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How Anti-Vaccination Misinformation Could Exacerbate An International Health Emergency

Deena Zeplowitz | Posted 03.01.2017 | Healthy Living
Deena Zeplowitz

We may think the great danger in this crisis is Zika. But global health organizations like the CDC and WHO need to be mindful of more insidious threats in their midst. It is one thing to fight a virus. It is another to fight misinformation.

We're Missing Opportunities to Protect Our Children

Tom Frieden, MD, MPH | Posted 10.29.2013 | Impact
Tom Frieden, MD, MPH

Parents and caregivers should ask about vaccination every time they take children for a health care visit. For many families, it's easier than ever to get complete vaccination coverage.

What You Don't Know About A Life-Saving Vaccine

New York Times | Paula Span | Posted 01.10.2012 | Fifty

Like many other grown-ups, I hadn't given any thought to what we used to call the D.P.T. vaccine -- for diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus -- for decad...

Government Okays Untested Vaccine for Pregnant Women

Dr. Bob Sears | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Bob Sears

The Tdap (or ANY pertussis vaccine for that matter) has NEVER been tested for safety during pregnancy.