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The National Consumers League (NCL) is asking parents to look at the overwhelming evidence that vaccines are safe and effective and get their kids vaccinated. With increasing numbers of parents foregoing...

The measles outbreak in California has reached 99, as of Wednesday, and the outbreak has prompted two state Senators to draft legislation to close the vaccine exemption loophole. Pediatrician and Sacramento...

Vaccines, like Ebola some months ago, has hit the media and political spotlight recently thanks to an outbreak of measles in the US that has affected more than 100 in January alone. A number of pols, Chris...

The Japanese encephalitis vaccine became mandatory this past weekend for active-duty Airmen who are either permanently stationed or who will be temporarily assigned for more than 30 days to Japan or South...

I am a big fan of Republican Senator (Dr.) Rand Paul concerning many of his policy ideas and the role of the federal government. I also appreciated his Dad’s political views on many topics. I also...

The politicians are coming out in force on the issue of vaccination in light of all the media attention the 2015 US measles outbreak is getting. President Obama and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have...

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A new study suggests that confidence in government may play a key role in the public’s willingness to get at least some vaccines. The study re-analyzed national survey data from 2009 that examined Americans’...

The 2015 measles outbreak has sparked some political commentary, including the President of the United States, with their different views on vaccinations and mandatory vaccination. The governor of New...

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There has been more than 100 measles cases confirmed and reported in the United States in 2015 to date, which has drawn concern from health officials at all levels. In a interview with Norah O’Donnell...

Here are some updates concerning the global polio situation, according to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative: Nigeria January 24, 2015 marked six months since the most recent case of wild poliovirus...