In an update on the patient being treated for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD, officials say the patient has improved from critical to serious condition. Ring vaccination...

A new study from Philippines researchers says that Japanese encephalitis (JE) is endemic and covers a large geographic range in the country prompting them to recommend the JE vaccine be implemented...

The latest Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case count in the three countries with widespread transmission; Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia has risen to 24754 total cases, with 14646 being laboratory confirmed....

In a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), they report on a death of a woman in her 60s from a rare reaction to the yellow fever vaccine called yellow fever vaccine–associated...

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The number of seasonal influenza deaths reported in Hong Kong has surpassed 400 with the latest tally at 408 since the beginning of the season. This includes four additional flu deaths reported in the...

It what seems like stating the obvious, new research from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston Children’s Hospital scientists published yesterday in JAMA Pediatrics  concludes that substandard...

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In response to a recent announcement by the UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunization (JCVI), the Meningitis Research Foundation welcomed the news that the government has accepted the JCVIs recommendation...

The UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunization (JCVI) is advising teens, ages 14-18, to be offered the meningitis group W (MenW) vaccine in light of increasing numbers of cases reported in recent...

Multiple health agencies will be launching the Phase III trial for the Ebola vaccine, VSV-EBOV, in Guinea on Saturday, according to the World Health Organization. According to reports, the initial...

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Pediatricians are facing increasing pressure from some parents who want to spread out the recommended vaccine schedule for their children by postponing vaccines, pointing to a need for improved programs...