Measles Epidemic in Syria and the Failing Vaccination Program

Measles Epidemic in Syria and the Failing Vaccination Program

At least 7000 people in Syria are affected with measles by the disrupted vaccination program caused from the ongoing civil war. The immunization program suffered a critical disruption and vaccination coverage for measles has dropped by eighty percent. Young children seem to be worse off by not being able to get the vaccination. The measles […]

HPV Vaccine Not Widely Used or Trusted

HPV Vaccine Not Widely Used or Trusted

The HPV vaccine has not been widely used or accepted, even by doctors, according to the President’s Cancer Panel. Though the vaccine has been available for eight years, the panel only shows that one-third of girls have received all three injections as recommended. The human papillomavirus causes cancer. As many as 79 million Americans are […]

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