There’s been concern for some parents that vaccines cause autism. Now new research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) may ease the mind of parents when it comes to vaccines.
More than nine in 10 Michigan waivers were for non-medical reasons, mostly on philosophical grounds.
Health Department officials say it’s not too late to get the flu vaccine.
Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
Emergent BioSolutions Inc. is planning to open a new Michigan facility to expand production of its BioThrax anthrax vaccine to protect U.S military personnel against a leading biological weapons threat.
For the vaccine to be effective, it must be given before boys or girls become sexually active.
Less than 72 percent of young children and 63 percent of Michigan adolescents are fully immunized, according to the Michigan State Medical Society.
U of M Researcher Sara Clark says many adults aren’t aware vaccine protection wears off over time.
NanoBio Corp. Tuesday said that it is presenting new data demonstrating positive pre-clinical results for its intramuscular respiratory syncytial virus vaccine at the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases 16th Annual Conference on Vaccine Research.