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17 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

Woman's Doctor: Shingles



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Yesterday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Last chance to get immunizations at Crow Wing County Public Health before program ends

There is one last chance for immunizations for children or adults who either don't have insurance or don't have coverage for vaccinations before Crow Wing County Public Health ends its program.


Related Topix: Crow Wing County, MN, Vaccinations, Health, Brainerd, MN, Health Insurance, Hepatitis, Medicine

Yesterday |

China human vaccine market: RMB10.5 billion industry in 2012

In 2012, Chinese human vaccine market valued RMB10.5 billion with the lot release quantity of roughly 773 million person-portions.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Health, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Medicine, Influenza

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Another U.S. Mumps Outbreak

This week, New Jersey joined New York and Ohio as the third U.S. location to have a mumps outbreak this year-and it probably won't be the last.


Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Vaccinations, Family, Kids, Teenagers

The Whitecourt Star

Province promotes message of immunization

Town of Whitecourt mayor Maryann Chichak and Alberta Health Services public health nurse Jean Day show off the official Whitecourt Proclamation of Immunization Week on April 26 to May 3. Barry Kerton That is the message Alberta Health Services wants to get out during Immunization Week, which will be held on the last week of April.


Related Topix: Canada, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, North America, World News, Vaccinations, Health, Mumps

The Fountain Pen

New Mandatory Immunizations Rules For Next School Year

Ontario is helping children and youth stay healthy by requiring their immunizations to be up to date before they return to school in September.


Related Topix: Ontario (Ontario, CA), Health, Mumps

This week in health: Mandatory vaccines, brutal allergies and more

In the wake of a recent outbreak of measles in British Columbia and a considerable amount of back-and-forth in recent months by the pro- and anti-vaccine crowd, the Ontario government has just announced plans to beef up the immunization schedule for the province's children.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health, Autism


Health Watch: Learn more about shingles

Larry Bowa may be known for his baseball prowess and fiery personality, but in June 2013, the two-time Golden Glove-winner was stopped in his tracks by a case of shingles, which he says caused him some of the worst pain of his life.


Related Topix: Shingles, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daily Mail

Alicia Silverstone shows fit figure in all-black ensemble at book...

Kate and wools! Cheeky Duchess of Cambridge suggests William should get himself an aplaca toupee to hide his thinning hair as pair meet Fred the bowing ram at Sydney's Royal Easter Show Actress and author: Alicia Silverstone shows fit figure in all-black ensemble at book signing for new guide The Kind Mama Alicia Silverstone in an all-black ... (more)


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone, Santa Monica, CA, Vaccinations, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Coxsackievirus A16 Encephalitis during Obinutuzumab Therapy, Belgium, 2013

To the Editor: Enterovirus infections are associated with many clinical manifestations, and specific virus groups or serotypes are associated with specific manifestations.


Related Topix: Lymphoma, Health, Mumps

Northern Life

Three diseases added to vaccine list for students

Students starting classes in the next school year will need proof of new vaccines for meningococcal disease, whooping cough and, for children born in 2010 or later, chickenpox.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Mumps

CBC News

Vaccine hesitant parents worry public health officials

Symptoms of measles include fever, cough, runny nose or red eyes and a red blotchy rash that appears several days after the fever starts.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Alicia Silverstone avoids medication

Alicia Silverstone refuses to give her son medicine as she believes an ''all natural'' diet and ''chemical-free'' approach to life is the best way to stay healthy.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Ontario rolls out stricter vaccine requirements for kids

Beginning in September, Ontario students will have to show proof they have been vaccinated against chickenpox, whooping cough and meningococcal diseases before they enter school.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids, Mumps

The Toronto Star

3 more mandatory vaccines for Ontario schoolchildren

Ontario children will have to prove they've been immunized for whooping cough, chickenpox and meningococcal disease before reporting for school in September.


Related Topix: Health, Kids, Family, Health Insurance, Vaccinations

State Department of Health offers shingles vaccine to uninsured, underinsured

The Pennsylvania Department of Health will offer the shingles vaccine to adults age 50 or older who are uninsured or underinsured in Dauphin County 9 a.m.-noon April 25 at the Hummelstown Chemical Fire Department, 249 E. Main St., Hummelstown.


Related Topix: Dauphin County, PA, Hummelstown, PA, Health


Column: welcomes Dr. W. Gifford-Jones

Starting today, Dr. W. Gifford-Jones will bring his popular weekly medical column to our site.


Related Topix: Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Vaccinations, Health, Hepatitis

Palo Verde Valley Times

Tdap required for incoming 7th graders

Special to the Times BLYTHE, Calif. - For the 2014-2015 school year, and all future school years, all students entering or transferring into 7th grade will need proof of an adolescent whooping cough booster immunization for school in the fall.


Related Topix: Blythe, CA, Vaccinations, Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

Officials: Anti-vaccination movement contributes to uptick in diseases

Danielle Sample, of Casper, used to argue with her mother, a nurse, about her choice to discontinue vaccines for her children.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps

ABC News

PHOTO: Abby Peterson, age six, died of a vaccine preventable disease.

Abby Peterson was just a few weeks shy of her sixth birthday in 2001 when she caught a severe case of chicken pox that made her so weak that she came down with pneumonia, her mother recalled.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Pop/Rock, Duffy, Sleepy Eye, MN, Mumps