Latest Hib vaccine Stories

2009-09-11 14:03:42

Prevention and treatment of pneumonia are critical to reducing child mortality, reaching Millennium Development Goal 4.

2009-08-20 09:42:58

The U.S.

2009-08-19 19:13:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to a U.S.

2009-08-06 06:30:00

It is uncertain if giving infants a combined vaccine for diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis, hepatitis B, and Haemophilus influenzae type B helps them as much as individual DTP-HBV and HIB vaccines, a new study says.

2009-07-23 10:17:40

Studies of a typhoid vaccine in Kolkata, India have shown promising results in protecting children from the disease, researchers reported on Thursday.

2009-06-25 13:08:00

- The CDC Reinstates Booster Dose of Hib Vaccine - SWIFTWATER, Pa., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the sanofi-aventis Group (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY), announced today that the company has been able to increase the supply of its Hib-containing vaccines to enable the return to a full series of vaccinations for U.S.

2009-06-25 15:47:57

The CDC said Thursday that it would reinstate booster shoots of the HiB (Haemophilus influenza type b) vaccine, which protects children against bacterial meningitis.

2009-05-05 08:39:40

Infants who receive the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) following the combination vaccine for diphtheria, polio, tetanus, pertussis and Haemophilus influenzae type b (DPTaP-Hib vaccine) appear to experience less pain than those who are immunized in the opposite order.

2009-02-16 10:34:39

A rising number of U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.