Health/Nutrition 24 March '17
One of the top killers of children, the rotavirus, could possibly be prevented now with the help of a powdered vaccine.
Infant 11 February '17
Vaccines have been credited for the eradication of smallpox in 1977 but this has not stopped the outbreaks that could have been prevented by vaccines.
Nutrition 12 January '17
The naturalness of breastfeeding is said to influence a series of health risks that can place the child at risk.
Health/Nutrition 24 December '16
A highly effective vaccine that guards against the deadly Ebola virus could be available by 2018, says the World Health Organization.
Infant 17 December '16
A new way to help ease the pain in infant during vaccination has been found.
Health/Nutrition 30 November '16
Trial of a new vaccine for HIV, could actually end the disease if successful.
Health 28 September '16
A mother saw proof of the dangers of having no vaccination after her three children fell ill due to rotavirus. Vaccines protect children from a host of diseases such as chicken pox, diphtheria, hepatitis A and B, influenza, measles, mumps, pertussis, polio, pneumococcus, rotavirus, rubella and tetanus.
Medicine 7 September '16
Recently, more parents have put their children at risk by not getting them vaccinated.
Medicine 21 July '16
A recent research has developed a vaccine that may treat chlamydia and even possibly prevent it from being acquired in the first place.
Health/Nutrition 15 July '16
More than 200 children may have been infected with bacterial meningitis after an employee who had contact with the day campers is diagnosed with the disease.
Autism 6 June '16
All studies regarding vaccines have not been proven to cause autism.
Health 6 June '16
Only few children in India are receiving vaccinations on time.
Medicine 16 May '16
A single molecule treatment is being developed by researchers. The treatment can potentially be better than vaccines when it comes to protecting people from contagious diseases.
Medicine 11 May '16
Yellow Fever poised to become the next global health emergency due to outbreaks and vaccine supply shortages.
Health/Nutrition 26 March '16
Tetanus shots are only needed every 30 years and not every decade, according to a new study.
Parenting 18 March '16
A London court has intervened on a Muslim mother who won't let her kids get vaccinated for fearing the serum contained pork gelatine.
Health/Nutrition 8 March '16
Celldex Therapeutics Inc. stated that it would stop its late-stage study of its vaccine, Rintega, against brain cancer.
Health/Nutrition 4 March '16
An immunotherapy vaccine trial for patients with terminal cancer is tested in United Kingdom, London and Guildford.
Health/Nutrition 26 August '15
As fall rolls around, millions of people line up to get their annual flu shot hoping to protect themselves against multiple strains of the virus.
Health/Nutrition 29 July '15
Vaccines have been hailed as lifesavers as they protect children against a number of diseases, many of which are lethal.
Health/Nutrition 5 June '15
A new report published in Pediatrics has put a face on the anti vaccination movement and it suggests that the majority of the population come are white parents from affluent communities.
Family Life 17 April '15
There's no need to worry now if you're planning to take your kids to California's happiest place on earth.
Health/Nutrition 21 March '14
Britain plans to introduce Novartis' meningitis B vaccine into their routine vaccination program.