Latest immunizations Stories
By Michelle Reese, The Tribune, Mesa, Ariz. Aug. 1--A Chandler health care clinic saw a big jump in patients at its immunization events this summer as parents scrambled to meet a new vaccine requirement before school started.
WICHITA, Kan., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As summer vacation slowly comes to a close, parents and children alike prepare for the return to school. Getting ready to go back to school often means getting important health screenings and immunizations up-to-date.
By The Deming Headlight, N.M. Jul. 25--The New Mexico Department of Health is offering special back to school immunization clinics starting next week through August.
By MORGAN JOSEY GLOVER Guilford County Schools will suspend rising sixth-grade students who do not update their immunizations against three viruses by Aug. 28.
Parents can expect fewer tears and needle pokes the next time their baby needs routine immunizations.
By The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jul. 16--Families struggling under the weight of the economic downturn and back-to-school costs can get a break at this week's annual CARE Fair.
Heidi Murkoff, the mom who wrote the book that's helped over 27 million families know "What to Expect When You're Expecting," has launched a nationwide immunization awareness campaign to help parents know what to expect from childhood vaccines.
By Erin Wisdom, St. Joseph News-Press, Mo. Jul. 15--Vaccines for children The State of Missouri has vaccine requirements for school-aged children. In order to attend school in Missouri, you must show proof of up-to-date immunizations.
By Philip Haldiman, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jul. 9--Believe it or not, school is just around the corner, which could mean immunization time for many Tucson children. No worries. There are a number of opportunities throughout Tucson for free immunizations before school starts.
Businesses that want a dose of preventive medicine to maintain healthy productivity levels among workers -- and protect profits -- during a sick economy should look for healthcare partners now to protect their employees during the upcoming flu season.
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