Measles is still very rare in the United States, but most cases involved either someone who was not vaccinated or whose status is unknown.
Vaccination and Immunization
First dose of HepB vaccine should be given in the first 24 hours to prevent infection.
Adverse events after vaccinations don’t usually recur after reimmunizations.
Parents of teenagers are often unaware that their teen children have not had all the vaccinations they need.
A 5% drop in MMR vaccine use could lead to as much as $4.1 million in health-care costs.
Health-care plans in the Senate include repealing the Prevention and Public Health Fund.
When pharmacists know a patients’ vaccination histories, vaccination rates go up.
A new law would limit emergency immunization for children entering foster care system in Texas.
The U.S. Army wants to grant an exclusive license for a Zika vaccine, but there are worries that exclusivity would lead to a high price.
Interactive national map shows vaccine rates and epidemic data.