Blog Posts - Vaccination

Aishwarya Rai’s daughter gets polio drops

Mega star Amitabh Bachchan, who has been associated with the government polio eradication campaign, has said that his granddaughter was given polio drops Tuesday in his presence. “Day before yesterday (Tuesday), my little granddaughter was give...
by Explore The World on Apr 20, 2012

New Guidelines for Cancer Screening: Fewer Pap Smears

According to US Preventative Services Task Force’s co-vice chair Dr. Michael LeFevre, women aged 30 to 65 can go 5 years between cervical cancer screenings if the results from an HPV test and a Pap smear are negative. This is … Continue readi...
by HPV Warts on Mar 22, 2012

Identifying Cervical Cancer and Attitudes toward Prevention

Data from a study conducted in Italy shows that women who have had the HPV test develop fewer cancers than women who have had the Pap test only. The study included 95,000 participants. At the same time, this strategy is … Continue reading ͛...
by HPV Warts on Mar 21, 2012

Vaccination may be key for true elimination of HIV-1

In what may prove to be a major step forward for the treatment of HIV-1 infection, scientists have discovered an effective way to eliminate a notoriously persistent form of the virus that does not respond to current therapies. The research, publ...
by pharmagupshup on Mar 12, 2012

Adolescent Involvement in HPV Vaccination Decisions

A study published in Preventive Medicine focused on parents as the primary decision makers regarding HPV vaccination. Research conducted prior to the vaccine introduction suggests that the majority of parents would make vaccination decisions jointly...
by HPV Warts on Mar 3, 2012

‘No link’ between influenza vaccination and mortality reduction in the elderly individuals after influenza season

While some suggestions said influenza vaccination in the elderly may reduce mortality risk during and after influenza season with significant percentage, but recent study found that such suggestion was overestimate and bias. In fact, by using certain...

Child Administered 4 Vaccines Without Parental Consent

It appears the time has come for parents who oppose vaccination to instruct their children to kick, scream, and fight if any authorities at school, a doctor’s office or anyone else ever attempts to vaccinate them. An attempt by someone to vacci...
by The Healthy Home Economist on Feb 29, 2012

What Are the Barriers to Universal HPV Vaccination?

The barriers to universal vaccination against HPV are poorly understood and studied. One study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health has found that the main reasons for this are the high cost of the HPV vaccine, inadequate reimbursement, and...
by HPV Warts on Feb 28, 2012

The Hippies Would Disown Me

A couple weeks ago, one of the pages I follow on facebook posted a question for their followers on what things they are hiding so they aren't kicked out of the crunchy crowd.  There was even a blog carnival on this topic a week ago.  It got...
by Connected Mom on Feb 28, 2012

Modern Parents: Like Lambs to the Slaughter?

Don’t get vaccinated. Get vaccinated. Brown rice cereal is the best starter food. Brown rice contains strychnine. Baby Einstein. NO TV. Fortified grains. Gluten Free. Breastfeed or Bust. Pro... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Scribblesaurus Me on Feb 23, 2012

Pain from HPV Vaccine Less Severe and Less Frequent

The research team of Peter Reiter et all studied the prevalence of pain following the administration of the HPV vaccine and whether this factor had an effect on completion of the regimen. Pain from the HPV vaccine has been found … Continue read...
by HPV Warts on Feb 17, 2012

Body Art compliance training scheduled

With a new law creating statewide health and safety standards for tattoo and body piercing businesses going into effect this July, county officials will ho...
by Celebs Gossip on Feb 15, 2012

U.S. senators penalize Pakistan for jailing doctor who aided CIA

WASHINGTON: U.S. senators scandalized by Pakistan's jailing of a doctor for helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden voted on Thursday to cut aid to Islamabad by $33 million -- one million for each year in the doctor's sentence.
by CNews on Jan 1, 1970

Pakistani doctor imprisoned for helping CIA find bin Laden

PESHAWAR: A Pakistani doctor accused of helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden has been jailed for 33 years for treason, television channels and a local government official said.
by CNews on Jan 1, 1970

Measles kills 12 kids in tribal areas in 3 weeks

MIRANSHAH: An outbreak of measles in part of tribal areas of the country, has killed 12 children in three weeks and is spreading due to a shortage of medicines, according to doctors.
by CNews on Jan 1, 1970

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