<![CDATA[Hedgehogs.net: '' related content]]> http://www.hedgehogs.net/tag/vaccines?view=rss http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11468659/parents-arrested-for-not-vaccinating-children Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:10:35 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11468659/parents-arrested-for-not-vaccinating-children <![CDATA[Parents arrested for not vaccinating children]]> ]]> 11468659 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11465175/the-market-ticker--and-now-the-truth-measles-outbreak Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:00:10 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11465175/the-market-ticker--and-now-the-truth-measles-outbreak <![CDATA[The Market Ticker - And Now, The Truth (Measles Outbreak)]]> Hoh hoh hoh, look what the cat dragged in...

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http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11464874/radical-hiv-vaccine-ploy-raises-hope Thu, 19 Feb 2015 05:33:09 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11464874/radical-hiv-vaccine-ploy-raises-hope <![CDATA[Radical HIV vaccine ploy raises hope]]> 11464874 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11461643/university-of-california-system-to-require-measles-vaccines-following-outbreak Sat, 07 Feb 2015 07:58:14 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11461643/university-of-california-system-to-require-measles-vaccines-following-outbreak <![CDATA[University of California system to require measles vaccines following outbreak]]> Measles-outbreak
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The University of California announced Friday that incoming students will soon be required to be vaccinated for measles, a highly contagious virus that has infected more than 100 people nationwide in recent months following an outbreak linked to Disneyland.

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http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11459841/the-market-ticker--flu-shot-youve-been-had Tue, 03 Feb 2015 23:10:34 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11459841/the-market-ticker--flu-shot-youve-been-had <![CDATA[The Market Ticker - Flu Shot? You've Been Had]]> From a journal dealing with the actual practice of nursing -- you know, the people who actually take care of 90% of the job when you get sick enough to require help?

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http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11458327/measles-outbreak-different-states-different-rules-on-vaccinations Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:02:01 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11458327/measles-outbreak-different-states-different-rules-on-vaccinations <![CDATA[Measles outbreak: Different states, different rules on vaccinations]]> ]]> 11458327 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457825/different-states-different-rules-on-vaccinations Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:54:03 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457825/different-states-different-rules-on-vaccinations <![CDATA[Different states, different rules on vaccinations]]> ]]> 11457825 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457747/california-day-care-center-shuts-down-after-baby-contracts-measles Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:52:41 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457747/california-day-care-center-shuts-down-after-baby-contracts-measles <![CDATA[California day care center shuts down after baby contracts measles]]>
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http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457674/measles-returns-of-vaccines-and-vacuous-starlets Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:32:33 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11457674/measles-returns-of-vaccines-and-vacuous-starlets <![CDATA[Measles returns: Of vaccines and vacuous starlets]]>
Playmate, actress, epidemiologist
AS THOMAS PEEBLES jabbed a needle into the arm of a sick student in 1954, he told him, “Young man, you are standing on the frontiers of science.” Indeed he was. Using blood collected at the boy’s school, Peebles was able to isolate the measles virus, which John Enders then used to craft a vaccine in 1963. That year there were around 400,000 cases of measles in America. In the decade to 2013 the average number of annual cases dropped below 100. The disease is no longer endemic in America (though it still kills thousands abroad).
The measles vaccine, now combined with those for mumps and rubella, is safe and effective. Yet some parents believe the opposite and refuse to vaccinate their kids. Some adults go unprotected, too. They reflect a rise in anti-vaccine sentiment fuelled by misinformation and pseudoscience. This has coincided with an increase in the number of measles...

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http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11456869/opinion-no-unvaccinated-people-around-my-kids Fri, 30 Jan 2015 05:41:01 +0000 http://www.hedgehogs.net/pg/newsfeeds/hhwebadmin/item/11456869/opinion-no-unvaccinated-people-around-my-kids <![CDATA[Opinion: No unvaccinated people around my kids]]> ]]> 11456869