China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Chickens: Common name for the species Gallus gallus, the domestic fowl, in the family Phasianidae, order GALLIFORMES. It is descended from the red jungle fowl of SOUTHEAST ASIA.DucksBirds: Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.Influenza in Birds: Infection of domestic and wild fowl and other BIRDS with INFLUENZA A VIRUS. Avian influenza usually does not sicken birds, but can be highly pathogenic and fatal in domestic POULTRY.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Influenza A Virus, H5N1 Subtype: A subtype of INFLUENZA A VIRUS comprised of the surface proteins hemagglutinin 5 and neuraminidase 1. The H5N1 subtype, frequently referred to as the bird flu virus, is endemic in wild birds and very contagious among both domestic (POULTRY) and wild birds. It does not usually infect humans, but some cases have been reported.Wills: Legal documents that are declarations of individuals' wishes regarding the disposal of their property or estate after death; esp: written instruments, legally executed, by which dispositions are made of estates. LIVING WILLS are written declarations regarding prolongation of life by extraordinary means.Parents: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.Foot Rot: A disease of the horny parts and of the adjacent soft structures of the feet of cattle, swine, and sheep. It is usually caused by Corynebacterium pyogenes or Bacteroides nodosus (see DICHELOBACTER NODOSUS). It is also known as interdigital necrobacillosis. (From Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 18th ed)Communicable DiseasesFoot-and-Mouth Disease Virus: The type species of APHTHOVIRUS, causing FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE in cloven-hoofed animals. Several different serotypes exist.Foot-and-Mouth DiseasePapillomavirus Vaccines: Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent PAPILLOMAVIRUS INFECTIONS. Human vaccines are intended to reduce the incidence of UTERINE CERVICAL NEOPLASMS, so they are sometimes considered a type of CANCER VACCINES. They are often composed of CAPSID PROTEINS, especially L1 protein, from various types of ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS.Uterine Cervical Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the UTERINE CERVIX.Anaphylaxis: An acute hypersensitivity reaction due to exposure to a previously encountered ANTIGEN. The reaction may include rapidly progressing URTICARIA, respiratory distress, vascular collapse, systemic SHOCK, and death.Vesicovaginal Fistula: An abnormal anatomical passage between the URINARY BLADDER and the VAGINA.Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Systems: Systems developed for collecting reports from government agencies, manufacturers, hospitals, physicians, and other sources on adverse drug reactions.Dizziness: An imprecise term which may refer to a sense of spatial disorientation, motion of the environment, or lightheadedness.Warts: Benign epidermal proliferations or tumors; some are viral in origin.Superstitions: A belief or practice which lacks adequate basis for proof; an embodiment of fear of the unknown, magic, and ignorance.ItalyJournal Impact Factor: A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.Measles: A highly contagious infectious disease caused by MORBILLIVIRUS, common among children but also seen in the nonimmune of any age, in which the virus enters the respiratory tract via droplet nuclei and multiplies in the epithelial cells, spreading throughout the MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM.Measles Vaccine: A live attenuated virus vaccine of chick embryo origin, used for routine immunization of children and for immunization of adolescents and adults who have not had measles or been immunized with live measles vaccine and have no serum antibodies against measles. Children are usually immunized with measles-mumps-rubella combination vaccine. (From Dorland, 28th ed)Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Pan American Health Organization: WHO regional office for the Americas acting as a coordinating agency for the improvement of health conditions in the hemisphere. The four main functions are: control or eradication of communicable diseases, strengthening of national and local health services, education and training, and research.Cholera: An acute diarrheal disease endemic in India and Southeast Asia whose causative agent is VIBRIO CHOLERAE. This condition can lead to severe dehydration in a matter of hours unless quickly treated.Haiti: A republic in the Greater Antilles in the West Indies. Its capital is Port-au-Prince. With the Dominican Republic it forms the island of Hispaniola - Haiti occupying the western third and the Dominican Republic, the eastern two thirds. Haiti belonged to France from 1697 until its rule was challenged by slave insurrections from 1791. It became a republic in 1820. It was virtually an American protectorate from 1915 to 1934. It adopted its present constitution in 1964 and amended it in 1971. The name may represent either of two Caribbean words, haiti, mountain land, or jhaiti, nest. