#vaccines

  • Article: How Eliminating This One Disease Could Help Us Achieve Good Health for All
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    How Eliminating This One Disease Could Help Us Achieve Good Health for All

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 14, 2019

    It’s already 99.9% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: Why Global Leaders Need to Commit New Funding for Polio Eradication
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    Why Global Leaders Need to Commit New Funding for Polio Eradication

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 14, 2019

    World leaders will come together on Nov. 19 for a Polio Pledging Moment in Abu Dhabi. Read more

  • Article: Why Germany Should Increase Its Funding for Vaccines
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    Why Germany Should Increase Its Funding for Vaccines

    By Jana Sepehr|Nov. 11, 2019

    Gavi's CEO talks vaccine hesitancy and the role Germany can plan in increasing access worldwide. Read more

  • Article: A Lab Worker Got a Smallpox-Related Infection After Refusing the Vaccine

    A Lab Worker Got a Smallpox-Related Infection After Refusing the Vaccine

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 29, 2019

    Smallpox was officially declared eradicated in 1980. Read more

  • Article: The World Officially Has Eradicated Two Strains of Polio

    The World Officially Has Eradicated Two Strains of Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 24, 2019

    This great news was announced on World Polio Day. Read more

  • Feature: These Are the People Fighting Polio Around the World
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    These Are the People Fighting Polio Around the World

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 23, 2019

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated — thanks to frontline health workers. Read more

  • Article: 3 Key Things You Should Definitely Know About Canada’s Dedication to Ending Polio

    3 Key Things You Should Definitely Know About Canada’s Dedication to Ending Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 22, 2019

    Not too long ago, polio affected 350,000 people per year around the world. Read more

  • Article: A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2019

    And it could be used to tackle other cancers, too. Read more