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3 hrs ago | Dundalk Eagle

New vaccination requirements in effect for Maryland school students

One often-overlooked item to take care of: making sure students have all of the vaccinations required to attend school in the fall.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Chickenpox, Hepatitis, Medicine, Baltimore County, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

6 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Immunizations required for southern Nevada students

Children who may need vaccines are kindergartners and 7th graders. Kindergartners need boosters for tetanus and polio.

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Related Topix: Health, Chickenpox

8 hrs ago | US Pharmacist

Infection in Kidney Transplantation

ABSTRACT: Patients are faced with various infections following kidney transplantation.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Medicine, Urinary Tract Infections, Infectious Diseases, Chickenpox, Influenza

Tue Aug 19, 2014

State of Georgia

A box of tissues next to medication.

With the kids heading back to school, it's time to get caught up on vaccines for the year! August is National Immunization Awareness Month and there's no better time to brush up on your knowledge of these potentially life-saving vaccinations.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Influenza

ABC News

Science Week: How concerned should we be about Ebola and other viruses?

Vaccination paranoia, exploding population growth and increased air travel are proving the perfect environment for the spread of viruses, according to virologist Chris Smith.

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Related Topix: Health

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Portsmouth offers free back-to-school vaccinations

According to the Jessica Mullen, Health Educator, 6th graders must be vaccinated against Tdap, which protects against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis , and kindergartners must be up to date on DTap, Polio, MMR , and chicken pox to attend school.

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Related Topix: Portsmouth, VA, Vaccinations, Health

Daily Herald

Add Vaccinations to Your Back-To-School Checklist

As children start heading back to school, the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is reminding parents to include immunizations on their back-to-school checklists, whether their children are heading for elementary school, high school or college.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Chickenpox

CBS Atlanta

Doctors ID new ways to get more kids vaccinated

MONDAY, Aug. 18, 2014 -- Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Pediatrics, Medicine, Infectious Diseases

KAUZ

Doctors ID new ways to get more kids vaccinated

It's normal for children to feel nervous or anxious about starting or going back to school, but there are a number of things parents can do to ease kids' concerns, an expert says.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids, HPV, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Pediatrics, Medicine

Sys-Con Media

A Study by Focus Autism Foundation Finds: CDC Whistleblower Reveals...

A top research scientist working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention played a key role in helping Dr. Brian Hooker of the Focus Autism Foundation uncover data manipulation by the CDC that obscured a higher incidence of autism in African-American boys .

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Autism, Health, African-American

The Medina Gazette

Parents urged to vaccinate their schoolchildren

The Ohio Department of Health and local medical officials are urging parents to make sure children are up-to-date on vaccinations to protect them and their classmates as they begin a new school year.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Vaccinations, Health, Biotech, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Ohio health agency urges vaccines as classes start

The department says children who aren't vaccinated have a higher risk of contracting and spreading illnesses such as measles and mumps.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

The Daily Record

Childhood vaccines again deemed generally safe

The report should be reassuring to parents, the researchers say. For example, there still is no evidence the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine causes autism.

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

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Measles outbreak in central Ohio might be ending

Health officials are cautiously optimistic that the measles outbreak that spread throughout several Ohio counties this year is ending just as schools are going back into session.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Coshocton, OH, Health, Vaccinations, Ohio State University

Thu Aug 14, 2014

DurhamRegion.com

New rules for childhood vaccinations

As a new school year looms, families in Durham Region are urged to ensure their children are properly vaccinated against a host of communicable diseases.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Chickenpox, Opinion

Northern Virginia Daily

Back to School: Kindergarten, sixth grade are prime time for vaccinations

As families prepare children for the new school year, school districts remind of vaccines required through the Lord Fairfax Health District.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Education Etc., Virginia, Chickenpox, HPV

Xenia Daily Gazette

Start the school year with up-to-date vaccines

Back-to-school season is just days away for some students, and that means parents are out getting supplies, new clothes and back packs.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chickenpox

Kansas City InfoZine

Send Kids Back to School with Their Vaccines Up to Date

Back-to-school season is here. Given the recent outbreaks of measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases, it's also the perfect time to make sure kids are up to date on their immunizations, say local health officials.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chickenpox

MLive.com

Washtenaw County schools working to reduce elevated vaccine waiver rates

Parents of children in Washtenaw County schools excuse their children from being vaccinated at a rate that is troubling local public health officials.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Washtenaw County, MI, Education Etc., Family, Kids, Ann Arbor, MI

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Md. requires new shots for kindergarten, 7th grade

Students entering kindergarten and seventh grade in Maryland will have to add new shots to their lists of things to do before heading back to school this month.

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

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