flu get their vaccines at least two ...

September immunization schedule

The Siskiyou County Health & Human Services Agency - Public Health Division has scheduled the following immunization clinics for September.

Third animal tested positive for rabies in Pamlico County

North Carolina law requires that cats, dogs and ferrets be vaccinated. Local veterinarians offer rabies vaccinations at a reduced price, by appointment ...

Covenant Health Plainview placed on Texas' Immunization Honor Roll

State representative Josephine Lumines, MSN, RN visited the hospital on behalf of the Immunization Action Coalition to recognize Covenant ...

Covenant Health Plainview placed on Texas' Immunization Honor Roll

Lumines said the hospital was named to the Hepatitis B Birth Dose Honor Roll for its noteworthy dedication to patient safety by establishing a policy to ...

Rabid raccoon captured in Pamlico County, pet owners being warned

We're told that animal control will be in the affected area conducting a rabies canvas. If pets are located that have no current rabies vaccination, ...

How Do You Treat The Measles? Here's What Parents Should Know

While vaccinating your child will protect them from the completely ... According to the CDC if you suspect your child has the measles you should ...

Inovio up 2% on start of early-stage study of hep C vaccine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO +1.5%) is up on below-average volume in response to its announcement that dosing is underway in a Phase 1 clinical ...

Shingles on the Rise Among Younger People

Varicella is the same virus responsible for chickenpox. After you recover from chickenpox in childhood, the virus lies dormant in your nerve cells.

Pediatricians say all children should get flu shots ASAP

All children should get a flu shot as soon as it becomes available this season ... Shu explained that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

NasoVAX Found to Induce Stable Antibodies Over 6 Months

“We believe NasoVAX to be a very differentiated and superior vaccine to ... an international infectious disease conference, in October of this year.

City Reminds New Yorkers to Get Vaccinated

Vaccines are among the most successful methods of preventing disease and have significantly reduced once common infectious diseases that cause ...

Owensboro Pharmacist Says Demand for Hepatitis A Vaccine Continues to Surge

A Daviess County pharmacist says the demand for Hepatitis A vaccine continues to grow in the face of a statewide outbreak. Jigna Wilson, with Wilson ...

World Vaccines Market Analysis 2015-2018 & 2024: Strong Growth, Fuelled by Favorable ...

As a result, vaccine-preventable diseases and their resulting deaths are ... (Specifically excluded is discussion of related infectious disease products ...

In this Mangaluru village 200 take rabies vaccination in one week

Sources in the Nellyadi Primary Health Centre, 60km from here, said people got vaccinated amid fears that the rabies virus is communicable. At least ...

HEALTH CENTER: Tax rate set, flu shot clinics to begin in September

Shots for school continued, with the meningitis vaccine stock reported to have been depleted but since refilled. The Health Center nurses are working ...

The Mysterious Origins of the Smallpox Vaccine

This circumvents the possibility of causing a real infection or spreading a new agent of disease within the human population. But the early smallpox ...

The Best Time to Get the Flu Shot Is Earlier Than You Think

It's technically still summer, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it's already time to think about flu season 2018-2019.

Zambia dismisses reports of Ebola outbreak in capital

Health authorities in Zambia on Tuesday dismissed reports that the country has recorded its first Ebola case. Reports in some local media reported ...

Polio advice updated

At the recent meeting of the Emergency Committee (EC) under International Health Regulations (IHR) 2005 the data on wild poliovirus (WPV) and ...

B* Board: I Can't Contain my Rage at Anti-Vaxxers & It's Making Me Avoid Mom Groups

Some moms cited the disproved theory about a link between vaccinations and autism as the reason they planned to avoid them (or “wing it” as my ...

Response Efforts To Latest Ebola Outbreak In Congo Showing Success But Risks Remain

“It's too soon to say the outbreak of Ebola … in a conflict-prone eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo is fully under control, but great ...

Flu vaccine recommended for all children 6 months and older: Report

“The flu virus is common — and unpredictable,” Dr. Flor M. Munoz, member of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases, said in a statement.

