Posts tagged "vaccination"

Jan. 17 news: EPA chemical review, junk food tax, opioid disposal, California vaccinations

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.

Jan. 12 news: Flu hits thousands, hepatitis A outbreak, CHIP funds, vaccine makers

Check out today's public health news for Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.

Sept. 6 news: Surgeon General sworn in, Sen. Patty Murray’s common ground on health care, Hurricane Irma

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.

August 14 news: Stronger Medicaid, vaccinating California’s kindergartners, rural childbirth crisis, plague in Arizona

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 14, 2017.

Florida health workers using mapping tool to identify children, teens potentially at risk during disease outbreaks

Florida health officials have a new tool to help alert a particularly at-risk population about disease risks.

April 9 news: California vax bill, teen long-term birth control, Shelby County NPHW

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 9, 2015.

March 17 news: ACA health coverage, unhygienic hospitals, Blue Bell listeria

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, March 17, 2015.

Feb. 10 news: HPV vaccinations, Calif. measles parties, Instagram and doctors

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Feb. 5 news: FDA head to resign, anti-vaccination arguments, vaping

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015.

Feb. 3 news: Politics and vaccinations, jogging impacts, Obamacare sign-ups by state

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
Measles outbreak highlights record number of U.S. cases in 2014

Measles outbreak highlights record number of U.S. cases in 2014

Measles is back and making headlines thanks to a recent and growing outbreak linked to a popular theme park. Find out how this previously "eliminated" disease is making a comeback in the U.S. and how you can protect yourself and others from it.

More than half of Americans not getting flu shots

Less than 50 percent of Americans received flu vaccinations this past flu season, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.