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4 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

CMCSS reminds parents to get shots before school begins

CMCSS reminds parents to get shots before school begins Immunizations needed for CMCSS students in pre-K, Kindergarten and 7th grade Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1mBzLHW Julia Daughterty, a school nurse, administers an immunization shot to Sam Parris who was starting 7th grade in the 2013-2014 school year.

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Related Topix: Montgomery County, TN, Health, Mumps, Hepatitis, Medicine

4 hrs ago | KIMA

Kittitas County offering free shingles vaccine

The Kittitas County Public Health Department has free shingles vaccine for adults.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Kittitas County, WA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

8 hrs ago | Coal Valley News

Vaccine requirements for students before school begins9:16 am | 0

Kindergarten through 12th-grade students who will enter a West Virginia school for the first time must have the DTaP, polio, MMR, chickenpox and hepatitis B vaccines.

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Related Topix: Health, Hepatitis, Medicine

12 hrs ago | Ocean Pines Independent

Wicomico schools offering walk-in vaccines clinic

Wicomico schools offering walk-in vaccines clinic The county health department will give new vaccines for kindergartners and seventh graders.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Wicomico County, MD, Salisbury, MD

19 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Shingles vaccine well worth considering

I am 56 years old, and with each passing year I find myself identifying more closely with my senior patients in ways I never imagined.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Shingles, Health, Vaccinations

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sweetwater Reporter

Measles

Measles is a respiratory disease caused by a virus. The disease of measles and the virus that causes it share the same name.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Conjunctivitis, Health, Mumps

The Courier

Change coming to immunization requirements

Under new immunization requirements being considered by the state Board of Health, children who will be 11 or older on Sept.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Vaccination reduces risk of bacterial meningitis

Bacterial meningitis is usually severe. While most people with meningitis recover, it can cause serious complications, such as brain damage, hearing loss or learning disabilities.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Meningitis, Health, Vaccinations, Mumps, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Victoria Advocate

Vaccination reduces risk of bacterial meningitis

Bacterial meningitis is usually severe. While most people with meningitis recover, it can cause serious complications, such as brain damage, hearing loss or learning disabilities.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Meningitis, Health, Vaccinations, Mumps, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kevin, M.D.

MKSAP: 65-year-old woman with prodrome of pain on the tip of the nose

A 65-year-old woman is evaluated for a prodrome of pain on tip of the nose followed by a painful eruption involving the right periorbital tissue.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Valtrex, Valacyclovir (generic), Ophthalmology, Shingles, Famvir, Famciclovir (generic)

Cape Gazette

Are immigrants being sent to Delaware?

Who in Delaware state government is responsible to ensure that Delaware residents are not at risk from highly contagious diseases being brought into the USA through Mexico by 50,000 immigrant children each month plus their relatives, terrorists, MS-13 gang members, drug cartel members, and other dangerous criminals entering the USA illegally? Does ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Progress Times

County Health Department denies immigrants bringing many diseases

Current Conditions: Mostly Cloudy, 82 F Forecast: Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 101 Low: 79 Sat - Partly Cloudy.

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Related Topix: Olivarez, TX, Hidalgo County, TX, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Health, Immigration Reform, McAllen, TX

Townhall

Are We Saving the Wrong Children?

Two years ago in the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin, the brand new $300 million dollar Yangmingtan Bridge collapsed without warning.

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Related Topix: Health, Opinion

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Breitbart.com

Source: Illegals Aren't All Medically Screened Before Housing

Breitbart Texas has learned that many of the illegal immigrants who continue to flood the U.S.-Mexico border are never medically screened before being housed in taxpayer subsidized shelters.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, El Paso, TX, Health

Balloon Juice

Think of the (Border) Children

There's no humanitarian crisis can't be made a little uglier, with the right stressors.

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Related Topix: Saint Paul's College, US Military, US Army, Camp Edwards, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Health, Liberal Political News

WIFR

New School Vaccination Requirements in Illinois

It's hard to believe but come next week some kids will be headed back to school and there are some new vaccination requirements families need to know about.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health, Mumps, Medicine, Influenza, Hepatitis, Winnebago County, IL

Medical Daily

US Immigration Crisis: Overwhelmed HHS Not Providing Proper Medical...

The U.S. government is so overwhelmed by the recent surge in illegal border crossings, officials are failing to provide proper medical examinations.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Medicine, Influenza

Breitbart.com

Report: HHS Sending Illegals with Contagious Diseases to States

The Department of Health and Human Services reportedly sent illegal immigrant children with communicable diseases on planes to sites around the country that are being forced to house them.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Medicine, Influenza, Health, Henry Cuellar, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn

ABC News

Exclusive: Feds Struggling to Cope With Medical 'Breakdown' at the Border

The federal government is so overwhelmed by the current tide of migrants crossing the border it can't provide basic medical screening to all of the children before transporting them - often by air - to longer-term holding facilities across the country, ABC News has learned.

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Related Topix: Nogales, AZ, Department of Defense, US News, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Infectious Diseases

New Vision

Vaccines have 'low risk of serious side effects'

Some childhood vaccines are linked to serious side effects, but they are quite rare and do not include autism, food allergies or cancer, said a review of scientific literature Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Pediatrics, Medicine, Mumps

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