Study: Shingles Increases Odds Of Heart Attack, StrokeShingles was found to raise the risk of stroke by 35 percent and the risk of heart attack by about 60 percent.
Michigan Health Officials Stress Importance Of Vaccines As Chickenpox Spikes In State“It is important to know that, despite common misconceptions, illness from chickenpox can be severe and sometimes require hospitalization resulting in serious complications.”
Michigan Health Officials Emphasize Need For Chickenpox VaccinationMichigan health officials are emphasizing the need to keep children's vaccinations up to date following recent chickenpox outbreaks.
Birmingham Schools Warn Parents Of Outbreak Of Chickenpox, Recommend Non-Immunized Stay HomeThe district letter urges parents to watch their children for any symptoms of chickenpox ...
Michigan Report Shows Decline In Chickenpox, MumpsMichigan health officials say a preliminary report of disease case counts from 2011 indicates childhood vaccination programs are effective