People may want to wait a few weeks for flu vaccines

Community Health Nurse Cami McClellan said their vaccines should be ... At the recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control, only shots will ...

Global Vaccine for Non-infectious Meningitis Market Growth by 2023- Industry Analysis, Size ...

A new research report titled, 'Global Vaccine for Non-infectious Meningitis Market Research Report' has been added to the vast repository of research ...

AAP issues flu vaccine recommendations for 2018-2019

The annual flu vaccine significantly reduces a child's risk of severe ... M. Munoz, MD, FAAP, member of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases.

AAP issues flu vaccine recommendations for 2018-2019

The annual flu vaccine significantly reduces a child's risk of severe influenza and death, according to the AAP policy statement, "Recommendations for ...

Inovio (INO) Initiates Phase I Study on Hepatitis C Vaccine

Both companies are jointly developing the world's first vaccine to prevent hepatitis C infection. Korean pharma company GeneOne Life Science has ...

Nigeria assures GAVI of improved immunization coverage

THE Nigerian Government has restated commitment to improve and sustain immunization coverage in the country.

Nebraska man claims missed West Nile diagnosis left him paralyzed

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there is no vaccine or specific antiviral treatment to treat or prevent the virus, ...

STDs continue to be a problem among young people

Hepatitis B is another virus that can pass to the infant at birth and is a major cause of liver cancer in children in countries where they do not have the ...

Gold medal for UCT Vaccinology Research Chair

Her current research is aimed at providing data to support HPV vaccine introduction in South Africa, as well as understanding the factors influencing ...

Inefficient Maine Immunization Program creates barriers to vaccines for children

The Maine Immunization Program (MIP) is publicly funded and provides necessary vaccines to all Maine children under the age of 19 regardless of ...

Hardees wants class action lawsuit dismissed after hepatitis A outbreak

[RELATED: Mecklenburg Co. health department wraps up hepatitis A vaccinations following outbreak]. The case was filed earlier this summer in ...

Rabid raccoon caught on Flat Shoals Road in DeKalb County

In 2018, DeKalb County has reported 10 cases of rabies in raccoons in cities ... but can be transmitted to people that don't have a rabies vaccination.

Rite Aid Offering Free Scoop of Thrifty Ice Cream with Each Annual Flu Shot in Its California ...

Customers can redeem their coupon after being immunized against the flu at any California Rite Aid location that features a hand-dipped Thrifty Ice ...

Public Health Agency encourages girls to get the HPV vaccine to reduce risk of cervical cancer ...

The Public Health Agency (PHA) is urging parents to take up the offer of the HPV vaccine for their daughters aged 12-13. As the new school year gets ...

Easton Area students without vaccinations face ouster

Pennsylvania requires all students have four doses of the tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis vaccine (one dose after the fourth birthday); four ...

Suspected Ebola patient has tested negative – Minister

Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya says his ministry has not recorded any Ebola cases and tests on the man admitted at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital have ...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Tsinghua University Team up to Develop Novel Treatment Approaches ...

Although pathogen-directed treatments and vaccinations have greatly reduced the impact of infectious diseases in past decades, they continue to be a ...

A lethal game of chicken: the next trade war with China could be a matter of life and death

Public health officials fear that a new flu pandemic may be on its way. ... it has almost eradicated the virus with a single poultry vaccination campaign, ...

Rebels ambush South African peacekeepers in Congo Ebola zone

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Two South African peacekeepers were wounded in a rebel ambush near the epicenter of an Ebola ...

Morning Break: Microwave Warfare; Saving American Medicine; CRISPR Pros and Cons

Just as college is starting up again, GlaxoSmithKline is reviving its "Moms Against Meningitis B" TV ad for Bexsero, its vaccine against meningitis B.

Gambia hailed for achievements in child immunization

As immunization is a key element of the Primary Health Care Strategy adopted in 1983, the EPI services in The Gambia are provided at base and ...

