Articles for Tag: "vaccine"

Can this vaccine prevent cancer? 
Can this vaccine prevent cancer?
Every year, nearly 80,000 Americans are infected with a virus capable of causing cancer. Here’s what you need to know.
Getting a flu shot – or not? This is what you need to know 
Getting a flu shot – or not? This is what you need to know
Learn about the vaccine and why it’s important.
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?
How to avoid getting sick this winter 
How to avoid getting sick this winter
As the days get cooler, steering clear of the latest airborne virus is key. An expert offers advice to stay healthy.
Is a vaccine that protects against Alzheimer’s on the horizon? 
Is a vaccine that protects against Alzheimer’s on the horizon?
Scientists believe a new formula that can prevent and slow the disease may be tested on humans within the next few years.
Outbreak: What you need to know about mumps 
Outbreak: What you need to know about mumps
With more than 40 confirmed cases at Harvard University, what could the virus mean for you and your family?
Flu season is lasting longer than usual 
Flu season is lasting longer than usual
Despite rare late-March flu activity, the vaccine was more effective this year.