Category: News

  • U.S. Courts Award $6M to HPV Vaccine Victims

    U.S. Awards $6M to HPV Vaccine Victims

    Approximately $6 million has been paid to 49 people who were injured by side effects of the HPV vaccine by February 2013, according to statistics released by the U.S. National...

  • Less than 50% of Teens Up to Date on HPV Vaccine

    Less than 50% of Teens Up to Date on HPV Vaccine

    Federal health officials reported that 60% of parents in the United States are vaccinating their children against human papillomavirus (HPV), but only 43% are up-to-date on all the recommended doses....

  • Measles Mumps Rubella MMR Vaccine Information

    MMRV Vaccine Not Linked to Seizure Risk

    Researchers in Australia have found more evidence that children do not have an increased risk of seizures if they receive the combined MMRV vaccine for their 2nd dose of the...

  • 5 Adult Vaccines: Why and When You Need Them

    5 Adult Vaccines: Why and When You Need Them

    Doctors recommend dozens of vaccines during childhood, but adults need protection against dangerous diseases, too. Here are 5 of the most common adult vaccines, and why (and when) you need...

  • When Should You NOT Get Vaccinated?

    When Should You NOT Get Vaccinated?

    Because of age, health conditions, or other factors, some people should NOT get certain vaccines or they should wait before getting immunized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...