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1401 Articles Matching "vaccine"

Precision Medicine Is Hot Field These Days, But It’s Undermined By Lack Of Diversity In Genetic Research

Mar 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
An analysis finds that 78 percent of all individuals included in genomic studies of disease up to 2018 were of European descent. In other public health news: loneliness in teens, childhood trauma, trigger warnings, cancer and vaccines by mail....
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Mumps outbreak grows at Temple University, 'strong recommendation' for vaccine

Mar 23, 2019 , CNN Health
Temple University in Philadelphia has reported 74 cases of mumps in an outbreak that began last month, according to a notification sent to the university community on Thursday....
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Chickenpox parties and natural immunity: Your questions answered

Mar 23, 2019 , CNN Health
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin recently said he chose to expose all nine of his children to the chickenpox instead of giving them the vaccine....
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Doctor Group: Changed Nasal Flu Vaccine OK for Kids

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
Changes to the nasal spray appear to have improved its effectiveness, and the American Academy of Pediatrics is now endorsing it as well as flu shots to protect...
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UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United Parcel Service Inc wants to get beyond U.S. doorsteps with a new push into healthcare....
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Kentucky governor says he exposed his children to chickenpox rather than getting vaccine

Mar 21, 2019 , CNN Health
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Teen who refused chickenpox vaccine says school is limiting his activities. So he's suing

Mar 20, 2019 , CNN Health
A Kentucky student is suing his local health department after it barred students who aren't immunized against the chickenpox from attending school and canceled extracurricular activities during an outbreak that has affected 32 people....
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'Definitely not an anti-vaxer': Some parents push back against recommended vaccine schedule

Mar 16, 2019 , CNN Health
The renewed squabble over vaccinations obscures a large group of parents who aren't anti-vaxers but spread out their children's vaccines at a more gradual pace than doctors recommend. Pediatricians warn that could leave small children vulnerable to disease....
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AMA Enlists Social Media Giants To Stop Spread Of Anti-Vaccine Misinformation

Mar 14, 2019 , Forbes
The American Medical Association urged big social media and tech companies including Amazon, Facebook and Google to stop vaccine misinformation on their platforms....
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Health Tip: HPV Vaccine

Mar 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: HPV VaccineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/12/2019 12:00:00...
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Measles outbreak in New Zealand's Canterbury widens to 20

Mar 10, 2019 , Reuters
Thousands of vaccines are being delivered to health centers in New Zealand's Canterbury district as a measles outbreak has widened to 20 confirmed cases with health officials warning the number is expected to rise over the coming days and weeks....
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It's not just measles: Mumps, whooping cough and other vaccine-preventable diseases are still in the US

Mar 10, 2019 , CNN Health
She walked into the emergency room with an infant in her arms. "My baby, please help my baby," she said between sobs. I followed her into the room and asked what her baby's name was and whether I could hold her....
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Man Who Got Measles After Not Getting Vaccine as Child Warns Others of the Danger

Mar 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Man Who Got Measles After Not Getting Vaccine as Child Warns Others of the DangerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/8/2019 12:00:00...
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As polio goal nears, Pakistan pushes against vaccine misinformation

Mar 09, 2019 , Reuters
As Pakistan closes in on eradicating polio, Prime Minister Imran Khan's office has urged the country's telecoms regulator to take action against misinformation spread on social media discouraging vaccination against it and other diseases....
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The Absurdity Of Avoiding Vaccines

Mar 09, 2019 , Forbes
My brother and I had been sick for a while and we didn’t seem to be getting any...
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Facebook To Act On Wrong Vaccine Info

Mar 09, 2019 , WebMD
Facebook will lower the ranking of groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccinations in its News Feed and Search...
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Without vaccine, hundreds of children die in Madagascar measles outbreak

Mar 09, 2019 , Reuters
Two months ago, giggles floated through the home of fisherman Dada as his four-year-old son played ball outside with his two younger cousins on one of Madagascar's famed sun soaked beaches....
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Mumps Outbreak Reported at Temple U.

Mar 09, 2019 , WebMD
The Philadelphia university reported the first case of the contagious, vaccine-preventable disease on Feb....
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Perspectives: Lessons From A New Massive Study About The Safety Of Vaccines; Myths About Vaccines Are Causing Great Harms

Mar 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers express views on...
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Facebook, Instagram to limit spread of vaccine misinformation

Mar 09, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Pages, groups and ads whose content includes "verifiable vaccine hoaxes" will be taking a...
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