Vaccines and Vaccination

UAlbany campus off-limits to students without mumps vaccine - Albany Times Union

Wed, 2017-04-26 21:22

Albany Times Union

UAlbany campus off-limits to students without mumps vaccine
Albany Times Union
... haven't been vaccinated. The school has a similar procedure for accommodating students who become ill or injured or have family emergencies and can't be present during finals week. ... Early concerns about the dangers of MMR have been largely ...

A Warning from Health Officials: Don't Pick Up that Wild Animal, No Matter How Cute and Cuddly - Montgomery Community Media

Wed, 2017-04-26 12:03

Montgomery Community Media

A Warning from Health Officials: Don't Pick Up that Wild Animal, No Matter How Cute and Cuddly
Montgomery Community Media
Anderson said residents risk exposure to the rabies virus by handling the wild animals — no matter how cute they may be. In addition ... Her message: “don't pick up that animal.” Instead ... You can report sick, injured or nuisance wildlife by calling ...

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Vaccine debate still lively in Mississippi - WTOK

Tue, 2017-04-25 14:57

WTOK

Vaccine debate still lively in Mississippi
WTOK
But some parents argue the risks are not worth those bragging rights. "The government has ... The names written across this bus represent children whose parents say they were vaccine injured or died following a vaccine. More than 10 million ... But ...
Mississippi parents asking for vaccination choiceMississippi News Now

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WATCH: Despite vaccination success, US still faces outbreaks - East Grand Forks Exponent

Tue, 2017-04-25 14:31

East Grand Forks Exponent

WATCH: Despite vaccination success, US still faces outbreaks
East Grand Forks Exponent
GRAND FORKS, ND (iNewZ.TV) Former addict and inmate, Michael DeLeon is delivering his powerful message about the area drug crisis to schools and inmates across the northern Valley. DeLeon visit is sponsored in part by: Riverview Health and ...

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Mississippi parents asking for vaccination choice - WLOX

Mon, 2017-04-24 21:23

Mississippi parents asking for vaccination choice
WLOX
But some parents argue the risks are not worth those bragging rights. "The government ... The names written across the bus parked outside the State Capitol Monday represent children whose parents say they were vaccine injured or died following a ...

'Scaremongering' over HPV vaccine puts lives at risk: Harris - Irish Independent

Sat, 2017-04-22 19:37

Irish Independent

'Scaremongering' over HPV vaccine puts lives at risk: Harris
Irish Independent
Last week members of the Teachers' Union of Ireland passed a motion at their annual conference asking for a review of the HPV vaccine programmes in schools. Yesterday the Minister for Health responded with an unequivocal message to doctors at the Irish ...

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Paediatrician's Post About All Patients Needing Vaccines - POPSUGAR Australia

Fri, 2017-04-21 01:20

Paediatrician's Post About All Patients Needing Vaccines
POPSUGAR Australia
For all of his current and future patients, Mike has a strong message about vaccines and he isn't afraid to share it. "In my practice, you will vaccinate and you will vaccinate on time. You will not get your own 'spaced-out' schedule that increases ...

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The Anti-Vaxx Movement: Where Pseudoscience Meets Ableism - Paste Magazine

Tue, 2017-04-18 12:18

Paste Magazine

The Anti-Vaxx Movement: Where Pseudoscience Meets Ableism
Paste Magazine
According to the anti-vaxx website Natural News, “The rollout of autistic Julia is Sesame Street's attempt to “normalize” vaccine injuries and depict those victimized by vaccines as happy, 'amazing' children rather than admitting the truth that ...

Community Calendar - Santa Maria Times (subscription)

Tue, 2017-04-18 00:56

Community Calendar
Santa Maria Times (subscription)
The Lompoc Valley Democratic Club meets on the second Monday of each month with the speakers beginning at 7 p.m. For membership information, visit the office at 104 South H St. or call 291-3007 and leave a message. Activities include .... They ...

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Measles outbreak spreads in NSW, with 22 cases reported this year - The Australian

Mon, 2017-04-17 16:39

The Australian

Measles outbreak spreads in NSW, with 22 cases reported this year
The Australian
She said measles was highly contagious, and people who hadn't received two doses of the vaccine should be particularly vigilant. Symptoms of the virus include ... “We did have a lot of introductions of measles from overseas this year and each time ...

