#vaccines

  • Article: New Polio Immunization Plan Will Reach 38.7 Million Children in Pakistan
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    New Polio Immunization Plan Will Reach 38.7 Million Children in Pakistan

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 9, 2018

    Polio is eradicated in all but three countries, including Pakistan. Read more

  • Article: Italy Has Now Vaccinated 95% Of Children Against 6 Diseases
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    Italy Has Now Vaccinated 95% Of Children Against 6 Diseases

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 13, 2018

    The government introduced a rule that made 12 vaccinations mandatory for children. Read more

  • Article: The Craziest Disease You’ve Never Heard Of — Because Nobody Has
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    The Craziest Disease You’ve Never Heard Of — Because Nobody Has

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 2, 2018

    The WHO says Disease X could be the next global health threat. Read more

  • Article: New Study Reveals Immunization Could Put an End To Poverty
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    New Study Reveals Immunization Could Put an End To Poverty

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 13, 2018

    Vaccines do more than just prevent disease. Read more

  • Article: The First Case of Polio in 2018 Was Reported This Week in Afghanistan
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    The First Case of Polio in 2018 Was Reported This Week in Afghanistan

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 26, 2018

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: ‘Super Shot’ to Stop the Flu Is in the Works, Scientists Say
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    ‘Super Shot’ to Stop the Flu Is in the Works, Scientists Say

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 19, 2018

    This year’s flu has already killed hundreds of people. Read more

  • Article: Health Workers Struggle to Deliver Polio Vaccines in Afghanistan
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    Health Workers Struggle to Deliver Polio Vaccines in Afghanistan

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 20, 2017

    The Taliban has made access difficult, but so have government forces. Read more

  • Article: Here Are the 9 Biggest Global Health Moments From 2017
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    Here Are the 9 Biggest Global Health Moments From 2017

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 11, 2017

    From funding for polio to developing an HIV vaccine, 2017 was a big year for global health. Read more