#Vaccinations

  • Article: This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.
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    This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 30, 2019

    Jeff Hall died less than two years after starring in an FA Cup final. Read more

  • Article: HPV Vaccine Is 'Dramatically' Reducing Cervical Cancer Risk in the UK
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    HPV Vaccine Is 'Dramatically' Reducing Cervical Cancer Risk in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 5, 2019

    “This is a veritable triumph for medicine,” says Scotland's clinical lead for cervical screening. Read more

  • Article: Australian Measles Cases Set to Escalate to Five-Year High
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    Australian Measles Cases Set to Escalate to Five-Year High

    By Madeleine Keck|April 5, 2019

    The majority of cases are linked to people who became infected overseas. Read more

  • Article: A Major World Vaccine Event Is Coming to the UK. Here's Why That's a Big Deal.
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    A Major World Vaccine Event Is Coming to the UK. Here's Why That's a Big Deal.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 13, 2019

    The life-saving potential of this will be enormous. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Thousands of Measles Cases Alarm Global Health Community
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    Hundreds of Thousands of Measles Cases Alarm Global Health Community

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Gaëlle Langué|Feb. 7, 2019

    Measles can be mistaken for the common cold at first. Read more

  • Article: Why Flu Shots Were the Real Stars of Last Night's Golden Globes
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    Why Flu Shots Were the Real Stars of Last Night's Golden Globes

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 7, 2019

    Hosts Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg handed out shots — flu shots — instead of pizza. Read more

  • Article: A Facebook Ad Claiming Any Vaccine Could 'Kill Your Child' Is Now Banned in the UK
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    A Facebook Ad Claiming Any Vaccine Could 'Kill Your Child' Is Now Banned in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 7, 2018

    It was targeted at Facebook users interested in parenting. Read more

  • Article: Rubella Has Officially Been Eradicated in Australia
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    Rubella Has Officially Been Eradicated in Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 2, 2018

    Australia is a global frontrunner in the fight for eradication of vaccine-preventable diseases. Read more