1222 Articles Matching "vaccine"

Goodbye 'Gluten-Free'? Celiac Disease Vaccine May Make It Possible

Nov 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Goodbye 'Gluten-Free'? Celiac Disease Vaccine May Make It PossibleCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2018 12:00:00...
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Gonorrhea Is On The Verge Of Becoming Unstoppable By Antibiotics. But A Vaccine May Offer Hope.

Nov 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Cases of gonorrhea jumped 19 percent in the U.S. last year, with similar trends noted around the world, and it's becoming resistant to all the measures doctors use to fight it. A vaccine already on the market may offer some partial protection though. In other news: fish oil and vitamin D, heart health, genetics, gut bacterium, HIV infections and...
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Why You Should Care About Big Data This Flu Season

Nov 16, 2018 , Forbes
Could Twitter help predict how bad flu season will be? What can walk-in clinics tell us about where the worst of the virus will peak? Let’s take a look at how big data could transform patient diagnosis, vaccine development and epidemic prevention through a lens we all know too well: flu...
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Perspectives: Lessons On Strategies Preventing Legal Abortions; Make HPV Vaccine Part Of Mandatory Childhood Schedule

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views on several women's health...
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China proposes new laws on vaccine management

Nov 12, 2018 , Reuters
China has proposed new draft laws on vaccine management which seek to tighten the supervision and management of how vaccines enter the country's market and will also require stricter management of their production, research and distribution....
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Health Tip: Understanding the HPV Vaccine

Nov 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Understanding the HPV VaccineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/8/2018 12:00:00...
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HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Prior Calls to Action

Nov 08, 2018 , RxList
The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine continues to be underused in eligible adolescents. Thus, it continues to fall short of its potential to protect against HPV-related cancers in the United States. Such cancers include cancer of the cervix, oropharyngeal cancer, and penile, vulvar, and vaginal malignancies, according to a new report from the President's Cancer...
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HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Need for Action

Nov 08, 2018 , eMedicine Health
HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Prior Calls to...
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Too Few Americans Get The HPV Vaccine

Nov 08, 2018 , WebMD
HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccination has increased in recent years, rates remain well below the government's 2020 goal of 80 percent of age-eligible adolescents, according to a recent report by the President’s Cancer...
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Viewpoints: Public Health Is Under Attack From Gun Violence, Hate Crimes; Find The Money For A Universal Flu Vaccine Before It’s Too Late

Nov 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on these public health issues and...
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Yellow fever kills 10 in Ethiopia, WHO ships 1.45 million vaccines

Nov 06, 2018 , Reuters
The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquito-borne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia, a WHO report said on Monday....
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After Last Year’s Deadly Flu Season, Doctors Focus On The Vaccine; At An Airport Near You … Dogs Diagnosing Malaria?

Nov 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Outlets report on a range of public health developments, including the latest on Juul e-cigarettes, diabetes, and the intersection of exercise and weight loss, just to name a few....
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Here are some reasons why people don't get the flu shot — and why they're wrong

Nov 03, 2018 , CNBC Health
The flu vaccine isn't perfect, but it's still the best way to protect yourself and others from...
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Looking For Antibodies To Fuel Universal Flu Vaccine, Researchers Turn To Llamas

Nov 03, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A team from the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla has taken a major step toward the long-sought goal of developing a universal vaccine against influenza. “From a scientific and technical standpoint, this is really a very elegant study — the highest quality of science,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Other public health news focuses on cellphone cancer risks, cannabis-derived medication, psychedelic drugs and PTSD, rehab...
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Trying to Get the New Shingles Vaccine? Join the Crowd

Nov 02, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Trying to Get the New Shingles Vaccine? Join the CrowdCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/31/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00...
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Ebola Vaccines Show Lasting Effect

Nov 02, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Ebola Vaccines Show Lasting EffectCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00...
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Vaccine to Stop Recurrent Strokes Shows Promise in Mice

Nov 01, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Vaccine to Stop Recurrent Strokes Shows Promise in MiceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/29/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/30/2018 12:00:00...
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What Getting The Flu Vaccine Every Year Does To Your Immunity

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Getting a flu vaccine is like wearing underwear. Just because you did it last year, doesn't mean you shouldn't do it this...
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Shingles Vaccine Shortage Has Seniors Scrambling

Nov 01, 2018 , WebMD
For months, demand for Shingrix, the shingles vaccine approved by the FDA in October 2017, has outpaced supply, frustrating patients and providers...
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Questionable Medical Exemptions for Vaccines Up After New Law in California

Oct 31, 2018 , RxList
A California law designed to increase vaccination rates among schoolchildren by eliminating nonmedical exemptions is turning out to be a source of considerable frustration among state health officers and immunization staff, researchers report in an article published online October 29 in...
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