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Flu and Whooping Cough Vaccines Don’t Harm Babies: Study
Kerry Grens | Feb 21, 2018
Infants whose moms received the shots when they were pregnant were no more at risk of dying or being hospitalized than other babies.
Combating Whooping Cough
Karen Zusi | Dec 3, 2015
With pertussis outbreaks on the rise this year, a timely animal model study provides hope for an antibody treatment.
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Sep 17, 2014
An altered vaccine and parents opting-out of inoculations have contributed to ongoing outbreaks across the U.S.
California’s Whooping Cough Epidemic
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Jun 18, 2014
State health department reports pertussis outbreak and recommends that infants and pregnant women be vaccinated.
Cracking Down on Vaccinations
Bob Grant | Oct 9, 2012
A handful of US states are enacting laws that make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their children against infectious diseases.
Opinion: The Risk of Forgoing Vaccines
Juliette K. Tinker | Apr 3, 2012
Herd immunity, or the protection of individuals who are not vaccinated due to generally high vaccination rates within a population, does not currently exist in many pockets of the US.