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We all have memories of our past
When I was vey young, I could remember missing my mother while I was at the babysitter's house.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Last Smallpox Patient on Earth
On December 9, 1979, the Global Commission for the Certification of Smallpox Eradication signed their names to the statement that "smallpox has been eradicated from the world."
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Watch - Measles in Indonesia
As of November 11, 2013, the World Health Organization has reported more than 6,300 confirmed measles cases in Indonesia during 2013.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
American Medical Association
Young doctors apt to question use of vaccines
Recent medical school graduates are less likely to believe that immunizations are safe and effective compared with their older practicing counterparts, a new study shows.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Varicella-Zoster Virus in Pregnancy
Dr. Emily Berger discusses the management and prevention of varicella-zoster virus in pregnancy.
San Diego NewsCape
Chickenpox Exposure at Family Resource Center in Oceanside
A person who was ill with chickenpox visited the North Coastal Family Resource Center in Oceanside on December 2, 2013 and may have exposed others to the disease, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported today.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
CLINTON ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE AND HIGHSCHOOLS: The Clinton school district website is www.clinton.k12.ma.us.
China Human Vaccine Industry Report 2013
In 2012, Chinese human vaccine market valued and Chinese EPI vaccine market is almost monopolized by state-run enterprises represented by CNBG Tiantan Biological, Biological Products Institutes in , and Institute of Medical Biology of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences in Kunming.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Malaysian National News Agency
Beware Of The Painful Burden Of Shingles
Most Malaysians are well-aware of chickenpox, caused by a highly contagious virus known as varicella zoster , which causes an itchy, blister-like rash.
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Rubella and Congenital Rubella Syndrome Control and Elimination...
Rubella virus usually causes a mild fever and rash in children and adults.* However, infection during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester, can result in miscarriage, stillbirth, or infants with congenital malformations, known as congenital rubella syndrome .
The Janesville Gazette
County plans immunization clinic
The Rock County Health Department will hold a childhood immunization clinic from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at its office at 3328 N. Highway 51, Janesville.
Medical News Today
New guidelines stress importance of vaccinating immunocompromised patients
People with compromised immune systems - such as those with cancer , HIV infection and Crohn's disease - are especially vulnerable to illness and most should receive the flu shot and other vaccinations, notes a new guideline released by the Infectious Diseases Society of America .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Chickenpox scare in North County
A person who visited the North Coastal Family Resource Center in Oceanside has chickenpox and may have exposed others, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Wednesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Urgent need for effective surveillance and control of emerging infectious diseases in GCC
Dubai, UAE: The GCC countries receive around two million working expatriates annually and 25% of these expatriates suffer from health issues, specifically infectious diseases .
Letter: Progress trumps good ol' days
Don Gilleland's recent guest column, "A more diverse world," read like a forwarded email I'm constantly getting.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
A new efficient vaccination method uses nanoparticles
Scientists have developed a new vaccination method that may improve vaccination efficacy.
Chickenpox Vaccine Not Responsible for Rise in Shingles, Study Says
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Annals of Internal Medicine
Examination of Links Between Herpes Zoster Incidence and Childhood Varicella Vaccination
Craig M. Hales, MD, MPH; Rafael Harpaz, MD, MPH; M. Riduan Joesoef, MD, PhD; and Stephanie R. Bialek, MD, MPH Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Chimerix to Present at 25th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
Chimerix, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, oral antivirals in areas of high unmet medical need, today announced that Kenneth I. Moch, President and CEO of Chimerix, will present at the 25th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 9:00 am ET at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.
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