#vaccines

  • Article: An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict
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    An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2018

    This could be very bad news for health workers. Read more

  • Article: Russian Trolls Tried to Meddle in Americans' Online Vaccine Debates
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    Russian Trolls Tried to Meddle in Americans' Online Vaccine Debates

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 24, 2018

    Vaccines work, and they are vital in the fight to ensure global health for all by 2030. Read more

  • Article: 2.8 Million Children in Sudan Were Vaccinated Against Polio in Just 3 Days
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    2.8 Million Children in Sudan Were Vaccinated Against Polio in Just 3 Days

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 31, 2018

    UNICEF and WHO provided about 5 million doses of oral polio vaccines to reach children in 10 states. Read more

  • Article: More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before
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    More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|July 17, 2018

    But almost 20 million infants did not receive full immunization in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Italy Will No Longer Ask Parents for Proof That They Vaccinated Their Children
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    Italy Will No Longer Ask Parents for Proof That They Vaccinated Their Children

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 9, 2018

    This comes just months after the government announced it had reached an important vaccination goal. Read more

  • Article: WHO Will Deploy 4,000 Ebola Vaccines in the Congo to Stop Outbreak
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    WHO Will Deploy 4,000 Ebola Vaccines in the Congo to Stop Outbreak

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 14, 2018

    This is the country’s ninth Ebola outbreak since 1976. Read more

  • Article: This Portable Lab Can Test Refugees at Risk of Epidemics in Just 35 Minutes
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    This Portable Lab Can Test Refugees at Risk of Epidemics in Just 35 Minutes

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 8, 2018

    Health workers could test people at risk on the spot. Read more

  • Article: 7 Facts About a Vaccine Hero Protecting Thousands of Kids From Pneumonia
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    7 Facts About a Vaccine Hero Protecting Thousands of Kids From Pneumonia

    April 26, 2018

    Pneumonia takes the life of one child every eight minutes in India Read more