By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 10/09/2013 - 17:55
Health workers fighting polio on the front lines have recently become targets of attack in Pakistan.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 09/14/2013 - 17:53
The U.S. Air Force says it won't offer free flu vaccinations to its civilian workforce this year, as the service shifts budgetary priorities due to sequestration cuts.
By Jonathan Weiss | Thu, 06/13/2013 - 11:24
By using new nanotechnology to develop a modern vaccine delivery method, the nanopatch seems like it will be the future, leaving syringes behind.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 23:26
As more New York parents claimed religious exemptions from vaccinating their kids, more kids have contracted whooping cough.
By Jonathan Weiss | Sat, 05/25/2013 - 11:50
The Rockland County Health Department warns people who may have been in the same grocery store as the infected individual that they may be at risk.
By Jonathan Weiss | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 12:22
After GlaxoSmithKline removed its vaccine from the market in 2002, researchers are working hard on creating one that will protect against all strains of the bacteria.
By Jonathan Weiss | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 11:45
A public-private partnership alliance has brokered a historic price reduction for HPV vaccines in poor countries.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 02/28/2013 - 20:37
San Diego men came down with the smallpox-related vaccinia virus after having sex with someone who received a government vaccine.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 12/22/2012 - 11:08
A vaccination provider set up with money from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has put on hold some $6 million earmarked for Sierra Leone after an audit showed misuse of previous funds.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 15:17
In an unprecedented string of attacks, eight female health workers have been killed by gunmen on motorcycles within 48 hours in Pakistan.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 12/17/2012 - 11:32
A group of physicians and public health advocates argue that banning thimerosal, a mercury derivative, in vaccines could be a huge blow for vaccination efforts in low- and middle-income countries.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 09:58
Officials on Thursday urged people to get their flu shot this year. Last year's flu was mild but experts say that flu is unpredictable and everybody needs to get their flu shot.