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4 hrs ago | The Marion Star

School age children need annual physicals

Summer break is here. It's a great time to get your children caught up on their well-child exams.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

CNN

Forgotten smallpox is alive

Before the term "vaccination" was coined, millions died every year from infectious diseases such as smallpox, tuberculosis and yellow fever.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, Hepatitis, Health

The New Zealand Herald

Chickenpox: The parties to avoid

Scott and Michelle Bibby with Isla, 7, , Devon, 4, and Eden, 8. When Isla was 2 she suffered severe complications from chickenpox.

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Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Vaccinations

Progress Times

County seeks to eliminate concern over immigrant diseases

Current Conditions: Fair, 80 F Forecast: Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 95 Low: 75 Sat - Partly Cloudy.

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Related Topix: Hidalgo County, TX, McAllen, TX, Health, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base

The Town Talk

Roach: Allergic reaction to neomycin nixes getting shingles vaccine

Dear Dr. Roach: I am 61 years old, and was anxious to get a shingles vaccine shot.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Mail

Teenage girl suffers horrific allergic reaction to medication which ...

United flight attendant and mother who was in the middle of a bitter divorce found dead in the trunk of her car One year after he was cleared, Geroge Zimmerman has just $650 in the bank, is $2.5million in debt and homeless Teenage girl suffers horrific allergic reaction to medication which left her unable to breathe and bandaged from head-to-toe ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health

Burnley Citizen

Grieving East Lancs mum pays tribute to baby who fought to the very end

A GRIEVING mother has paid tribute to her 'inspiring' baby who died from an infection while having chemotherapy for a rare disease.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Medicine, Nursing, Health

Wed Jul 09, 2014

KRQE Albuquerque

Report claims illegal immigrants carry deadly diseases

A new report claiming illegal immigrants awaiting deportation to Central America are carrying potentially deadly diseases has some neighbors in southeastern New Mexico concerned.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Artesia, NM, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Family, Kids, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

FOX16

Parents Encouraged to Sign Children Up for Summer Immunizations

The Pulaski Central County Health Unit will hold special after-hour immunization clinics this summer to help parents get their children up-to-date on the new immunization requirements for the 2014-15 school year.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

CNN

You must vaccinate your kids

Although vaccines are required for entry into school in most places in the United States, the government does allow for exceptions, like religious reasons.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Vaccinations, Health, Mumps, Opinion, US News

The Times-Picayune

St. Tammany Parish Public Schools will hold registrations for new students

Registration for all students entering the St. Tammany Parish Public Schools for the first time during the 2014-2015 session will be held at the school the student will attend.

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Related Topix: Education, Home Schooling, Covington, LA, Slidell, LA, 9, Social Security, Personal Finance, Health

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Judicial Watch

Illegal Alien Minors Spreading TB, Ebola, Dengue, Swine Flu

The hordes of illegal immigrant minors entering the U.S. are bringing serious diseases-including swine flu, dengue fever, Ebola virus and tuberculosis-that present a danger to the American public as well as the Border Patrol agents forced to care for the kids, according to a U.S. Congressman who is also medical doctor.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Health, Family, Kids, US Politics, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Breitbart.com

Illegal Alien with Tuberculosis Ignored by Feds

A source told Breitbart Texas that an illegal immigrant from Guatemala is currently being treated for active tuberculosis at the University Medical Center of El Paso.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Immigration Reform, Infectious Diseases, Health

Albany Times Union

County Legislator Deborah Bush wants to know who is going to be making sure they don't bring communicable illnesses with them.

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Related Topix: Berne, NY, Albany County, NY, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu

CNN

Forgotten vials of smallpox virus found

Before the term "vaccination" was coined, millions died every year from infectious diseases such as smallpox, tuberculosis and yellow fever.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, Hepatitis, Health

Hispanic Business

ContraVir Appoints Industry Veteran William Hornung as Its Chief Financial Officer

'Bill's experience in executing the finance function and contributing to the strategic planning and operations of emerging biopharmaceutical companies is essential, and will help ContraVir achieve its objective to become a leader in the antiviral drug segment.'

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Related Topix: Medicine, Shingles, Valtrex, Valacyclovir (generic)

NewsTarget.com

Excluding Unvaccinated Children from School During Outbreaks: Standard Policy, But is it Legal?

A New York federal court recently dismissed a case brought by parents whose unvaccinated children were excluded from school during local outbreaks.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Kids, Family

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Free Republic

Illegal Immigrant Children Have Lice So Bad ‘They Can Be...

Todd Starnes told Sean Hannity on FOX News tonight that the illegal immigrant children held at Lackland Air Force base in Oklahoma are bringing diseases into America.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Military, US Air Force, Medicine, Health, Tuberculosis, Family, Kids

Mental Help Net

Review: Routine Vaccines for Children in U.S. Deemed Safe

There is evidence for some adverse events associated with routine vaccines recommended for children in the United States, although these events are rare, according to a review published online July 1 in Pediatrics .

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Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Autism

Fox News

Immigrant illness: What you need to know about scabies and tuberculosis

Under a moderate modification, this photomicrograph revealed the histopathologic changes in a human skin sample from the site of a number of scabies burrows, due to an infestation of Sarcoptes scabiei var.

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Related Topix: Health, Immigration Reform, Entomology, Science, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

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