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Vaccines for Kids

Dr. Drew: Parents Shouldn't Dismiss Doctors On Vaccinations

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.26.2014 | Healthy Living

Dr. Drew Pinsky had strong words for parents who ignore the expertise of their children's doctors and don't complete vaccination schedules. When P...

The Actual Risks Of Vaccines (It Turns Out There Aren't Many)

Claire McCarthy, M.D. | Posted 09.07.2014 | Parents
Claire McCarthy, M.D.

They couldn't find anything for the DTaP vaccine or the HIB vaccine. They couldn't find any association with autism. And they couldn't find any risk from giving a lot of vaccines at once; in fact, one study found that getting several vaccines may help protect children against leukemia.

Refusal To Vaccinate Kids May Have Caused Whooping Cough Outbreak

Posted 09.30.2013 | Parents

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 09/30/2013 07:30 AM EDT on LiveScience The 2010 whooping cough outbreak in California may have bee...

Nearly Half Of U.S. Children Late Receiving Vaccines

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2013 | Parents

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Nearly half of babies and toddlers in the United States aren't getting recommended vaccines on time, according to a study - and i...

REPORT: Vaccine Timetable Is Safe For Children

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2013 | Parents

* No evidence that immunization schedule is unsafe -IOM * Expert panel calls for continued study * IOM says review is mo...

REPORT: Most U.S. Kindergartners Getting Vaccines But Risks Remain

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2012 | Parents

By David Beasley ATLANTA, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Most U.S. kindergartners received the recommended vaccines for measles and other prevent...

Vaccines For U.S. Children May Not Be Properly Stored

Reuters | Posted 08.06.2012 | Parents

* Review found expired vaccines mixed in with others * Some vaccines could be less effective * Report probed 45 vaccine ...