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Stanford immunologist Jorg Goronzy , MD, told me a few years ago that a person's immune response declines slowly but surely starting at around age 40. "While 90 percent of young adults respond to most vaccines, after age 60 that response rate is down to around 40-45 percent," he said.
The Olentangy Local Schools is partnering with Health Heroes, Inc . to offer all district students and staff the opportunity to receive a FluMistA Quadrivalent vaccine while in school September 8-9, 2014.
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.
A couple of major organizations have gotten together to make a big recommendation.
The Robesonian These two dogs, including Lady on the right, prepare to get vaccinated for rabies at Pembroke Fire Department on Monday.
Dr Samuel Katz of Duke university and co-creator of the measles vaccine talks about the terrible virus.
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.
Autism rates are increasing drastically and so is the $52 billion vaccine industry.
Bringing your kids to the doctor's office for vaccinations doesn't have to be an ordeal, according to Columbia University nurse practitioner Rita John.
Immunization of a mother both before and during pregnancy is important to protect the baby and the mother.
Volunteers have vaccinated the first badgers in East Sussex against bovine tuberculosis in a campaign to help control the disease in the county.
Doctors should make a point of offering a flu vaccine to their patients. A simple reminder could considerably reduce the number of racial and ethnic minorities who currently do not vaccinate themselves against this common contagious respiratory illness.
HUNDREDS of newborns missed out on the vaccine to prevent TB and are having to be given "catch-up" jabs.
Health workers are crucial to the ongoing international effort to deal with outbreak of Ebola centered in West Africa.
The virus is spread orally through fecal matter, that can be spread through grass, dirt, hair or even someone's shoe.
As millions of American children head back to school, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding parents of the importance of vaccinations by declaring August "National Immunization Awareness Month."
Iowa officials are concerned over the increase in parents choosing not to vaccinate their children.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:31 am
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