Medical News Today: HPV and breastfeeding: What to know

Medical News Today: HPV and breastfeeding: What to know ... The latent virus used in the HPV vaccine will not cause HPV to develop in breast milk ...

2018-2023 Human Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin (Im) Market Detailed Analysis by Latest Trends ...

Human Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin (Im) Market reports elaborate the main Key players of the report, types, Applications in detail. Deep Analysis of ...

Critical Analysis: VBI Vaccines (VBIV) vs. Amneal Pharmaceuticals (AMRX)

VBI Vaccines Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops and sells vaccines to address unmet needs in infectious disease and immuno-oncology in ...

Global 23-Valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine Market 2018 – MSD, Sanofipasteur, CDIBP

The 23-Valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine market report further emphasizes on driver and restraint factors in the global and regional level.

Govt Clears Ebola Air

Government has dispelled reports that a case of Ebola has been recorded in Lusaka. Minister of Health Dr. Chitalu Chilufya, who briefed the media at ...

Altimmune (ALT) Reports Additional Positive Data from Phase 2a Study of NasoVAX Intranasal ...

Subjects were followed for an additional six months after vaccination to ... We believe NasoVAX to be a very differentiated and superior vaccine to those ... an international infectious disease conference, in San Francisco, California in ...

Beijing schedules first 9-valent HPV vaccine appointments

Some hospitals in Beijing have started scheduling public appointments for the latest 9-valent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. People will have ...

No Ebola outbreak in Zambia, so don't panic, Government says

GOVERNMENT through Ministry of Health has refuted reports that there's an outbreak of Ebola in Zambia. Earlier reports indicated that there was an ...

Altimmune Announces Additional Positive Data from Its Phase 2a Study of NasoVAX Intranasal ...

We believe NasoVAX to be a very differentiated and superior vaccine to ... immune responses for the prevention and treatment of infectious disease.

Altimmune Announces Additional Positive Data from Its Phase 2a Study of NasoVAX Intranasal ...

... March in the northern hemisphere according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), but most individuals are vaccinated very early in the Fall.

Canadian children have high rates of mental illness, poverty and mortality: National study

... that a quarter of all children have not received their full recommended doses of diphtheria, whooping cough and tetanus vaccine by the age of two.

Hepatitis A Vaccine Market 2018| Global Coverage| Norvatis, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp, Crucell ...

Global Hepatitis A Vaccine Market 2018 research report analyze the growth trajectory and presents an hepatitis a vaccine industry overview. It begins ...

Why getting vaccinated should be on the top of your travel checklist

Passport Health St. Louis is a one-stop shop for travel vaccines and ... Travelers should also make sure they're current on their Tetanus shots and ...

Inovio launches Ph1 study of Hep C vaccine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NSDQ:INO) and its partner, GeneOne Life Science (KSE:011000), said today that the companies have dosed the first patient ...

Healthcare sector must fight back against misinformation

Despite virtually no scientific evidence, the theory that the MMR vaccine causes autism in children has found passionate advocates in many countries; ...

Congolese man who died in Lusaka did not have Ebola

The Ministry of Health has dispelled reports that Zambia has recorded a suspected case of Ebola. Social media reports on Monday evening showed ...

“NO EBOLA IN ZAMBIA”

Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya has refuted claims that Zambia has an Ebola case. Dr. Chilufya says the 41-year-old patient who came from ...

Adult Pneumonia Immunizations Save Lives and Prevent Hospitalizations

Additionally, an educational website has been developed that includes evidence-based interventions, immunization resources and campaign ...

Shingles symptoms: Two early signs to spot to avoid painful complications warns Dr Chris

Shingles is a viral infection - the same virus that causes chickenpox - which can cause a painful rash. After a person has had chickenpox, the virus lies ...

Be informed when making vaccination decisions

In many developing countries, vaccine-preventable diseases such as ... Travelers that have measles can easily bring the infection into the U. S. and it ...

Why Haven't We Cured The Common Cold Yet?

Polio, smallpox, hepatitis A and B are all serious viruses humanity learned to subdue with effective solutions. Even the flu, which can shift and mutate ...

