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  1. About 67 percent of Washington toddlers vaccinated on timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... The Washington toddler vaccination rate in 2014 was slightly lower than in 2013. The one exception is the hepatitis B vaccine given at birth. Almost 80 percent of Washington babies are getting this vaccine in the hospital. State and national vaccine ...

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  2. Local task forces discusses needle exchange programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WKBT

    ... from spreading disease. "From a public health stand point the needle exchange program, what it does do is reduces Hepatitis C infection, a serious problem of the liver, also HIV infection," said task force member, Al Bliss. The task force wants to ...

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  3. State: 67 percent of Washington toddlers vaccinated on timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KOMO News

    ... The Washington toddler vaccination rate in 2014 was slightly lower than in 2013. The one exception is the hepatitis B vaccine given at birth. Almost 80 percent of Washington babies are getting this vaccine in the hospital. State and national vaccine ... 1 comment

  4. Museveni launches door-to-door disease prevention projectRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Daily Monitor

    ... the constituency health task force to improve service delivery and the integrated testing for malaria, HIV and Hepatitis B and selected non-communicable diseases. Health minister Elioda Tumwesigye said ICCM was piloted in Kyangenyi Sub-county in ...

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  5. Pamela Anderson: 'I Could Be Free Of Hepatitis C In Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ContactMusic.com

    The former Baywatch star revealed she had been diagnosed with Hepatitis C in 2002, and told it was "a death sentence", but thanks to the advancement of research into the disease, she could be symptom free by the start of September . The actress, 48, insists the new drugs are working, adding, "I don't have any liver damage and I don't have any side effects.

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  6. Children's Vaccination Rates Remain Low in Some AreasRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Journal Watch

    ... 19 to 35 months showed that less than 1% received no vaccines. Coverage ranged from 58% for two or more doses of hepatitis A vaccine to 95% for three or more doses of diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccine. Immunization rates ...

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  7. Pamela Anderson Opens Up About Having Hepatitis C - Says She Could Be Cured Really SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Perez Hilton

    Pamela Anderson has been living with Hepatitis C for over ten years, and now she's finally ready to open up about her treatment process! The Baywatch star hadn't talked too much about her diagnosis over the years, but now that things are taking a positive turn, she's ready to speak up about the disease, saying: "I'm very fortunate that I've had Hep C for about 16 years. 16 years ago that was [presented to me] as a death sentence.

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  8. Interferon-free regimens overcome the effects of portal hypertension...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | GastroHep.com

    September's publication of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics investigated the effects of portal pressure on virological responses in hepatitis C patients treated with interferon-free regimens. Portal hypertension is the strongest predictor of virological response to pegylated interferon/ribavirin in patients with chronic hepatitis C-related cirrhosis.

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  9. After Living with Hepatitis C for 16 Years, Pamela Anderson Now Says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | People

    In 2002, Pamela Anderson revealed that she was diagnosed with Hepatitis C, something she hasn't spoken about in depth. In this week's PEOPLE, Anderson, 48, reveals that her doctors have prescribed a new FDA-approved drug regimen that eradicates the virus and has given her new hope.

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  10. Pamela Anderson's New Hep C Treatment Could Cure Her Within a MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    She told People that she's going on the new antiviral medication that clears up the liver disease in a matter of weeks. Before the drug was approved by the FDA, Hepatitis C was considered incurable.

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  11. Pockets of lower vaccination rates remain across U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | CBS News

    ... 2014, more than 90 percent of infants were up-to-date with vaccines for polio ; measles, mumps and rubella (MMR); hepatitis B; and chicken pox, the report found. However, vaccination coverage tended to be lower for vaccines that require more than ...

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  12. The Facts About the Bizarre Bird Disease Found in an Alabama ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Health.com

    ... year, the CDC contends. But it can lead to complications like decreased lung function , heart valve infection, and hepatitis. Those most at risk for infection include zoo handlers and caretakers (because they work closely with the birds), pregnant ...

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  13. National, State, and Selected Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... NIS. For most vaccinations, there was no significant change in coverage between 2013 and 2014. The exception was hepatitis A vaccine (HepA), for which increases were observed in coverage with both a< 1 and a< 2 doses. As in previous years, <1% of ...

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  14. Vaccination rates still high after Disneyland outbreak sparked debate: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Washington Times

    ... Thursday said more than 90 percent of children aged 19-35 months received vaccinations for the measles, polio, hepatitis B and the virus that causes chickenpox. Less than 1 percent of children did not receive vaccinations at all. "Collaborative ...

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  15. Dirty Surgical Equipment May Have Been Used On 12,000 Pediatric PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    ... don't know exactly how long the problem existed, they are warning all of the center's patients to get tested for hepatitis B and C and HIV. Officials stress, though, that the chance of the instruments being contaminated is small since there is a low ...

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  16. Pockets of Lower Vaccination Rates Remain Across the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | LiveScience

    ... 2014, more than 90 percent of infants were up-to-date with vaccines for polio ; measles, mumps and rubella (MMR); hepatitis B; and chicken pox, the report found. However, vaccination coverage tended to be lower for vaccines that require more than ...

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  17. Liver Damage From Hepatitis C More Widespread Than ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | HON

    Severe liver damage may be four times more common among Americans with the liver infection hepatitis C than previously believed, a new study suggests. Analyzing nearly 9,800 patients with hepatitis C, researchers learned that using a biopsy alone to reveal liver cirrhosis -- indicating scarring in the organ -- is likely to seriously underestimate its prevalence.

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... vaccination coverage remained high. There was over 90 percent coverage for measles-mumps-rubella (MMR); polio; hepatitis B; and varicella vaccines. The percentage of children who do not receive vaccinations also remained low, at less than 1 percent. ...

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  19. State exemption levels low, national vaccination rates highRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... 35 months for 2014. Vaccination coverage remained high: over 90 percent for measles-mumps-rubella (MMR); polio; hepatitis B; and varicella vaccines. The percentage of children who do not receive vaccinations also remained low, at less than 1 ...

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  20. Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Inovio PharmaceuticalsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... ies for human papillomavirus (HPV)-caused pre-cancers and cancers, prostate cancer, breast/lung/pancreatic cancer, hepatitis C virus (HCV), hepatitis B virus (HBV), HIV, influenza and Ebola. With its

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