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Birmingham Schools Warn Parents Of Outbreak Of Chickenpox, Recommend Non-Immunized Stay Home

The district letter urges parents to watch their children for any symptoms of chickenpox …

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2015

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Adult Immunization Suggestions Updated

The American College of Physicians and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released an updated list of immunizations recommended for adults.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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Gov. Snyder Signs Child Immunization Legislation

It’s a new law updating when Michigan students have to submit a certificate of immunization to schools.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

Mich. Has High Rate Of Parents Refusing Vaccines

Less than 72 percent of young children and 63 percent of Michigan adolescents are fully immunized, according to the Michigan State Medical Society.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2013

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DPS Offers Immunizations, Health Screenings

Detroit Public Schools is partnering with St John Health Systems to provide free health screenings and immunizations to Medicaid-eligible students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

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Free Immunizations For DPS Students At Detroit Children’s Museum

Detroit Children’s Museum and Detroit Public Schools are partnering to offer free museum admission for kids, free immunizations, backpacks and flash card kits during an enrollment drive event.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011


Doctors: Don’t Ignore Your Immunizations

If you have a compromised immune system and are getting into the later years of life, it’s strongly recommended that immunization against influenza be obtained every fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2011


UM Researchers: Few Doctors Stock All Recommended Adult Vaccines

Few doctors stock all adult immunizations, such as those newly recommended for whooping cough and shingles, which may contribute to low vaccination rates among American adults, according to a new study by the University of Michigan.


Back-To-School Immunizations

Free back-to-school immunizations today at Detroit’s Eastside Health Center.


New Immunization Rules Begin This School Year

School is right around the corner and Michigan’s health department is stressing the importance of vaccinating your kids.