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Mom Changes Her Anti-Vax Stance After Entire Family Gets Sick

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 09.29.2016 | Parents

Kristen O’Meara refused to vaccinate her children for more than five years. Then her entire family contracted Rotavirus, a potentially deadly stoma...

Resolutions for Diarrhoea Solutions

Marion Roche | Posted 02.28.2015 | Impact
Marion Roche

With hope and optimism, I have listed out my top 5 resolutions for 2015 in the scope of ending the destruction caused by diarrhoeal disease.

Reducing Diarrheal Disease With Rotavirus Vaccine

Marion Roche | Posted 04.05.2014 | Impact
Marion Roche

Diarrhea may not be glamorous, but the rotavirus vaccine is a shining star in the public health world.

Some Babies Mistakenly Injected With Oral Vaccine

Posted 01.31.2014 | Parents

By: By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 01/30/2014 01:02 PM EST on LiveScience Some health care providers make a mistake when giving th...

U.S. Leadership at Home Is Saving Lives Around the World

Seth Berkley, M.D. | Posted 08.14.2012 | Impact
Seth Berkley, M.D.

For the first time in history, these new vaccines are also reaching people in the developing world soon after they're available in wealthier countries, eliminating what used to be a delay of 15 years or more.

Four Preventable Diseases G8 Leaders Should Keep In Mind

Dr. Ciro de Quadros | Posted 07.12.2012 | Impact
Dr. Ciro de Quadros

The 2012 G8 summit offers an important moment for global leaders to signal to the rest of the world that immunization and vaccine development programs are a top priority. They should not let this opportunity pass them by.

Vaccines: The Biggest Bang for the Buck in Global Health

Seth Berkley, M.D. | Posted 12.19.2011 | Impact
Seth Berkley, M.D.

The power of vaccines is evident around the world, but nowhere will it be more so than in the over 30 developing countries that will begin -- for the first time -- to immunize their children with new rotavirus and pneumococcal vaccines.

Progress That Demands Performance

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 11.27.2011 | Impact
Dr. Orin Levine

For someone who has worked diligently for over a decade to accelerate access to new life-saving pneumonia vaccines, announcements like this week's make it all seem worth it.

10 Years of Vaccine Progress in 10 Days

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 08.09.2011 | Impact
Dr. Orin Levine

Finding the right balance between affordable prices, innovation, and supply security will require hard work, patience, and a long-term view.

Vaccinations: Still Amazing After All These Years

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Let's not confuse sound medical practice with making healthy choices on a visit to Whole Foods, especially since the assumption that vaccines aren't pure and natural is inaccurate.

What You, Bono, and African Babies Have In Common

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dr. Orin Levine

You, Bill Gates, Bono, and the African baby all have something in common. As infants you were all infected with rotavirus, the leading cause of severe diarrhea around the world.