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p481 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p225)Americas: The general name for NORTH AMERICA; CENTRAL AMERICA; and SOUTH AMERICA unspecified or combined.Cholera Vaccines: Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent infection with VIBRIO CHOLERAE. The original cholera vaccine consisted of killed bacteria, but other kinds of vaccines now exist.Earthquakes: Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.Computer Graphics: The process of pictorial communication, between human and computers, in which the computer input and output have the form of charts, drawings, or other appropriate pictorial representation.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Data Display: The visual display of data in a man-machine system. An example is when data is called from the computer and transmitted to a CATHODE RAY TUBE DISPLAY or LIQUID CRYSTAL display.Internationality: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Influenza A virus: The type species of the genus INFLUENZAVIRUS A that causes influenza and other diseases in humans and animals. Antigenic variation occurs frequently between strains, allowing classification into subtypes and variants. Transmission is usually by aerosol (human and most non-aquatic hosts) or waterborne (ducks). Infected birds shed the virus in their saliva, nasal secretions, and feces.Influenza, Human: An acute viral infection in humans involving the respiratory tract. It is marked by inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA; the PHARYNX; and conjunctiva, and by headache and severe, often generalized, myalgia.User-Computer Interface: The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.Immunization: Deliberate stimulation of the host's immune response. ACTIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of ANTIGENS or IMMUNOLOGIC ADJUVANTS. PASSIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of IMMUNE SERA or LYMPHOCYTES or their extracts (e.g., transfer factor, immune RNA) or transplantation of immunocompetent cell producing tissue (thymus or bone marrow).Immunization Programs: Organized services to administer immunization procedures in the prevention of various diseases. The programs are made available over a wide range of sites: schools, hospitals, public health agencies, voluntary health agencies, etc. They are administered to an equally wide range of population groups or on various administrative levels: community, municipal, state, national, international.Mythology: A body of stories, the origins of which may be unknown or forgotten, that serve to explain practices, beliefs, institutions or natural phenomena. Mythology includes legends and folk tales. It may refer to classical mythology or to a body of modern thought and modern life. (From Webster's 1st ed)Disease Progression: The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.Immunization Schedule: Schedule giving optimum times usually for primary and/or secondary immunization.Vaccines: Suspensions of killed or attenuated microorganisms (bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa), antigenic proteins, synthetic constructs, or other bio-molecular derivatives, administered for the prevention, amelioration, or treatment of infectious and other diseases.Vaccination: Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.Fear: The affective response to an actual current external danger which subsides with the elimination of the threatening condition.Measles virus: The type species of MORBILLIVIRUS and the cause of the highly infectious human disease MEASLES, which affects mostly children.Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola: A highly fatal, acute hemorrhagic fever, clinically very similar to MARBURG VIRUS DISEASE, caused by EBOLAVIRUS, first occurring in the Sudan and adjacent northwestern (what was then) Zaire.Ebolavirus: A genus in the family FILOVIRIDAE consisting of several distinct species of Ebolavirus, each containing separate strains. These viruses cause outbreaks of a contagious, hemorrhagic disease (HEMORRHAGIC FEVER, EBOLA) in humans, usually with high mortality.
"Why vaccinate?". www.vaccinehub.com.au. Retrieved 1 March 2014. "Connaught and the Canadian Polio Vaccine Story +". CONNTACT, ...
"Vaccinate Thy Neighbor" (12). American Physical Society. Physics Review Focus. Retrieved 18 November 2014. Piraveenan, Mahendra ... whereas if the proportion of people already infected is much higher than the number of people that could be vaccinated quickly ... then vaccination will only help those who are vaccinated and herd immunity cannot be achieved. Percolation centrality-based ... immunizing a critical community size can provide protection against the disease for members who cannot be vaccinated themselves ...
Rook, G.A.W.; Raison, C.L.; Lowry, C.A. (2012). "Can we vaccinate against depression". Drug Discovery Today. 17: 451-8. doi: ...
The decision about whether or not to vaccinate is a personal one that should be made after much research and consideration. IAS ... IAS advocates that parents exercise informed consent when choosing whether or not to have their children vaccinated, believing ... "101 Reasons to NOT vaccinate". IAS. 5 December 2012. Archived from the original on 7 February 2013. "Books". IAS. Retrieved 8 ... IAS does not advise people not to vaccinate but facilitates an informed decision making process. ...
