Navy warship USS Fort McHenry has been quarantined for months due to mumps outbreak, but the military is calling it a parotitis oubreak. Parotitis describes inflammation of the parotid gland; partotitis is not itself a pathogen, viral or bacterial. The virus causing the partotitis is...
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CDC: Yellow Fever vaccine has "serious sometimes fatal side effects"
Vaccine administered to people as young as nine months old
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Sudden Cardiac Deaths in Young People
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The death of a child is always a shocking event, but perhaps even more so when a young person dies abruptly and unexpectedly. When a...
DTaP/IPV vaccine can cause large local inflammatory reactions, especially after the fifth (preschool) dose
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Philippines to charge officials of Sanofi, government over dengue vaccine
'Patient zero' in measles outbreak is a foreigner, which is a common way outbreaks start
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How a pro-vaccine doctor reopened debate about link to autism
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Six cases of rare 'polio-like' illness diagnosed in children in Minnesota
By Jay Croft, CNN
Updated 10:07 AM ET, Mon October 8, 2018
(CNN) Six children in Minnesota have been diagnosed with a rare "polio-like" disease since mid-September, state health...
Measles Outbreak Traced to Fully Vaccinated Patient for First Time
By Nsikan Akpan
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Get the measles vaccine, and you won’t get the measles—or give it to anyone...
Reused syringe, lack of refrigeration blamed for deaths of 15 children after vaccinations in South Sudan
Same syringe used throughout 4-day campaign, measles vaccine not refrigerated