Articles for Tag: "vaccination"

Can you get the mumps even if you’ve been vaccinated? 
Can you get the mumps even if you’ve been vaccinated?
Two suburban high school students have been diagnosed with the mumps. Is the highly contagious illness likely to spread?
Beware: Chicago area bats infected with rabies 
Beware: Chicago area bats infected with rabies
Everything you need to know about the infection that is often fatal if left untreated.
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth 
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth
A new study says the vaccine may decrease the risk of stillbirth by 51 percent.
The harmful effects of hookahs 
The harmful effects of hookahs
A single session distributes 10 times the carbon monoxide of a single cigarette.
Are first-time moms more likely to immunize their kids? 
Are first-time moms more likely to immunize their kids?
A small study found that new moms are more likely to vaccinate, but feel they aren’t getting enough information.
HPV vaccine safe for women who may become pregnant 
HPV vaccine safe for women who may become pregnant
Learn how vaccinations can reduce the risk of certain cancers.
Vaccines save over 700,000 lives 
Vaccines save over 700,000 lives
Immunizations are helping to prevent childhood death and illness.