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New Study Shows Small Decreases in Vaccine Uptake Can Lead to Big Uptick in Outbreaks

Vaccines are one of the greatest breakthroughs in medical history, and continue to play a …

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), which is a great opportunity to recognize the …

Back to School: Are You and Your Loved Ones Up-To-Date on Vaccinations?

The back to school hustle slowly creeps up in August; but before you buy your …

WSJ: The Measles Outbreak Coming Near You

We’ve written before about the disturbing rise in the prevalence of diseases that, thanks to …

The Value of Prevention

Vaccines are widely recognized as one of the most important advances in medical history. Once-devastating …

Remembering Ciro de Quadros, Vaccines Champion

Dr. Ciro de Quadros, a global health leader and champion of immunization, passed away on …

The Dangers of Being Misinformed: Latest Measles Outbreak

USA Today covered the latest measles outbreak in today’s print edition (see story: Texas Measles …

Back to School: Time for Immunization Check-In

Preparing for school means gathering supplies and backpacks. It is also the perfect time to …

Separating Science from Fiction

The Atlantic recently published a story on the dangers of anti-vaccine rhetoric, “Destabilizing the Jenny …

It’s World Polio Day – Time to Make History

Oct. 24 is World Polio Day, an opportunity to share a message of extreme importance: …