... of his patients do not vaccinate at all, and that another 20% vaccinated partially. He also said that "I don't think [ ... Sears has encouraged those parents who choose not to vaccinate their children to not tell others of their decision. He writes ... Of the 20 people infected by the current outbreak [at Disneyland], at least 15 were not vaccinated." Lipson has also written ... Although 75% of the cases were of persons who were intentionally unvaccinated, 48 children too young to be vaccinated were ...
"Volunteers vaccinate homeless against H1N1". CNN. Rich Phillips. 22 December 2009. Bryan, Susannah (March 25, 2015). "Hollywood ...
"Hug Me! I'm Vaccinated!". Women Thinking Free Foundation. Archived from the original on 2013-09-19. Retrieved 2013-08-21. The ...
Adoptable cats and dogs are already spayed or neutered; vaccinated and rehabilitated. Adopted animals may be brought back to ... The program involves the mass vaccination of dogs, establishment of a central database system for registered and vaccinated ...
... went door-to-door to urge residents to get vaccinated. A radio and print ad campaign called, "Be sure, be safe, get vaccinated ... She had been vaccinated prior to her departure from New York and remained healthy. On April 4, 1947, New York City Mayor ... Guests who were still there were all vaccinated. Those who had left and gone to other states were advised to see their doctors ... All the known contacts of the baby girl and Acosta were also vaccinated. A review of Le Bar's autopsy results and reexamination ...
The rationale for vaccinating poultry workers against common flu is that it reduces the probability of common influenza virus ...
An additional real-world example is when parents decide not to vaccinate their children because of the potential chance of ... ISBN 978-0-307-59181-4. Ritov, Ilana; Baron, Jonathan (1990). "Reluctance to vaccinate: Omission bias and ambiguity". Journal ...
Ritov, Ilana; Baron, Jonathan (1990). "Reluctance to vaccinate: Omission bias and ambiguity". Journal of Behavioral Decision ...
One example is number needed to vaccinate. NNT values are time-specific. For example, if a study ran for 5 years and another ... Kelly H, Attia J, Andrews R, Heller RF (June 2004). "The number needed to vaccinate (NNV) and population extensions of the NNV ... Brisson M (2008). "Estimating the number needed to vaccinate to prevent herpes zoster-related disease, health care resource use ... number needed to vaccinate to prevent 1 hospitalization or outpatient visit". Pediatrics. 120 (3): 467-72. doi:10.1542/peds. ...
Scanlon, Bill (January 30, 2007). "Bill would vaccinate girls against cervical cancer". Rocky Mountain News. Retrieved 2008-03- ...
"Ferrán Vaccinating for Cholera". historyofvaccines.org. Retrieved 10 December 2016. BAKALAR, NICHOLAS. "Milestones in Combating ...
... vaccinating against preventable diseases; eliminating health disparities; provision of vital records; and protecting the ...
Vaccinated 10 animals included. The ProMED Mail placed a comment by Arnon Shimshony of the International Society for Infectious ... Approximately 180,000 more livestock expected to be culled including vaccinated cattle and swine. A total of 280,000 would be ... He said that legally it may be possible to vaccinate whether they agree or not, but it is difficult to do so without consent of ... vaccinated the livestock and 63,156, a half of target species, were completed. Kawaminami, Tsuno, Shintomi, and Saito towns ...
As a surrogate test, antibody titer levels in vaccinated 9 to 15-year-old girls was shown high enough to give them the same ... "FEATURE: Vaccinating against Cancer". INNOVATION. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing & The NUS. 7 (3). According to Frazer ... Eighty per cent of Australian secondary schoolgirls have been vaccinated with Gardasil Whittaker, M. (4 March 2006). "God's ... level of immunity as vaccinated women. It has been (vandalised) that one way to bring cheaper equivalent vaccines to market is ...
"Vaccinate Your Cat at Home". Retrieved 18 October 2006.. *^ Kellman, Rich. "The Cat Comes Back". Retrieved 1 March 2010.. [dead ...
"Rabies campaign aims to vaccinate 25 000 dogs". My Lowveld. 2014-04-11. Retrieved 2014-06-13. "Mass vaccination and ...