Global Travelers Vaccines Market 2018 Share and Overview: CNBG, Merck, Sanofi Pasteur MSD ...

Product Types including: Hepatitis B Vaccine, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine, Typhoid Vaccine, Cholera Vaccine, Yellow Fever ...

HPV and breastfeeding: What to know

But, for most women with HPV, breastfeeding is safe, and the benefits ... The latent virus used in the HPV vaccine will not cause HPV to develop in ...

Majority of people don't know HPV can affect men as well as women

Both girls and boys in countries including Austria, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the US are already offered HPV vaccines by the state.

EBOLA SCREENING INTENSIFIED

The Ministry of Health has intensified screening and surveillance at the Kasumbalesa border point following the outbreak of the highly infectious Ebola ...

UP government inducts rotavirus vaccine in routine immunization programme

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday inducted rotavirus vaccine in the routine immunization programme (RIP) to protect 57 lakh children in the ...

Back to School Vaccines

One of the best ways to prevent children from getting sick, is the flu vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control recommends all kids get the flu shot or flu ...

Polio Vaccines Market Competitive Analysis based on Types and Application for 2018

Stats And Reports, recently published a detailed market research study focused on the Global Polio Vaccines Market in key regions like North America ...

AiCuris finds chronic hepatitis B drug candidate safe in Phase I trial

The immunomodulator activity of AIC649 is said to possess the potential to act as a functional cure for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.

Global All Vaccine Market 2018 – CNBG, ChengDa Bio, Changsheng Life, Zhifei, SINOVAC ...

This report presents in detail analysis of All Vaccine Market especially ... Polio, Hepatitis A, Rabies, BCG, Hepatitis B, Pertussis, Diphtheria, tetanus, ...

MR vaccination to be launched on Sept 15 in Tripura

Agartala, Sep 4 (UNI) Tripura government is all set to launch mass scale Measles and Rubella (MR) immunization program across the state from ...

Inovio and GeneOne dose first patient in Phase l trial of GLS-6150

“The key to a successful hepatitis C vaccine will be its ability to activate the body's immune system to prevent or treat infection by a virus with multiple ...

Flu season is around the corner. Is your family prepared?

"Everyone over 6 months of age should get their flu vaccine before ... director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, recalled that ...

Children in DRC begin to return to school after Ebola outbreak

Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo are starting to return to school following a regional Ebola outbreak, that has killed over 70 people so far.

When we let juries decide on the science, we get Autism linked with vaccines and the Monsanto ...

Juries assessing not only the validity of evidence presented in court but the validity of the methods used to collect that evidence puts justice on a ...

Global Mumps Drug Market Size, Growth rate, Market Statistics and Future Forecasts to 2025

Global Mumps Drug Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Regional Outlook, and Forecasts, 2018 – 2025' to its vast database of research reports.

Health officials preparing for flu season

(CNN) — It's time to call your pediatrician. All children should get a flu shot as soon as it becomes available this season, preferably before the end of ...

Soligenix Announces Publication of Positive Long-Term Data Supporting Thermostability and ...

RiVax is a ricin toxin vaccine, under development by Soligenix, and ... Research Scientist, Division of Infectious Diseases, Wadsworth Center, New ...

Poliomyelitis Vaccine Market: Global Sales, Ex-factory Price, Revenue, Gross Margin Analysis 2025

This Poliomyelitis Vaccine Market report studies the market status and outlook of global and United States, from angles of players, regions, product ...

Disease which can be deadly in dogs detected in Norwich

“Parvovirus is an infectious disease which can be spread between dogs both ... “Parvovirus is one of the diseases we commonly vaccinate against.

No strays being drowned as alleged, says Uggah

Dr Adrian also warned dog owners in rabies infected areas that it is mandatory to get rabies vaccination for their pets, adding that failure to do so ...

Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine Market Size, Market Segmentation and Competitors ...

The research report on the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine market provides a comprehensive analysis on the market on a global and ...

