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4 hrs ago | 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

8 hrs ago | 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

WPXI

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

The Chronicle-Telegram

Critter Chronicles: Bella

Bella arrived at Friendship last month with a litter of pups. She and her puppies were immediately transferred to a wonderful foster home.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WKOW-TV

CDC finds more girls getting cervical cancer vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control released a report Thursday that found more girls ages 13 to 17 got the vaccine last year.

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

PhysOrg Weblog

Incomplete HPV vaccination may offer some protection

Minority women who received the Human Papillomavirus Vaccination even after becoming sexually active had lower rates of abnormal Pap test results than those who were never vaccinated.

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Related Topix: Health, HPV, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

NWCN.com

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.

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

LiveScience

Not Enough Teens Get HPV Vaccine, CDC Finds

Even though the human papillomavirus vaccine can protect against HPV infections as well as cancers later in life, the number of teenage girls and boys in the United States who have received the vaccine remains "unacceptably low," officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced today .

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

Dallas Observer

After West Nile and Chikungunya, DFW Now Has the Measles -- and It's Softball's Fault

Last week, the first Dallas resident came down with West Nile fever . It's news, but it's also to be expected.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, Dallas, TX, Dallas County, TX, Tarrant County, TX

Pacific Daily News

Protect: Parents, ensure your children have all the proper immunizations

The patient is 10 months old and hasn't traveled, but does have a link to visitors from Pohnpei, in the Federated States of Micronesia.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, Micronesia, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Journal Gazette

Leptospirosis vaccine may save dog's life

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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Related Topix: Health, Fort Wayne, IN, Medicine

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

More Arizona parents saying no to vaccinations

A local push is on to make sure kids have their shots for school, but health officials are facing an uphill battle.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Pima County, AZ

UNICEF News

Vaccination campaign to reach most vulnerable children in Lebanon

UNICEF Lebanon, with the Ministry of Public Health, local NGO Beyond Association, WHO and UNHCR, is launching Summer Immunization Weeks for a week each in July, August and September.

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Related Topix: Health, Lebanon, World News

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