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Why flu vaccines so often fail – Science Magazine

Wed, 20 Sep 2017


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Why flu vaccines so often fail
Science Magazine
The influenza virus has yet to hit the Northern Hemisphere, but flu vaccine season is already in full swing, with banners outside pharmacies urging: "Get Your Flu Shot Now." What's not advertised, however, is just how lackluster the vaccine is. The
When should you get your flu shot? Here's the best vaccination time …AL.com
CDC Breaks Down Recent Study Linking Flu Vaccine, MiscarriageAAFP News
Here's Where You Can Get a Free Flu Shot This FallHealth.com
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MMR vaccine first-dose target met in England – BBC News – BBC News

Wed, 20 Sep 2017


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MMR vaccine first-dose target met in England – BBC News
BBC News
The percentage of children getting their first dose of the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine (MMR) by their fifth birthday has reached 95% for the first time, …

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Improved Vaccine Protects Against 9 Cancer-Causing Strains of HPV – Contagionlive.com

Thu, 21 Sep 2017

Improved Vaccine Protects Against 9 Cancer-Causing Strains of HPV
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A study conducted by researchers from the Moffitt Cancer Center finds that the newest human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine, 9vHPV, also known as Gardasil 9, …

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What’s behind Switzerland’s vaccine shortage? – swissinfo.ch

Wed, 20 Sep 2017

What's behind Switzerland's vaccine shortage?
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It's one of the wealthiest nations in the world, yet Switzerland is struggling to maintain stocks of 16 key vaccines, forcing doctors to adapt their practices. What's causing the shortfall, and what's being done about it? Primarily affected are

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2017-2018 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations – Medscape

Wed, 20 Sep 2017


Medscape
2017-2018 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations
Medscape
CDC recommends that everyone aged 6 months or older receive an influenza vaccine every year, by the end of October if possible. However, significant seasonal influenza virus activity can continue into May, so vaccination later in the season can still

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What you need to know about the HPV vaccine – INSIDER – INSIDER

Wed, 20 Sep 2017


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HPV vaccine does not cause fertility problems | Daily Mail Online – Daily Mail

Wed, 20 Sep 2017


Daily Mail
HPV vaccine does not cause fertility problems | Daily Mail Online
Daily Mail
Boston researchers say the anti-cancer HPV jab has a protective effect on fertility. Both HPV infection and the vaccine itself has been linked to reduced semen …

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Sacramento County to offer free Hep. A vaccine clinics to prevent outbreak – KCRA Sacramento

Thu, 21 Sep 2017


KCRA Sacramento
Sacramento County to offer free Hep. A vaccine clinics to prevent outbreak
KCRA Sacramento
"We're focusing on the homeless communities," Sacramento County public health officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye said. "Our hope is to actually go out to the shelters and have vaccination clinics." Hepatitis A is a highly contagious virus that causes liver

Bavarian Nordic Provides Update on its Universal RSV Vaccine – GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 21 Sep 2017

Bavarian Nordic Provides Update on its Universal RSV Vaccine
GlobeNewswire (press release)
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, September 21, 2017 – Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) today announced initial 6 month follow-up data from the Phase 2 trial of MVA-BN® RSV, a universal vaccine candidate designed to induce protective immune …

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Brother’s vaccine views opposite those of new father’s – Arkansas Online

Thu, 21 Sep 2017

Brother's vaccine views opposite those of new father's
Arkansas Online
DEAR CAROLYN: My wife and I are expecting our first child in about eight weeks, and under the advisement of our obstetrician and pediatrician, we've asked our parents and siblings who will be near the baby to get vaccinated against whooping cough …

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