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6 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Saving children's lives by expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination in Africa

Expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination from 12 to 15 months could have potentially large effects on coverage in Africa, according to a new report published by Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Princeton University, Family, Kids

7 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

Have you done your health homework?

The new school year is on the horizon, and soon children up and down the country will be back in the classroom - those breeding grounds of knowledge and creativity.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health

Thu Aug 28, 2014

KXLY-TV Spokane

Check your child's vaccinations before heading back to school

Getting ready for back to school means getting school supplies and backpacks, but it's also the perfect time to make sure children are up-to-date on their shots.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids, Chickenpox, Grant County, WA

CBS News

Children's vaccine rates vary widely by state

The vast majority of American babies are getting the vaccines they need to protect them from serious illnesses, federal health officials said Thursday.

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

US News & World Report

Vaccine Safety: Getting the Message to Parents in Doubt

With some parents foregoing important vaccines due to health fears, many doctors are working hard to debunk anti-vaccination myths.

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

Reuters

U.S. infant vaccination rates high, timeliness a concern: CDC

U.S. infant vaccination rates for diseases such as measles, mumps and rubella increased or remained stable at high levels in 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.

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

KSL-TV

Disease outbreaks prompt reminder for college students

Outbreaks of measles, mumps and meningitis showed up at college campuses across the country this year.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

St. Francis

Autism Caused By MMR Vaccine says CDC Whistleblower

The link between the MMR Vaccine and Autism have long been debated in and out of court.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Autism, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US News, Family, Kids

CNN

Journal questions validity of autism and vaccine study

A study published earlier this month concluded African-American boys are more at risk for autism if they're given the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine before the age of 2. The study author says researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention knew about the link in 2004 -- and covered it up.

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

Williston Observer

Make sure kids' vaccines are up to date

Observer staff report To celebrate the importance of immunizations throughout life, the Vermont Department of Health joined with partners nationwide in recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month.

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

NewsandSentinel.com

No Excuse

Health officials in Ohio are making something clear this school year - if you do not have your child vaccinated, they may be asked to stay home.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids

Wed Aug 27, 2014

CNN

Vaccine-autism study removed

A study published earlier this month on an alleged link between vaccines and autism has been removed from the public domain pending further investigation, according to Translational Neurodegeneration .

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

Waterloo Chronicle

Students could be suspended without immunizations

There are only a few days left until the end of summer and with the start of a new school year comes another round of requests for immunization records from Region of Waterloo Public health.

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Related Topix: Health, Chickenpox, Kids, Family

Journal

Immunizations important as school starts

As parents send their children to school, they are no doubt careful to warn their children about crossing streets safely.

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Related Topix: Health, Kids, Family, Vaccinations

Tue Aug 26, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Congressman Posey discusses autism, vaccines and lack of CDC...

One of the last remaining patriots serving in public office is pushing for new legislation that would mandate side-by-side comparisons of autism rates in vaccinated versus unvaccinated children.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Autism, Representative Bill Posey, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Vaccinations

EurekAlert!

Expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination could increase childhood survival in Africa

Expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination from 12 to 15 months could have potentially large effects on coverage in Africa, according to a new report published by Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Princeton University, Family, Kids

The Wichita Eagle

Vaccination during pregnancy: What you need to know

Immunization of a mother both before and during pregnancy is important to protect the baby and the mother.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Chickenpox, Medicine, Influenza

The Scarsdale Daily Voice

Westchester Health Dept. Reminds Parents To Immunize Children

Westchester County Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler wants parents to place immunizations at the top of their back-to-school to-do lists.

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Related Topix: Westchester County, NY, Health, Yonkers, NY, White Plains, NY

The Bennington Banner

Vt. Dept. of Health: Start of school year a good time for updating vaccinations

According to the Vermont Department of Health, back-to-school season is the perfect time to make sure children are up-to-date on their vaccinations.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Vermont, Vermont Government, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chickenpox

Dudleynews.co.uk

Have you done your health homework?

The new school year is on the horizon, and soon children up and down the country will be back in the classroom - those breeding grounds of knowledge and creativity.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health

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