Daily News 2012-08-27
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vacciination news sandyCost of Vaccines from Birth to Eighteen (pdf) - by F. Edward Yazbak MD, FAAP
In Vaccines We Trust? Paul Offit threatens religious and philosophical vaccine exemptions. A response by Suzanne Humphries, MD
Attention Walmart shoppers: Mercury-containing flu shots for sale on aisle 9, Gardasil on aisle 10 by The Refusers
$2 billion paid out for vaccine injuries to kids
It Could Get Tougher For Parents To Opt Children Out of Vaccines in Calif.
Nurses may fight mandate to get vaccine
Autism link to aging dads won't change vaccine debate or speed cure - by Art Caplan, Ph.D.
Nurses question new flu vaccination rules
Fluoride May Be Neurotoxic in Kids – Medscape by The Refusers
Last minute vaccination rush, free clinic today
Polymer Proves Promising as Mucosal Vaccine Adjuvant
OU researchers may have found a vaccine that better treats pneumonia
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics Special Focus Highlights a Paradigm Shift in Cancer Vaccine Development
- Vaccinogen's Dr. Michael Hanna discusses the heterogeneity of cancer
cells, and the false premise of tumor homogeneity that cancer vaccines
have been based upon
Age of Autism Weekly Wrap: Did the Anthrax Killer Shape Public Health Response? by Dan Olmsted - Age of Autism
Back to school MMR vaccination plea - Parents are being urged to make sure their children have been given the MMR jab after a steep rise in measles cases
Don't forget value of vaccinations
Making it a little harder to say no to vaccination
Measles vaccine plea to parents as cases leap
Immunisation warning as mumps cases rise
Urgent health warning over mumps
DHS using Boston subway system to test new sensors for biological agents
Ed session helps retailers 'get the point' of travel vaccinations
Alberta stepping up battle to boost vaccinations, prevent illnesses
Time To School The School Nurses
Newcastle woman raises concerns about cervical cancer vaccine
- A Newcastle woman is calling for more research on the cervical cancer
vaccine "Gardasil" claiming she had a severe allergic reaction that
almost proved fatal.
Dad Pushing Autism Link Can Get More From CDC
Cancer vaccine Special Focus series published in Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics
Fight the flu: Your guide to vaccines [Sun Sentinel]
Media Tricks and Old Sperm by Anne Dachel - Age of Autism
The Know Your Rights Hour
by Know Your Rights Hourin Health Live BlogTalkRadio Monday August 27th
9PM EDT (8PM CDT) Call in to speak with the hosts (646) 478-0772 - Call
in or just listen to a timely discussion of issues concerning vaccines,
medical politics and your personal rights, with Dr. Mayer Eisenstein
and Vaccine Rights Attorney Alan Phillips!
Your Child’s Next “Pain-Free” Vaccines—By Mail? by Jennifer Hutchinson - Vactruth
Shipping flub renders 55,000 flu vaccines useless
Equine West Nile Vaccine Available, Little Demand For Human Vaccine
Student Vaccination Rates Up Around Country
Preschool Precautions - Schools, Doctors Cover All The Bases Before Admitting Students
To Vaccinate or Not? Whooping Cough Outbreak Stirs Debate (video)
More kids can get vaccinations at pharmacies
More parents skip kids' shots -- endangering other children
Book: Autism-vaccine debate blurs real issue
Compound boosts effect of vaccines against HIV and flu
- Oxford University scientists have discovered a compound that greatly
boosts the effect of vaccines against viruses like flu, HIV and herpes
When it comes to getting vaccines, trust dog doc
Viewpoint: Vaccination key to preventing whooping cough
AIDS 2012 Another major step in war against HIV epidemic
Occult HBV common in children born to HBsAg-positive mothers despite immunization
Paternal Age Study Implicates Environment Not Genes by Bob Krakow - Age of Autism
MHRA mulls allowing physicians to prescribe drugs unlicensed drugs - The MHRA wants industry feedback on proposals to make drugs available before they are licensed.
FDA Studies ‘Composite Scores’ In DTC Ads
Gates Foundation awards 1.7 million to inspire supply chain innovation
NIH seeks proposals to study genomic sequencing in newborn period - Funding intended to spur information on implications, potential of new technology
Post-Response: Preventing Outbreaks
Website Commemorates Dr. Joseph Kinyoun as Father of the NIH - NIH Evolved from One-Room Laboratory He Founded 125 Years Ago
An Immune Disorder at the Root of Autism
"Doctored" Theatrical Release - Courageous Jaw-Dropping Relevant (video)
According to the federal Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the vaccine given to young children for decades was replaced in the late 1990s following concerns about rashes, fevers and other side effects. “While the new version is considered safer, it is ...See all stories on this topic »
This was especially true when tiny amounts of organic mercury used as a preservative was taken out of most vaccines. The ASD rates did not drop.
