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47 min ago | Ripon Gazette

Pet owners warned after parvo infects Harrogate dogs

Harrogate pet owners are being told to check their dog's vaccinations are up to date after vets have dealt with cases of the deadly parvovirus in Harrogate.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Business Journal

Company tests a way to deliver vaccines by a skin 'patch'

Vaccines for infectious diseases and oncology have taken a new form - and it doesn't involve a needle or nasal spray, as traditional vaccinations do.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Health

Channel3000

Many 6th-graders falling behind on required vaccination

Getting kids back to school is just one priority for parents. Another is making sure kids are caught up on their vaccinations.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids, Madison, WI, Dane County, WI

Examiner.com

Re-Live the 80's at The Beat It 5K While Helping Fight Breast and Ovarian Cancer

During childhood we are required to get many vaccinations and immunizations to prevent diseases and spend our days in school among other children.

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Related Topix: The 80'S, Pop/Rock, Ovarian Cancer, Health

The Robesonian

Attack dog tested for rabies

A pit bull that attacked a local veterinarian during a rabies clinic Thursday has been euthanized so that it can be determined if the animal suffered with rabies.

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Related Topix: Robeson County, NC, Health

KCDZ 107.7 FM

Animal Action League Ofers Low-Cost Vaccinations and Microchipping

The Animal Action League will be offering low-cost vaccine and microchip clinics in September for dogs and cats, as well as low-cost spaying and neutering.

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Related Topix: Health, Joshua Tree, CA

Medical News Today

Saving children's lives by expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination in Africa

Expanding the age of eligibility for measles vaccination from 12 to 15 months could have potentially large effects on coverage in Africa, according to a new report published by Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

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Related Topix: Health, Princeton University, Family, Kids, Mumps

Thu Aug 28, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Dr. Andrew Wakefield speaks out about CDC scientist's admission of vaccine research fraud - video

A stunning new interview with Dr. Andrew Wakefield conducted by Gary Franchi of the Next News Network has just been posted.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

22 people treated with rabies vaccine after coming into contact with bats

The Pueblo City-County Health Department says it's seeing an increase in the number of people who are having potentially dangerous interactions with bats.

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Related Topix: Health, Pueblo, CO, Pueblo County, CO

Health.com

Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC

The vast majority of American babies are getting the vaccines they need to protect them from serious illnesses, federal health officials said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Mumps, Hepatitis, Medicine, Chickenpox

Switched

U.S. Infant Vaccination Rates High, But Not All Babies Getting Shots On Time

U.S. infant vaccination rates for diseases such as measles, mumps and rubella increased or remained stable at high levels in 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps, Control Group, Medicine, Hepatitis

Marshall Independent

Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza's death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group - staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes - should be 100 percent or very close.

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Related Topix: Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Nursing, Opinion

ABC News

US to Test Ebola Vaccine in Humans Amid Growing Outbreak in West Africa

An undated photo from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and GlaxoSmithKline shows a vaccine candidate that will be used in the upcoming human trials.

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Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Industry, Genetics

Cudahy

Autism Caused By MMR Vaccine says CDC Whistleblower

The link between the MMR Vaccine and Autism have long been debated in and out of court.

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Related Topix: Health, Autism, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps, US News, Family, Kids

Health Data Management

EHRs, Immunization Information Systems Helping to Track Vaccinations

Here are the top 10 states with the best uninsured rates in the aftermath of health care reform implementation, according to Wallethub.

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Related Topix: Health

PhysOrg Weblog

NIH to launch human safety study of Ebola vaccine candidate

Initial human testing of an investigational vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease will begin next week by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , part of the National Institutes of Health.

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Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Bethesda, MD, Genetics, Biology, Science

CNN

Autism and vaccine study results questioned

A study published earlier this month on an alleged link between vaccines and autism has been removed from the public domain pending further investigation, according to Translational Neurodegeneration .

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Related Topix: Autism, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

CNN

Vaccine-autism study removed

A study published earlier this month on an alleged link between vaccines and autism has been removed from the public domain pending further investigation, according to Translational Neurodegeneration .

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Mumps, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Information Technology

MVI Vaccine to Be Used in Clinical Trial of a New Combination...

Madison Vaccines Incorporated , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today said its lead product candidate MVI-816 will be used in a clinical trial testing a two-pronged immunotherapy approach to treat metastatic prostate cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Cancer, Prostate Cancer

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Stray Kitten Exposes Four People to Rabies in Laurens County

Officials referred four people in Laurens County to health care providers after a stray kitten exposed the individuals to rabies.

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Related Topix: Laurens County, SC, Pets, Ferrets, Health

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