It’s not too late to protect yourself. That’s according to officials who say the recent cases of flu serve as a reminder for Michiganders to get their vaccine before flu season peaks.
After being pulled from the marketplace in 1999 after being associated with painful gastrointestinal complications, the updated rotavirus vaccines do not appear to increase the occurrence of these potentially fatal side effects, according to a new study by child health experts at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital.
A vaccine researchers hope will prevent the transmission of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for human trials.
Nanobio Corp. Thursday announced a preclinical collaboration with a subsidiary of Merck & Co. Inc. focused on the development of a vaccine for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the initial “FluView” report for the U.S. 2011–2012 flu season with the message that flu activity is currently low, making this the perfect time to get vaccinated.
One out of three U.S. adults plan to skip their flu shot this year, according to an Opinion Research/Select Medical telephone poll.
The Center for Disease Control is now recommending that both boys and girls now get the controversial HPV vaccine.
The city of Oak Park, in conjunction with All About Animals Rescue, is offering a low cost vaccine wellness clinic for cats and dogs Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Parks and Recreation Center.
A new preliminary study shows that children may need more frequent vaccines to prevent pertussis, known as whooping cough.
The Macomb County Health Department will offer the seasonal flu vaccine beginning Monday, Sept. 19, at its Mount Clemens, Warren and St. Clair Shores Health Centers.