Pneumococcal Vaccine market analysis, overview, manufacturers and trends forecast to 2025

The research report on the Pneumococcal Vaccine market provides a comprehensive analysis on the market on a global and regional front, based on ...

Dora Siliya rules out Ebola outbreak

Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya has ruled out the suspected ebola outbreak in Lusaka saying the patient had symptoms of ebola but after ...

Cold Chain Boost To Scale Up Immunization

With Support from GAVI and UNICEF, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation through the Child Health and Expanded Programme on Immunization has ...

Rotavirus vaccine launched in UP

The vaccine was included in routine immunization programme since 2016 in Odisha and subsequently expanded to Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, ...

Uttar Pradesh becomes 11th state to induct Rotavirus vaccine in routine immunisation programme

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday inducted Rotavirus vaccine in the routine immunisation programme to protect 57 lakh children in ...

Meningitis Vaccine Market Outlook To 2022: Top Companies In Market, Trends and Growth Factors ...

The Meningitis Vaccine Market report firstly announced the Meningitis Vaccine Industry fundamentals: definitions, classifications, applications and ...

Montclair Orchestra Season to Highlight Shakespeare, Chiaroscuro, and More

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- The Montclair Health Department has scheduled FREE fall rabies vaccination clinics for the following dates: Cedar Grove Clinic: ...

Polio immunisation: Agency targets 41460 children in Hadejia LGA

THE Jigawa Primary Health Care Development Agency (JPHCDA) on Monday said it targeted 41,460 children in Hadejia Local Government Area of ...

Now in Ukraine there is no analogue of a prohibited due to the labelling in Russian language of the ...

Now in Ukraine there is no analogue of a prohibited due to the labelling in Russian language of the vaccine against tetanus and diphtheria.

Govt warns Ebola virus could spread to country through porous borders

Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ummy Mwalimu said this yesterday in Dar es Salaam when speaking at a ...

Parents warned to vaccinate kids as measles begins to come back

Head of the infectious and neurological diseases department at the city's Children's Hospital No.1, Dr. Truong Huu Khanh said the hospital admitted ...

Glasgow students urged to check vaccinations are up-to-date before heading off to uni

As thousands of students prepare to start college and university, health experts in Glasgow are urging them to check their vaccinations are up-to-date.

Global Meningococcal Infections Vaccine Market Research and Analysis into Current Type,Growth ...

Meningococcal Infections Vaccine Market report delivers a detailed study with present and upcoming Opportunities to clarify the future investment in ...

Lusaka records suspected Ebola, as Health PS calms public, dismisses speculation

At least, one case of suspected Ebola has been officially recorded at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital in Lusaka. But Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary ...

UCLA researchers say coverage of pharmacy vaccines could curb disease spread

UCLA researchers found that requiring health insurers to cover adult vaccinations at pharmacies could prevent unnecessary deaths from diseases ...

UCLA researchers say coverage of pharmacy vaccines could curb disease spread

California's flu vaccination rate is 31 percentage points below the recommended 70 percent, its completed HPV vaccination rate for young women is ...

COVER STORY: Why so many people with autism never make it to their 40th birthday.

A US study published the following year found people diagnosed with autism die at an average age of just 36. While the same research hasn't been ...

Family of 'perfectly fit and healthy' man, 39, who died three days after flu and whooping cough ...

Lindsey Day (pictured left) died after contracting acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDs) just three days after he was immunised for flu and ...

Global Pertussis Vaccine Market – Industry Challenges, Key Vendors, Drivers, Trends and ...

Pertussis Vaccine Market report includes a comprehensive analysis of the present state of the market. Pertussis Vaccine market report starts with the ...

NSW family weigh legal action after death

The family of a Sydney man who died days after having the flu shot is reportedly considering taking legal action over his death but Australia's peak ...

Global Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine Market Analysis, Trends, Share, Forecast and Major Key ...

The Report of Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine Market Report is set up to convey the different parts of the market that will specifically impact the ...

Barwon Health appeals for meningococcal vaccine trial volunteers

Barwon Health appeals for meningococcal vaccine trial volunteers ... Barwon Health Infectious Diseases physician Dr James Pollard said it is typical ...

