#vaccine

  • Article: This Circus is Helping to End Polio in Afghanistan
    Water & Sanitation

    This Circus is Helping to End Polio in Afghanistan

    By David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017

    Eight new cases of wild polio have been identified in Afghanistan just this year. Read more

  • Article: This New Vaccine Could Prevent Infants from Contracting Typhoid
    Water & Sanitation

    This New Vaccine Could Prevent Infants from Contracting Typhoid

    By David Brand|Oct. 25, 2017

    It’s a big public health win, especially for communities that lack clean water and safe sanitation. Read more

  • Article: The 'World’s No.1 Anti-Vaxxer' Was Denied an Australian Visa
    Health

    The 'World’s No.1 Anti-Vaxxer' Was Denied an Australian Visa

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 31, 2017

    “People who are telling parents that their kids shouldn't be vaccinated are dangerous people.” Read more

  • Article: France Will Make Vaccines Mandatory for Kids in 2018
    Health

    France Will Make Vaccines Mandatory for Kids in 2018

    By Colleen Curry|July 6, 2017

    Measles outbreaks have affected countries where anti-science myths have spread. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Officials Fear Deadly Meningitis Epidemic as Vaccines Run Short
    Health

    Nigerian Officials Fear Deadly Meningitis Epidemic as Vaccines Run Short

    June 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 1.3 million meningitis C vaccines have been acquired to date. Read more

  • Article: Trump Still Wants a Commission to Study Vaccine-Autism Link, RFK Jr. Says
    Health

    Trump Still Wants a Commission to Study Vaccine-Autism Link, RFK Jr. Says

    By Colleen Curry|May 5, 2017

    Kennedy said the commission could include “corporate CEOs and doctors on television.” Read more

  • Article: The World’s First Malaria Vaccine Is Ready to Be Rolled Out in Malawi, Kenya, and Ghana
    Health

    The World’s First Malaria Vaccine Is Ready to Be Rolled Out in Malawi, Kenya, and Ghana

    By Sophia Tsirbas|April 25, 2017

    We may finally be able to prevent this deadly disease. Read more

  • Article: Measles Cases Spike After Anti-Vaccine Political Party Gains Power in Italy
    Health

    Measles Cases Spike After Anti-Vaccine Political Party Gains Power in Italy

    By Colleen Curry|March 23, 2017

    Parents need accurate information, not “rubbish is published on the internet,” minister says. Read more