HPV, FDA, CDC and Merck Controversy

HPV, FDA, CDC and Merck Controversy

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Merck (manufacturer of Gardasil) are questioning the validity of findings stating that ill effects are associated with Gardasil, the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, according to a CBS report. HPV is the most common sexually-transmitted infection, according to the CDC. Merck claims the […]

Tuberculosis Vaccine May Help Stop Multiple Sclerosis Development

Tuberculosis Vaccine May Help Stop Multiple Sclerosis Development

A vaccine which is used to stop tuberculosis may also help in the prevention of the development of multiple sclerosis. MS is a disease that attacks the body’s central nervous system. This new study was discovered when people who began to have the beginning symptoms of MS were given an injection of the tuberculosis vaccine. […]

Vaccine Investigated After 7 Infant Deaths

Vaccine Investigated After 7 Infant Deaths

Chinese health authorities are investigating a series of seven infant deaths after they received a vaccine from a Shenzhen-based drug manufacturer, Biokangtai. The deceased infants all recently received a hepatitis B vaccination as part of a Chinese government immunization program. China Central Television has reported that a team of government investigators were sent to Biokangtai […]

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