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1 hr ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Students living in campus housing at Missouri's public universities will be required to get vaccinated against bacterial meningitis beginning next year.
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5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Scott and Michelle Bibby with Isla, 7, , Devon, 4, and Eden, 8. When Isla was 2 she suffered severe complications from chickenpox.
9 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany
Dr. Alba Sosa may not have been too busy giving pets their rabies vaccines on Friday, but come Saturday that will likely change.
13 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland
Measles cases are up dramatically from last year and that has the state warning of an outbreak.
14 hrs ago | Health.com
Polio is history in much of the world, but remains common in places like Afghanistan, Nigeria and Pakistan.
19 hrs ago | Fox News
Washington state health officials reported on Thursday the highest number of measles cases since 1996 and urged residents to seek vaccinations against the preventable disease during the state's third outbreak of the virus this year.
22 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
Legislation signed by Gov. Jay Nixon requires students to be vaccinated unless they have a signed statement for a medical or religious exemption.
One person has been exposed to rabies in the travelers' rest area of Greenville County after encountering a fox that tested positive for the disease, state health officials announced Wednesday.
The most advanced vaccine for dengue only offers modest protection but could still help millions of people avoid the devastating effects of the disease known as "breakbone fever," according to a large trial.
Nurse Laura Gill administers a dose of the H1N1 vaccine in Ottawa in this November 2, 2009 photo.
SMALLPOX is a horrible disease. It is easily transmitted, causes blisters all over the body, and kills around 30% of those it infects.
Under state law, dogs and cats must receive their first rabies vaccine no later than four months after birth.
The CDC recommends the HPV vaccine for those 11 to 26 years old, but it is most effective at ages 11 to 12. ﻿ When a vaccine for preventing the human papillomavirus debuted less than a decade ago, the thought of vaccinating children for a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cancer caused an uproar.
About every 18 months the issue of vaccinations becomes especially newsworthy. In January 2013, following the hospitalisation of an unvaccinated seven-year-old with tetanus, I suggested that not vaccinating your children was "considered a badge of honour in some circles", that it has "become something of a status symbol in some quarters".
A feral cat that attacked two family dogs on Old Dean Forest Road in Pooler has tested positive for rabies, the Chatham County Health Department announced today.
Of the 11 confirmed cases, 10 people have been vaccinated against whooping cough.
RESIDENTS are being urged to invest in life-saving vaccinations after an influx in the amount of cases of a deadly disease being reported.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:21 pm
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