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June 18, 2014: Children detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.
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Health officials note that the numbers of those not getting vaccinations for medical or religious reasons fluctuates from year to year, the Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Thursday .
ARTESIA >> One undocumented immigrant currently held at Artesia's Federal Law Enforcement Training Center has been diagnosed with chicken pox, according to the Department of Homeland Security.
Processing of illegal immigrants is being suspended at a facility in New Mexico after one of the detainees was diagnosed with chicken pox.
The oldest hospital in the country is sick. It has been so for a long-long time.
As the school year begins for some students this week, doctors and schools want to remind parents that the state's immunization requirements have changed slightly.
Rep. Steve Pearce said Tuesday that the immigrant women and children at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers are being treated and vaccinated.
ARTESIA >> U.S. Rep Steve Pearce says he has received confirmation from the Department of Homeland Security that arrivals and departures of undocumented immigrants at the Artesia's Federal Law Enforcement Training Center have been stopped indefinitely due to treatment and vaccination for Varicella, commonly known as chicken pox.
Breckenridge ISD School Nurse Tonya McKenzie, RN is notifying parents of all incoming Breckenridge Junior High School seventh graders that students must get the following immunizations prior to the start of school, which begins Monday, Aug. 25: Tdap tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis/Td booster within the last five years; Varicella/Chickenpox vaccine: ... (more)
Parents are urged to have their children vaccinated against chickenpox after a survey found many were avoiding it because they thought people were better off developing natural immunity to the highly contagious disease.
Margaret Abbott, a GP at the Windmill Practice in Sneinton and GP lead at NHS Nottingham City Clinical Commissioning Group, answers your questions on health issues Q: I AM a full-time carer for my disabled father, who is 68. Yesterday, I noticed he has developed what appear to be bed sores along the outer right side of his lower torso and around ... (more)
It's that time of year again. The school supplies are back in stores and the new fall clothing lines have filled the racks, signifying that the return of school is right around the corner.
I do not recall that they were painful, but I do recall that my mother presented me with a musical bear that played a song.
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