Antibody titers to the HPV4 vaccine were lower for all HPV serotypes in individuals who were infected with HIV perinatally than those who were exposed to HIV perinatally.
Patients with irritable bowel disease planning to start immunosuppressive therapy may need to receive a pneumococcal vaccination beforehand.
Most hold inaccurate beliefs about flu, flu shots, including believing child will be protected with one shot.
Most children reached maintenance; 0.4% had severe adverse reaction.
Five cases of measles confirmed among county residents so far this year.
According to the results of a recent study, an aggressive revaccination strategy involving 3 additional hepatitis B (HBV) vaccine doses is recommended for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients with initial HBV vaccination failure.
Waning protection with early vaccine must be balanced with fewer vaccinated with compressed schedule, early peak
The National Institutes of Health has announced the initiation of a phase 1 clinical trial assessing the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of a “universal” influenza vaccine candidate, H1ssF_3928, in healthy adult patients.
Very early onset and late onset of spring are associated with increased odds of hay fever.
Some teenagers of anti-vaccine parents are taking matters into their own hands, seeking information on how to vaccinate.
Once again, a large study of Danish residents confirmed that the measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine is not associated with an increase in autism.
Statistically significant increase seen in proportion of responders for peanut-allergic children aged 4 to 11.
American Academy of Pediatrics is reaching out to social media companies.
But cost of giving pneumococcal vaccines to all 50-year-olds exceeds $250,000 per QALY.
The immune response to vaccinations is lower in children who are obese compared with nonobese children.
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Exclusive breastfeeding for three months or longer tied to lower odds of continued eczema at 6 years.
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