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National Infant Immunization Week, April 18 - 25, 2015 HARRISBURG, Pa., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Acting Secretary of Health Dr.
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Australian parents who refuse to have their children vaccinated could be stripped of upwards of $11,000 worth of federal child care payments and tax benefits starting next year, Prime Minister Tony Abbot and Social Services Minister Scott Morrison announced on Sunday.
Avitus Group Human Resource Experts Launch Online Workplace Vaccine Policy Q & A Forum as Vaccine Focus Shifts From Children to the Workplace. San Diego,
Vaccines Can Help Keep Diseases From Returning NEW YORK, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vaccines are as critically important today as they were 60 years ago when the first
- A single administration of Profectus VesiculoVax(TM)-vectored vaccine rapidly provides complete protection of non-human primates from sickness and death when challenged with lethal dose of Makona
A new influenza outbreak has been reported in the Chicago area, but there’s no need for you to run out and get flu shots this time around (unless you’re a dog).
Yellow fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease with a 40 to 50 nm enveloped RNA virus with positive sense of the Flaviviridae family. It is transmitted by the bite of female mosquitoes and is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa, but not in Asia. Primates and a few kinds of mosquitoes are the only known hosts. The origin of the disease is most likely Africa. From there it was introduced to South America through the slave trade in the 16th century. There...
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates inside the living cells of organisms. It is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms. Most are too small to be seen by anything but a microscope and they infect all organisms from animals to plants to bacteria. The first one discovered was the tobacco virus in 1898. Since then around 5,000 viruses have been described in detail although there are millions of different types. They are found in...
Foot-and-mouth disease, FMD, is sometimes fatal and is highly contagious for cloven-hoofed animals. Along with hooved animals hedgehogs and elephants are susceptible to the disease as well. Llama and alpaca can develop mild symptoms but are resistant to the disease and don't pass it to other species. Mice, rats, and chickens have been infected artificially in a lab but it is not believed they can contract the disease under natural conditions. Humans can spread the disease by carrying the...
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