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.
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.
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.
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.
Achieving high serogroup B meningococcal (MenB) vaccination coverage is recommended following university-based outbreaks of meningococcal disease caused by serogroup B.
The United States’ mandatory immunization requirements don’t just benefit the individual, they also benefit the public at large. However, there is still a small chance that someone may react negatively to vaccines, despite overwhelming evidence that they are generally safe. Because of this small risk, the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) was created for individuals…
HealthDay News — Hospitalization for vaccine-preventable infections occurs in more than 15% of pediatric solid organ transplant recipients in the first five years after surgery, according to a study recently published in JAMA Pediatrics. Amy G. Feldman, MD, from Children’s Hospital Colorado in Denver, and colleagues used data from the Pediatric Health Information System to assess hospitalizations for…
The ACIP and CDC have approved and released 2019 recommendations for the adult immunization schedule in the US.
Introduction of the oral rotovirus vaccine in Australia was associated with a decline in the incidence of type 1 diabetes.
Total of 4381 reports of adverse events during first 8 months of use; 3% were serious.
Only 15.7 and 34.8% of teens completed HPV vaccination before turning 13 and 15.
The most cost-effective means of decreasing transmission of Zika virus is administration of the vaccine to young adults and women of childbearing age.