Vaccination drive in opposition to measles kicks off country-huge

Routine vaccination for young folks, combined with mass immunization campaigns remain key public health methods to decrease world measles ...

Pertussis Vaccine Market Analysis includes Methodology, Research Programs, Market Breakdown ...

Pertussis Vaccine Market Research Report provides in-depth information and professional study 2018-2025 of Pertussis Vaccine Industry. This Report ...

HPV Vaccines Market Research Report Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base, Sales ...

HPV Vaccines Market report provides complete evaluation for those who are looking for Business expand in various regions, manufacturers, New ...

'It could have been me': meningococcal survivor urges vaccinations after teen's death

When Sarah Joyce heard about the tragic death of NSW Central Coast teenager Mischelle Rhodes from meningococcal, it hit too close to home.

Polio (Poliomyelitis) Vaccines Market | Global Research Insight 2018-2025 ( GSK, Bibcol and ...

Global Polio (Poliomyelitis) Vaccines Market Research Report analyzes world market regions, product categories, with sales, market revenue, product ...

Inovio and Korean Partner Dose 1st Subject In Trial to Develop World's First Vaccine to Prevent ...

While new therapies have made hepatitis C a curable infection, no preventive vaccine has ever been approved. PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., and ...

How to avoid measles and what to do if you catch it

Measles is an infectious disease caused by a virus. “It used to be a common illness, especially in children, until the introduction of the measles vaccine ...

Pencils, Notebooks — and Flu Shots? After Last Year's Deadly Flu Outbreak, Many Schools Are ...

“I want you to bring flu vaccines to my students,” the principal told her. ... The program is part of a partnership with Healthy Schools, a company that ...

Three additional polio cases reported in PNG

Published at 2:00pm The National Department of Health of Papua New Guinea ... The boy has no record of polio vaccination and no history of travel.

Immunizations recommended as safest form of health protection

Immunizations, also known as vaccinations, makes it possible for a person to not be susceptible or resistant to infectious disease by stimulating the ...

THOSE WERE THE DAYS1959: This won't hurt a bit – Glasgow's new anti-polio campaign

In 1959, in Glasgow, the Public Health department had already vaccinated 180,000 children, and was now turning its attention to secondary-school ...

AAP: Flu Shot 'Primary Choice' for Kids This Flu Season

All children ages 6 months and older should receive the flu shot to protect against influenza, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) said.

DRC Ebola death toll rapidly increasing

KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – IT is feared the latest outbreak of the Ebola virus that has killed at least 75 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

Kerala's race against time to procure preventive tablets against rat fever

As death the rat fever death toll rises in Kozhikode district the city corporation health department has undertaken a mass immunization programme ...

Family considering legal action after Sydney man's sudden death

“At the end of the day, influenza immunisation is particularly safe. I will have no hesitation in rolling up my sleeves and having the immunisation again ...

Overview of pneumococcal serotypes and genotypes causing diseases in patients with chronic ...

Overview of pneumococcal serotypes and genotypes causing diseases in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a Spanish hospital ...

With measles on the upward push right here's what it is seemingly you'll per chance per chance per ...

“It frail to be a exceptional illness, especially in children, until the introduction of the measles vaccine, given as a part of the MMR vaccine in infancy,” ...

Chinese parents seek healthcare reform after vaccines scandal

The vaccine scandal is emblematic of a broader problem about the health system. An ageing population and air pollution have led to a rise in demand ...

Catch up with your HPV vaccine

Because he's so slow, he comes in last in every monkey activity. But if you or your daughter have been slow to get her HPV vaccines, she doesn't have ...

ASK THE GP: I'm worried my pneumonia jab has worn off after 20 years

What the vaccine protects against is infection by the pneumococcal bacteria — which don't only cause pneumococcal pneumonia (inflammation of the ...

Mauritius reports 800 measles cases since March

Mauritius health officials stating reporting sporadic measles cases in late-March 2018 and by mid-May, the measles epidemic threshold was met.

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