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Bears Fans Say Goodbye to Cutler, the GOAT - The Sports Post (blog)

Mon, 2017-04-17 08:21

The Sports Post (blog)

Bears Fans Say Goodbye to Cutler, the GOAT
The Sports Post (blog)
Jay Cutler and his vaccine-hating wife are gone. No more forced passes into double coverage. ... Despite learning a new offense seemingly every year, being booed for not playing injured in the playoffs, and countless baseless accusations that he was a ...

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Spectrum's Award-winning Community Health Approach - Hospitals & Health Networks

Mon, 2017-04-17 03:05

Spectrum's Award-winning Community Health Approach
Hospitals & Health Networks
The clinics are part of Spectrum's larger School Health Program, a partnership with seven local school districts providing first aid, medication administration, immunizations, chronic-condition management and disease-prevention services to 29,000 ...

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When Parents Opt Out Of Vaccinations, All Kids Are In Danger - Huffington Post

Thu, 2017-04-13 11:46

Huffington Post

When Parents Opt Out Of Vaccinations, All Kids Are In Danger
Huffington Post
In January, my daughter celebrated her second birthday. She ran around our apartment with cake on her face and a joyful grin. Pushing around in my wheelchair, I could not catch her, and it hit me again that I cannot run. I cannot even pick her up off ...

The sneaky disease known as Lyme - Aitkin Independent Age

Thu, 2017-04-13 05:08

Aitkin Independent Age

The sneaky disease known as Lyme
Aitkin Independent Age
As of now, Lyme Disease is the only strain with an available vaccination. Along with vaccinating your pets, Dr. Baratto recommends using flea and tick preventatives and checking over your pets, and yourself, when they come inside. Though you cannot ...

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Social News 13/4 - VietNamNet Bridge

Thu, 2017-04-13 03:26

VietNamNet Bridge

Social News 13/4
VietNamNet Bridge
The injured victims are being treated at the Hà T?nh General Hospital. Two moon .... But meanwhile, top officials from Vietnam's ruling Communist Party have repeatedly warned the press against the risk of trailing behind digital technology, urging them ...

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What we need to do now about the threat of infectious diseases: a Q&A with Michael Osterholm - MinnPost

Tue, 2017-04-11 08:38

MinnPost

What we need to do now about the threat of infectious diseases: a Q&A with Michael Osterholm
MinnPost
MinnPost: As you make clear in the book, each of us — and each of our families — is at risk of these infectious diseases. .... MP: Or how many children survived those illnesses, but had life-long injuries, such as brain damage, as a result. ... MP ...

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers - Kansas City Star

Tue, 2017-04-11 08:27

Kansas City Star

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
Kansas City Star
She has reported that there were more than 94,000 driver distraction-related crashes in Texas in 2013 that resulted in 18,000 injuries and 459 deaths. ... Harvard University professor Jay Winsten is working with federal and Massachusetts officials to ...

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Recent editorials from Texas newspapers - Sacramento Bee

Tue, 2017-04-11 08:17

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
Sacramento Bee
She has reported that there were more than 94,000 driver distraction-related crashes in Texas in 2013 that resulted in 18,000 injuries and 459 deaths. ... Harvard University professor Jay Winsten is working with federal and Massachusetts officials to ...

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As autism rates rise, the vaccination debate rages on - Post-Bulletin

Sat, 2017-04-08 05:49

Post-Bulletin

As autism rates rise, the vaccination debate rages on
Post-Bulletin
According to a Pew Research Study released in February, 17 percent of U.S. adults believe the MMR vaccine (measles, mumps and rubella) should not be required to attend school, even if it puts other students at risk. ... Vaccine skeptics routinely point ...

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Foodies, pet lovers and hockey fans: check out these events - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Thu, 2017-04-06 23:04

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Foodies, pet lovers and hockey fans: check out these events
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
HOCKEY: The Corpus Christi IceRays will play the Wichita Falls Wildcats at 7:05 p.m. Friday, April 7, at the American Bank Center, 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd. Cost: Ticket prices range from $9-$22. Information: www.goicerays.com. THEATER: The Aurora Arts ...

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