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3 min ago | Medical News Today

HIV vaccine immunogens designed

Scientists at Duke Medicine have found an immunologic mechanism that makes broadly neutralizing antibodies in people who are HIV-1 infected.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Immunology, Biology, Science, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Messenger

Vaccinations part of school prep

With less than a month to go before the start of the new school year, many parents are preparing to pack their children's book bags with pencils, folders and notebooks.

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Related Topix: Health

Dallas Morning News

Parkland reminds parents to get their kids vaccinated

August is just around the corner, which means it's time for families to start making back-to-school plans.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Texas, Opinion

Medical Daily

HPV Vaccination Rates Among Teens See A Slight Increase, But Are Still Too Low

HPV vaccination rates are low and the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention is not happy about it.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

KIII

Check With Your Doctor Before Leaving The Country

Before you take that trip out of the Country you should check with your doctor to see what if any vaccinations or medicines you might need to take to keep from getting sick on your foreign visit.

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Related Topix: Health

Sunherald.com

Effectiveness of whooping cough vaccine is studied

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Vermont Health Department are examining the records of 854 people, ages 4 to 19, with confirmed or probable cases of pertussis from late 2011 into early 2013.

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Related Topix: Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genetics

Suria

Bali to continue anti-rabies dog cull as...

Among the white sandy beaches, luxury villas and temples, authorities on the Indonesian island of Bali are carrying out mass culls of dogs in an anti-rabies campaign, an official confirmed Sunday.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, Animal Rights, Health

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

CDC issues updated polio travel advisories, new vaccine requirements

Many experts believed polio was on the verge of eradication, particularly after India, the most polio-endemic country in the world just a few short years ago, eliminated the crippling viral disease with it's last case being reported on January 13, 2011.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Travel, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Middle East Travel, Mali Travel

Medical News

Trials show immunizations are effective in adults

As kids prepare to head back to school, required immunizations are typically on the to-do list, but getting potentially lifesaving vaccines should not end when adulthood begins, says one University of Alabama at Birmingham infectious diseases expert.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, University of Alabama, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Chickenpox

Pattaya Mail

Dengue vaccine for children to be available in two years

A dengue fever vaccine for children will become available in no more than two years, according to the National Vaccine Institute.

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Related Topix: Health

Examiner.com

Viral snuggling dog photo is not enough to get two dogs adopted

Over a month ago, a photo of two snuggling dogs at the Fulton County Animal Services facility in Atlanta, Ga., went viral on the internet.

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Related Topix: Health

Patch.com

July Adoption Special Almost Over, Low Cost Vaccine Clinic and DeKalb ...

By Karen Hirsch July is almost over and that means our 'Celebrate Their Independence Day' special will be ending soon too.

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Related Topix: Health, Dekalb County, GA, Avondale Estates, GA

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Don't get stuck: Make sure your student's vaccinations are up to date

No time passes faster than summer vacation. That means it is never too early to think about back-to-school immunizations for the kids.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Palm Beach, FL, Family Practice, Medicine, Chickenpox

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WCYB

Vaccinations required for kids in Johnson City area

Doctor's offices are starting to get booked with appointments and that's because parents are rushing to make sure their kids the vaccinations they need.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Hepatitis, Medicine, Chickenpox

WYFF-TV Greenville

DHEC: 6 people exposed to rabies in Upstate

Six people in Greenwood County have been referred to health care providers for preventive treatment after being exposed to rabies, the Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday.

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Related Topix: Greenwood County, SC, Dogs, Pets, Ferrets, Health

HON

Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise Among Young Adults, Study Finds

Although cervical cancers are declining in the United States and Canada, other cancers linked to human papillomavirus are increasing, a new study indicates.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Oncology, Medicine

News9 Oklahoma City

Too few teens receive HPV shot

Dietary changes can dramatically alter the balance of bacteria in the gut on a daily basis, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Family, Kids, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HON

The 'Hobby Lobby Ruling' and What It Means for U.S. Health Care

The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on contraception coverage -- as mandated under the Affordable Care Act -- could lead to a legal quagmire that might allow companies to deny insurance coverage for any medical practice that violates their religious principles, some health care experts say.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Health

Clarksville Online

Tennessee Department of Health says Polio vaccinations are still important

The Tennessee Department of Health, in alignment with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is issuing polio vaccination guidance for individuals planning travel to and from 10 countries where wild poliovirus, or WPV, is currently known to be a threat.

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Related Topix: Health, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health Care Provider

WSOCTV

Too few teens receiving HPV vaccinations

Unacceptably low numbers of teens are getting vaccinated for the human papillomavirus, or HPV, which protects against cervical, throat and mouth cancers, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Related Topix: Health, HPV, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Healthcare Industry

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