Articles for Tag: "vaccine"

U.S. measles outbreak reaches highest level in 20 years 
U.S. measles outbreak reaches highest level in 20 years
“If someone walks through a room, those viral particles stay in the room for more than 2 hours.”
Your kids don’t need this vaccine, but you might 
Your kids don’t need this vaccine, but you might
It can save you from years of potentially debilitating pain.
Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness? 
Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness?
Find out if a sunny disposition during a frequently cloudy season is the secret to a successful shot.
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.