Vaccines and Vaccinations

In re Marcus C. - The Recorder

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2017-02-22 16:53

In re Marcus C.
The Recorder
The Petition alleged (a) that the child was at risk because his parents' (C.S. (Mother) and Marcus C., Sr. (Father)) substance abuse and failures to protect the child endangered the child's physical health and safety, which "plac[ed] the child at risk ...

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The Sandy Hook Hoax - HyperVocal (blog)

Vaccines and Vaccination - Mon, 2017-02-20 13:42

HyperVocal (blog)

The Sandy Hook Hoax
HyperVocal (blog)
Injuries left him unable to play tennis or golf, and he had spent the past few years looking for something to do. He launched several ... Not long after he emailed Cox, Halbig says, two Florida police officers visited his home to relay a message from ...

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CDC says flu shot works about half the time - The Missouri Injury Blog (blog)

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sun, 2017-02-19 03:29

The Missouri Injury Blog (blog)

CDC says flu shot works about half the time
The Missouri Injury Blog (blog)
'This means that getting a flu vaccine this season reduced the risk of having to go to the doctor because of flu by nearly 60 percent,' said Dr Joseph Bresee, chief of the CDC's Epidemiology and Prevention Branch. 'It's good news and ... The Missouri ...

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Paul Erwin and Doris Spain: Protect the Prevention and Public Health Fund - Knoxville News Sentinel

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sun, 2017-02-19 02:04

Knoxville News Sentinel

Paul Erwin and Doris Spain: Protect the Prevention and Public Health Fund
Knoxville News Sentinel
We must treat those who are sick and injured. ... Disease outbreaks, deaths from the leading causes of diseases, and vaccine-preventable diseases are color blind and don't just affect one group (or political persuasion). ... All of this progress ...

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Scientists must join the battle against Andrew Wakefield's poisonous anti-vaccine nonsense - Telegraph.co.uk

Vaccines and Vaccination - Fri, 2017-02-17 14:49

Telegraph.co.uk

Scientists must join the battle against Andrew Wakefield's poisonous anti-vaccine nonsense
Telegraph.co.uk
The scandal over the supposed link between the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine and autism is one of the worst health scares in living memory. Hundreds of thousands of parents rejected one of the most fundamental safeguards for children on ...

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Stop Raising Awareness Already - Stanford Social Innovation Review (subscription)

Vaccines and Vaccination - Thu, 2017-02-16 11:33

Stanford Social Innovation Review (subscription)

Stop Raising Awareness Already
Stanford Social Innovation Review (subscription)
When done wrong, an awareness campaign carries four specific risks: it might lead to no action; It might reach the wrong audience; it might create harm; and it could generate a backlash. .... If there had not been a high-profile lobbying campaign to ...

Is Your Pet Safe Flying In Cargo? - Condé Nast Traveler

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:20

Condé Nast Traveler

Is Your Pet Safe Flying In Cargo?
Condé Nast Traveler
Sinclair set up a Facebook page called United Airlines Almost Killed My Greyhound, making it her mission to tell other travelers about the risks of flying animals in cargo. The site ... U.S. carriers that operate at least one aircraft with 60 or more ...

Lode gets 'Vaxxed' - Union Democrat

Vaccines and Vaccination - Tue, 2017-02-14 23:13

Union Democrat

Lode gets 'Vaxxed'
Union Democrat
Everywhere the bus has traveled, McBride added, the group's message connecting the infant and child MMR vaccination (measles, mumps and rubella) with the onset of behavioral disorders such as autism has garnered a receptive audience. But this ... In ...

'Sloppy' work in Orange Sheriff's Office? Central Florida 100, Feb. 12 - Orlando Sentinel

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sat, 2017-02-11 16:38

Orlando Sentinel

'Sloppy' work in Orange Sheriff's Office? Central Florida 100, Feb. 12
Orlando Sentinel
Trump wants help deporting not just immigrants convicted of crimes, but also those who risk public safety. As a magnet for tourism, sanctuary status in Orange .... Last week: More people are injured and killed after intersections are equipped with red ...

This British Autism Charity Has Promoted "Dangerous" Unlicensed Treatments - BuzzFeed News

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sat, 2017-02-11 04:37

BuzzFeed News

This British Autism Charity Has Promoted "Dangerous" Unlicensed Treatments
BuzzFeed News
The charity has also repeatedly raised unfounded links between vaccines and autism, and suggested that other vaccines, such as the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine, have injured or killed children. The Times revealed last week that Tommey has close ...