“As we get older our immune system isn't quite as good about keeping us in balance and in check and that could be a reactivation of that chickenpox virus," says Barringer. "The reactivation presents itself as shingles." The shingles – or Zoster ...See all stories on this topic »
Polio athlete who wants to inspire Pakistan. August 27, 2012. KARACHI: Pakistani polio survivor Mudassar Baig dreams of winning a medal at the London Paralympics, hoping to inspire a nation troubled by corruption, Taliban violence and lost sporting glory.See all stories on this topic »
Today, the American Academy of Pediatrics released new guidelines that backed availability of circumcision for baby boys. In a policy statement accompanying ...
The increase mirrors a national trend and has been blamed on youngsters not having the combined measles, mumps and rubella jab - particularly those from travelling communities. Officials from the West Midlands Health Protection Agency (HPA) say ...See all stories on this topic »
According to a CDC report, the average number of kids who have been vaccinated for measles, mumps, and rubella is 94.8%. Health officials have set their target at greater than 95%. “Coverage is not the way it should be,” says Jaime Deville, MD. Deville ...See all stories on this topic »
With flu season fast approaching, the National Council on Aging (NCOA) supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s influenza immunization recommendations and urges older adults to receive an annual influenza vaccination. Through a ...See all stories on this topic »
He pointed out that recent outbreaks in Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK highlight the dangers of not protecting children with the MMR vaccine. 'I would therefore urge all parents to ensure their children are protected,' he said. Northern ...See all stories on this topic »
Nigeria, one of only three countries still considered to have endemic polio, alongside Pakistan and Afghanistan, has accounted for 72 of the 123 polio cases recorded so far this year, a World Health Organisation report said. The resurgence of the ...See all stories on this topic »
For example, integration to Medicare for the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, Medicare Benefits Schedule, Australian Childhood Immunisation Register and Organ Donor Register should have been completed and ready to go by July 1. A Health ...See all stories on this topic »
"You can't get too many doses of vaccine, only too few – anything less than two – so if you are in doubt about yourself or your child, find out and, if necessary, get the MMR vaccine which will protect you against mumps and rubella as well. You can be ...See all stories on this topic »
Participants in the 5km run through the park in Hertford Road are raising money to buy packs to protect Nigerian children from Polio. The sponsored run is organised by Christ Ambassadors, a group of Enfield-based volunteers dedicated to offering ...See all stories on this topic »
A pharmaco-vigilance system for monitoring adverse events following the immunization would be established while a case-based surveillance system for ...
The Health Protection Agency (HPA), which published the figures, is urging young people to protect themselves against mumps and similar vaccine-preventable infections, including measles. Julia Waller, immunisation lead for the HPA in the North-East ...See all stories on this topic »
We can get rid of B. pertussis bacteria with antibiotics, but the toxins that cause airway swelling do not go away with antibiotics. That means babies can be sick for weeks to months. Pertussis can also affect older children and adults, who may also ...See all stories on this topic »
Eastern Equine Encephalitis is a mosquito-borne virus that is quite rare in the United States, with only 5-10 cases reported annually according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). EEE virus is one of several mosquito-transmitted ...See all stories on this topic »
The temporary vaccine kiosks will offer 10 vaccinations recommended as essential by Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, including vaccines relating to Hepatitis and Meningitis, the station reports. Walmart did not release pricing, ...See all stories on this topic »
Is the HPV vaccine safe? | Vaccinews Blog. The data sources and calculations can be found: http://bit.ly/HPVsafety · HPV_Vaccine_advisory. @ Is the HPV vaccine safe? | Vaccinews Blog: Posted 1 minute ago by David Tribe ...
GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has agreed a number of precautionary measures to deal with manufacturing deficiencies which could affect the sterility of DepoCyte (cytarabine), an anti-cancer medicine used to treat lymphomatous meningitis.See all stories on this topic »
This year, the proceeds will be split between the Olivia Story Trust, to help pay for realistic prosthetic limbs for the eight-year-old who lost both legs and an arm to meningitis, and the Great North Air Ambulance. The gig yesterday, from 12 noon ...See all stories on this topic »
After overcoming Lyme disease and viral meningitis during a 10-month layoff in 2007-08, she focused on fitness in her return to tennis. She switched from a successful doubles career (23 titles, 4 majors) to singles and won her first Grand Slam title ...See all stories on this topic »
Inspiring Ghanaian polio survivors pioneer extreme sports combination of skating and soccer as Award-winning South African filmmakers crowd-source funding via Kickstarter for the documentary. By Newstime Africa. 69 Views. Posted In. Latest Special ...See all stories on this topic »Newstime Africa
The president, who is scheduled to address the General Assembly, will inform the session about Pakistan's measures towards polio eradication. Talks will also be held between him and Bill Gates, the chairman of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, to ...See all stories on this topic »The Express Tribune
KARACHI: Pakistani polio survivor Mudassar Baig dreams of winning a medal at the London Paralympics, hoping to inspire a nation troubled by corruption, Taliban violence and lost sporting glory. "It's a dream come true for me and I want to be a role ...See all stories on this topic »The News International
I see the media trivializing autism and the impact it's having on America with trite phrases like “better diagnosing” and “greater awareness.” Most of all ...
