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  1. Teen vaccinations up but HPV coverage remains low overallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    From 2012 to 2013, coverage for adolescents aged 13 to 17 years increased for all routinely recommended vaccinations.


  2. Local health leaders: Check your kids' vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKBT

    We're about five weeks from the start of school and health officials said there's no better time to check on your kids' vaccinations.


  3. Highest Levels Of Terpinen-4-OL In Bael Wellness Tea Tree Oil Boost Natural Antiseptic PropertiesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    Terpinen-4-OL is a compound present in tea tree oil which largely contributes to its antiseptic properties.


  4. Dangerous effects of vitamin A deficiency and what foods to eat to prevent itRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Vitamin A is an essential nutrient which plays numerous important roles in the human body, most notably in eye health, proper growth and immune function.


  5. Education Celebrations: Immunizations are a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    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.


  6. Parkland reminds parents to get their kids vaccinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

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


  7. Local Church Sends Carloads Of DonationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Free Republic

    This was on the evening news. While some cities are staging protests and banning illegals from being dumped onto them and their already strained budgets, other organizations are doing everything they can to cater to the criminals.


  8. Small business gives couple new lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Taranaki Daily News

    In July last year the New Plymouth couple took a deep breath, quit their jobs and started a quantity surveying business.


  9. Trials show immunizations are effective in adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Medical News

    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.


  10. Back-To-School VaccinesRead the original story

    Friday | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... the benefits outweigh them fairly handily," he said. Here are the kindergarten requirements: DTaP, polio, MMR, chickenpox and hepatitis B vaccines Seventh-graders: Tdap and a dose of the meningitis vaccine Twelfth-graders: Tdap and a second dose of ...


  11. Mosquito Squad buzzing with work in St. Cloud areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | St. Cloud Times

    Mosquito Squad buzzing with work in St. Cloud area A growing number of businesses spray for mosquitoes to ensure health and comfort Check out this story on Homeowners are calling mosquito-spraying companies because the pests annoy them, ... (more)


  12. Vaccinations required for kids in Johnson City areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WCYB

    ... Mumps, and Rubella, and three hepatitis. Your hepatitis A, your Hepatitis B, two Varicella, which are your chickenpox," said Snyder. Pediatrician Dr. Landon Combs says these vaccinations can make a difference. "You're protecting your child against ...


  13. Don't get stuck: Make sure your student's vaccinations are up to dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to babies and pre-schoolers in two doses protects against viruses that cause the three respiratory diseases. Chickenpox A vaccine given to babies and pre-schoolers in two doses protects against the varicella virus that causes chickenpox. One ...


  14. Taking Charge of Our Health through Preventive HealthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Perspective

    While busying ourselves to celebrate Liberia's independence this year on July 26 at home and abroad, I thought that a good way to truly celebrate another milestone would be to take charge of our health by taking advantage of preventive health care services.


  15. Texas Baptist Men say they helped border kids out of love, not for politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    ... in a time or crisis or disaster." Henderson said the volunteers treated "lots of head lice" and saw a couple of chickenpox cases, but nothing you wouldn't expect in a large crowd. Critics also have the wrong idea about who's coming across the ...


  16. Vaccinate before school beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Spectrum

    The first day of school is just around the corner and parents need to consider what shots their children may need beforehand.


  17. 5K NISD students in danger of missing 1st day of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    Due to the enforcement of Northside Independent School District's "No Shots, No School" policy, students who are not up-to-date on their immunizations -- approximately 5,000 -- will not be allowed to attend class when the school year begins on Aug. 25. However, the University Health System will be offering their services, such as immunizations, ... (more)


  18. Washington teen immunization rates show mixed resultsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Washington State Department of Health

    ... to wear off in the early teen years. Kids starting kindergarten through sixth grade must get two doses of the chickenpox (varicella) vaccine or have a health care provider document that they've had the disease. Parent-reported history of chickenpox ...


  19. National, Regional, State, and Selected Local Area Vaccination...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends that adolescents routinely receive 1 dose of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine, 2 doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine, and 3 doses of human papillomavirus vaccine .* ACIP also recommends administration of "catch-up" vaccinations, such as ... (more)


  20. 'Literally Everything Else From Your Childhood: The Movie', A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Laughing Squid

    ... C. Gelfen from Salute Your Shorts and Tamagotchi digital pets as well as more general childhood concepts like chickenpox. Hollywood is riding the nostalgia train to pandertown, and after TMNT, GI Joe, Battleship, and the upcoming Candyland (!?) ...