Key role for Frimley Park in prostate cancer diagnosis breakthrough - Eagle Radio

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sat, 2017-02-11 01:02

Eagle Radio

Key role for Frimley Park in prostate cancer diagnosis breakthrough
Eagle Radio
“With the current biopsy procedure you risk either missing the cancer completely or, if you only catch the edge of it, incorrectly categorising it. “Not only this, we can use MRI to rule out prostate cancer, meaning fewer unnecessary and painful ...

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?Do You Have Alzheimer's Disease—or Just Regular Old Forgetfulness? - Men's Health

Vaccines and Vaccination - Fri, 2017-02-10 16:32

Men's Health

?Do You Have Alzheimer's Disease—or Just Regular Old Forgetfulness?
Men's Health
These changes interfere with the message-carrying chemicals in your brain, says Keith Fargo, Ph.D., director of scientific programs & Outreach at the Alzheimer's Association. As a result, messages can't be ... or accidents—and increasing age. (In fact ...

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Local, region, state roundup: KSP investigating collision south of Bremen - The Messenger (subscription)

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2017-02-08 00:03

Local, region, state roundup: KSP investigating collision south of Bremen
The Messenger (subscription)
Flu vaccines are also highly encouraged to those at a higher risk for flu complications, and can be obtained at a number of locations in the county. The Muhlenberg County Health Department, Wal-Mart Pharmacy and Rite Aid in Greenville are among those ...

Haiti: Hurricane Matthew - Emergency Appeal Operations n° MDRHT013, Update n° 3 - ReliefWeb

Vaccines and Vaccination - Tue, 2017-02-07 02:12

ReliefWeb

Haiti: Hurricane Matthew - Emergency Appeal Operations n° MDRHT013, Update n° 3
ReliefWeb
The government reported 546 deaths and 439 injuries as a consequence of the hurricane. ... The Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP for its acronym in French) is leading a vast National oral vaccination campaign against cholera, and 729,000 ...

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Meet the finalists: Beaufort St 24hr Chemist - Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog)

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sat, 2017-02-04 17:52

Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog)

Meet the finalists: Beaufort St 24hr Chemist
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog)
Changing the business model of a pharmacy is a challenging and daunting task at the best of times. When it involves refocussing customers' views of a 24-hour pharmacy from being a 'convenience store' to being recognised as a health hub, the task is ...

Trump's travel ban sows uncertainty for healthcare and medicine - ModernHealthcare.com

Vaccines and Vaccination - Fri, 2017-02-03 23:05

Trump's travel ban sows uncertainty for healthcare and medicine
ModernHealthcare.com
The ban's effects may reach far beyond the seven countries named in Trump's executive order. It could cause ... “Much of our productivity in academia is because of that free exchange of innovation and ideas that occurs around the world,” said Dr. Mark ...

Dachel Wake Up: Senators Reject President Trumps Vax Safety Panel - Age of Autism

Vaccines and Vaccination - Fri, 2017-02-03 04:01

Age of Autism

Dachel Wake Up: Senators Reject President Trumps Vax Safety Panel
Age of Autism
Most members of a key Senate committee are rejecting President-elect Donald Trump's skepticism about the safety of vaccines, which suggests Trump could face significant backlash in Congress if he seeks to advance the anti-vaccine movement from the Oval ...
Vast Majority of Americans Say Benefits of Childhood Vaccines Outweigh Risks | Pew Research CenterPew Internet & American Life Project

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Letter: Protect America's Prevention and Public Health Fund - WDAY

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2017-02-01 14:54

WDAY

Letter: Protect America's Prevention and Public Health Fund
WDAY
We have a health system that treats those who are sick and injured. But to become a healthier nation, we must ... Other successes are immunization program enhancements, and grants to communities to prevent chronic disease through promotion of healthy ...

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Letter: Protect America's Prevention and Public Health Fund - WDAZ

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2017-02-01 14:45

WDAZ

Letter: Protect America's Prevention and Public Health Fund
WDAZ
We have a health system that treats those who are sick and injured. But to become a healthier nation, we must ... Other successes are immunization program enhancements, and grants to communities to prevent chronic disease through promotion of healthy ...

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