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3 hrs ago | WeHoNews.com
Back-to-school season is here. It's time for parents to gather supplies and back packs.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Dogs have long had options for the three year rabies vaccines. Now that option will be available for cats too through Merial's PureVax Feline Rabies Vaccine.
11 hrs ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee
College students heading back to school soon raises the question of whether or not your child should be vaccinated for meningitis.
14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Health officials note that the numbers of those not getting vaccinations for medical or religious reasons fluctuates from year to year, the Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Thursday .
14 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Thursday that in 2013, only about 366 students in public and some private schools didn't get vaccinated, down from 458 the year before.
16 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily Progress
As summer break winds down for students, parents turn their eye to more practical matters, like making sure their children are on-task with state-mandated immunizations.
20 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Thailand and four other Asean countries have developed a new dengue vaccine that could mitigate the disease's severity by 88.5%, according to the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of Thailand .
Northland District Health Board has reported an unimmunised child came in contact with children from the Waikato and contracted the disease.
Lynx are considered a threatened species by federal and state authorities. There are about 100 in the wild in Washington State.
Guwahati, July 30: Japanese encephalitis has claimed 96 lives across Assam, while acute encephalitis syndrome has claimed 218 lives in the state so far.
The human papillomavirus, or HPV, is the main cause of cervical cancer in women, causing around 90 percent of all cases of this deadly cancer.
The Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services will administer free vaccines from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at its clinic at 1005 W. Worley St. Students ages 11 through 26 are eligible for the free vaccinations.
The latest outbreak of Ebola virus in west Africa is the worst ever - as of Monday, it had infected more than 1,200 people and claimed at least 672 victims since this spring.
In the 1990s, a new acellular pertussis vaccine was introduced in the United States and other countries.
'It would seem obvious that, as a community, we should take on this scourge with all guns blazing,' says Brian Rudman.
Reporting in PLOS Medicine, researchers found that for every 1,000 children who received the vaccine, an average of 800 cases of illness could be prevented.
Parents are urged to have their children vaccinated against chickenpox after a survey found many were avoiding it because they thought people were better off developing natural immunity to the highly contagious disease.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 11:57 pm
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