Seeking the secret ingredient in the original smallpox vaccine
Thanks to a secret vaccine ingredient as well as a net of worldwide researchers and successful vaccination campaigns, smallpox was finally eradicated in 1977. A new study...
1 hour ago - ScienceDaily
Anti-Vaccine Family Members, Friends Spur Many Moms to Delay Baby's Shots
If a pregnant woman hears anti-vaccine messages from family or friends about childhood immunizations, she's much more likely to delay her baby's shots, new research shows...
4 hours ago - Topix
Third case of measles at Perth school, principal quits
The schools principal Jean Michael David has resigned after it was revealed he stood as a candidate for the Victorian 2014 election on an anti-vaccination platform.
15 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Mothers may delay vaccinating children if they receive discouraging information
Expectant mothers who receive discouraging information regarding immunization were more likely to delay infant immunization than mothers who received no immunization...
16 hours ago - Healio
UN completes first round of Syria polio vaccination campaign
UNICEF completes first round of vaccination campaign following polio outbreak in eastern Syrian provinces
20 hours ago - ABC News
Physicians offered cash bribes to achieve 63% immunization rate of
If you've ever wondered why your doctor is always so keen to encourage your family to get the flu shot every year, you can stop wondering, because the answer is very simple...
1 day ago - Topix
Children need to be up-to-date on immunizations before heading back-to-school
While we prepare our children to go back to school, parents should check and make sure their children are current on all vaccinations before the start of the school year or...
1 day ago - News Medical
Gold nanostars and immunotherapy vaccinate mice against cancer
By combining an FDA-approved cancer immunotherapy with an emerging tumor-roasting nanotechnology, researchers improved the efficacy of both therapies in a proof-of-concept...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily
Some pediatricians are refusing to see unvaccinated kids
As some parents continue to refuse vaccines for their children, it's not just schools turning them away. Many pediatricians are now dismissing families who deny lifesaving...
2 days ago - Topix
Temperature Control Is Key to Vaccine Storage
As more pharmacists administer vaccinations to their customers, proper management of vaccine inventories is worth reviewing. Drug Topics spoke with Jerilin Kenney, Vice...
2 days ago - Modern Medicine
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Antidepressants may Not be as Effective as Previously Thought
People medicating with antidepressants regard themselves as improved due to placebo effect, as the drugs do not exert any actual antidepressant effect.
Overuse of Antibiotics Can Reduce Body's Ability to Fight Diseases
Antibiotics are drugs used for treating infections caused by bacteria. Neutrophils play an important role as a first-line 'innate immune response' when foreign pathogens invade.
Visual Impairment Linked With Poor Cognition Among The Elderly
Vision problems in people is expected to double by 2050 and it was found that visual dysfunction and poor cognition are highly prevalent among older adults.
Is It Safe To Use Vaginal Estrogen?
Vaginal dryness and urinary problems associated with menopause can be treated with effective and safe vaginal estrogen, reveals a recent study.
Exercising Too Much Will Stall Your Weight Loss and Even Make You Gain...
Have you heard of adrenal fatigue ? It happens when you work out too much, and it can seriously hinder your physical goals, as well as your health itself. "Exercising at a high...
Stressed women are more likely to miscarry, study claims
The study, conducted at University College London and Zhejang University in China, provides strong evidence that stress in a woman's early adulthood could have serious...
Do You Need Extra Sleep If You're Trying to Lose Weight? What You Need to Know
We know how important sleep is for our health . We try our best to get as much shut-eye as possible, but that's easier said than done when you have a million things on your...
We Will Never Stop Dancing to The Fitness Marshall's Routine to Demi Lovato
"Glow up without them" after you "kick your boyfriend to the curb" in yet another hilariously fun dance from The Fitness Marshall . This dance cardio jam comes courtesy of Demi...
Dietary management of OCD: Study links metabolism and vitamin D status to...
One carbon metabolism that includes vitamin B12 and homocysteine, plus vitamin D deficiency could all play a role in the onset of obsessive compulsive disorder , research suggests.
Burnt out? Rhodiola rosea supplements may help, says new study
Daily supplements containing Rhodiola rosea extract may improve the symptoms of burnout, suggests data from the first trial to examine the effects of the botanical extract on...