There is no vaccine, but there is treatment: Interferon and ribavirin cure about half of hepatitis C patients, and the recent addition of two new protease inhibitors boosts the cure rate past 75 percent, according to CDC data. Copyright 2012 The ...See all stories on this topic »
By Shahid Hashmi (AFP) – 53 minutes ago. KARACHI — Pakistani polio survivor Mudassar Baig dreams of winning a medal at the London Paralympics, hoping to inspire a nation troubled by corruption, Taliban violence and lost sporting glory. "It's a dream ...See all stories on this topic »AFP
Immunization prevents serious illnesses and saves lives. According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, "Vaccines have saved the lives of more babies and children than any other medical intervention in the past 50 years." This statement is also true ...See all stories on this topic »
The Royal College of Pathologists of Australia (RCPA) has also called on doctors to be aware of the outbreaks and the need to test for measles, with 71 cases diagnosed in NSW since the start of the year. RCPA spokeswoman Professor Lyn Gilbert said ...See all stories on this topic »
Dr. Beasley became particularly interested in hepatitis B in the mid-1960s, after it was isolated in the blood serum of an aboriginal Australian by Dr. Baruch S. Blumberg, an American who later helped develop the vaccine and shared the Nobel Prize for ...See all stories on this topic »New York Times
And recent outbreaks of pertussis, or whooping cough, have led the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to recommend this vaccine for everyone. Weight check. •Men don't need to go to the doctor to track their weight, but they should monitor it to ...See all stories on this topic »USA TODAY
The American Academy of Pediatrics now says the health benefits of circumcision of ... not anti-vaccine (I do think the anti-vaccine crowd tends to be.
Vaccines that became available in the past 10 years include childhood vaccines on the National Immunisation Program such as measles, mumps, rubella, polio, diphtheria and whooping cough. Others included meningococcal and meningococcal meningitis, ...See all stories on this topic »
Because Sativah was too young to be fully immunised against whooping cough (pertussis), Ms Illingworth is encouraging all parents to be immunised, and try and avoid contact with anyone who is unwell, especially if they have a cough. "I would hate for ...See all stories on this topic »
And the percentage of Minnesota kindergartners whose parents opt out has grown steadily since the state started keeping track in 2004-05. Opt-out rates for the 2011-12 school year ranged from 2.2 percent for hepatitis B shots to 3.2 percent for chicken ...See all stories on this topic »
"800 are permanently disabled - 24000 reported adverse reactions - there are ... CSL Limited which distributes the vaccine in Australian says as with all of ...
I go for my third gardasil shot later today. I'm actually a day overdue for my shot ... Hello, I'm a doctor. Use Tramadol. I think that you want to get more info about it.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid...
Jaipur: A five-year-old boy in Jhalawar district was getting treated for a fracture in right hand when his leg became weak and he became a suspected case of polio. Jagdish Bhalta, a nursery student had fallen while playing in a ground on July 26, 2012.See all stories on this topic »
Brady was treated several times by his doctor, yet he was never diagnosed with pertussis. After he exhibited severe breathing difficulty his parents rushed him to the hospital, where he struggled to live for over 10 days. As is often the case once ...See all stories on this topic »MassLive.com
One dose of the vaccine Gardasil, developed by Merck & Co., is displayed. ... And the American Academy of Pediatrics threw its support behind the series of ...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revised its recommendation on the Tdap vaccine and now urges all adults to get a single dose from their health care provider. Dr. Tom Clark, a CDC medical epidemiologist, said that even adults who had ...See all stories on this topic »
KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health and Population is preparing to carry out the second and third rounds of the measles-rubella vaccination campaign in various parts of the country. The government had conducted the first phase vaccination campaign in 15 ...See all stories on this topic »
Each child is given four vaccinations in addition to vaccinations at birth. About 90 lakh vaccination sessions are held every year, where more than 25 crore vaccine doses of seven antigens like diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, measles, BCG, Hepatitis B ...See all stories on this topic »