A new study has found that 7.7 people will develop shoulder injuries for every 1 million people who get a flu shot.
Merck & Co. is facing over 1,300 lawsuits from people who were injured by side effects of the Zostavax® shingles vaccine.
Federal judges have upheld a $1.2 million award to a woman who developed an autoimmune disease after receiving a Tdap vaccine.
An investigation by the World Organization suggests that MMR vaccines may help protect adults over 50 from COVID-19.
After a recent surge in payouts to people who suffered shoulder injuries from vaccines, regulators are quietly proposing ending compensation for these injuries.
There were 256 people with vaccine injuries who received financial awards from the VICP, for a total payout of $73.3 million — or an average payment of $286,000 each.
Out of 92 children who died of the flu this season, 62 of them were infected with the influenza B/Victoria strain, which is not included in the 2019-2020 flu shot.
Flu season in the U.S. is already shaping up to be especially severe. flu
The U.S. territory of Samoa is in the midst of a severe measles epidemic that has killed 24 children and one adult.
The CDC reported 1,249 cases of measles in the U.S. so far this year. Most of those illnesses were due to multiple outbreaks in New York.