Several strains are used to vaccinate against mumps. These include the strains Jerryl Lynn, L-Zagreb, Leningrad-3 and Rubini ...
She pushed me not to vaccinate my kids'". Daily Mail Australia. Associated Newspapers Ltd. Retrieved 23 April 2015. Jefferson, ... Australian Government vaccination policy heavily penalises parents who refuse to vaccinate their children, by denying access to ...
Loudermilk did not vaccinate his children against the mumps or measles. He believes that it's up to parents to decide if they ... Delaney, Arthur (27 February 2015). "Barry Loudermilk Says He Didn't Vaccinate His Children". Huffington Post. Retrieved 25 ... want to vaccinate their children, not the government. Loudermilk considers the presidency of Donald Trump a "movement" and ...
The total number of cases included five people who had been fully vaccinated against the disease. Between the dates of January ... A Court Order was obtained to forcibly treat and vaccinate children whose parents would not agree to seeking medical care. Nine ... It has proven difficult to vaccinate a sufficient number of children in Europe to eradicate the disease, because of opposition ... All of the confirmed patients were not vaccinated because they were younger than 1, the minimum age for measles inoculation, or ...
Genets should not be vaccinated. Veterinarians unfamiliar with exotic pets often try to talk owners into having their genets ... vaccinated with a feline vaccine, but a genet is not a cat! There is no vaccine approved specifically for genets, and ...
Among vaccinated women, the percentage of cervical precancers caused by the HPV types most often linked to cervical cancer has ... Teens and young adults should be vaccinated too.. HPV vaccination is also recommended for everyone through age 26 years, if ... However, some adults age 27 through 45 years who were not already vaccinated may decide to get HPV vaccine after speaking with ... they were not adequately vaccinated already.. HPV vaccination is not recommended for everyone older than age 26 years. ...
Make sure you and your child are protected from rubella by getting vaccinated on schedule. ...
Jeb Bush on Wednesday joined the growing consensus among Republicans that parents should be required to vaccinate their ... Christie said while he has his kids vaccinated, parents should have the ability to choose in some cases. And Paul was forced to ... "Parents ought to make sure their children are vaccinated," he said in response to a question after his speech at the Detroit ... Jeb Bush on Wednesday joined the growing consensus among Republicans that parents should be required to vaccinate their ...
One look at those numbers is all it takes to realize how absurd the decision not to vaccinate is. Doctors who argue that ... The $1 Billion Reason to Vaccinate. A new study shows the rotavirus vaccine has saved 100,000 hospital visits and nearly $1 ...
Just telling parents they should vaccinate their children is unlikely to sway them, doctors said. So should parents ultimately ... And yet, just telling parents they should vaccinate and why they should vaccinate is unlikely to do the trick, said a number of ... What is the best way to persuade people to vaccinate their children? Share your thoughts with Kelly Wallace on Twitter or CNN ... What is your message to those who dont vaccinate?. Lori Day, an educational psychologist with over 25 years experience in the ...
This section includes online resources providers may find helpful to build their skills and share with colleagues to improve immunization systems and practices within their offices.. ...
1. Vaccinate Alaska Coalition Division of Public Health, State of Alaska, 2008. 2. Organization view: Vaccinate Alaska ... The Vaccinate Alaska Coalition is a non-profit organization established to promote the immunization of Alaskan citizens and ... 3. Vaccinate Alaska Coalition GuideStar - JustGive.org, 2008 (fiscal information) The Immunization Action Coalition. ...
We already know the benefits and the risks of vaccinating and not vaccinating and the diseases as well," Waltman said. ... More Michigan parents willing to vaccinate kids. Lori Higgins, Detroit Free Press Published 10:01 a.m. ET Jan. 28, 2016 , ... More Michigan parents willing to vaccinate kids. The 39 percent drop in waivers coincides with a change in state rules that ... But Suzanne Waltman, president of Michigan for Vaccination Choice, said parents who opt not to vaccinate their children dont ...
... (Xinhua). Updated: 2005-10-28 07:18. A health worker vaccinates a chicken in Xiangtan, Central ... Local authorities have culled 2,487 domestic birds within a 3-kilometre radius of the outbreak site, and vaccinated 43,750 ...
Number needed to vaccinate (NNV) is a metric used in the evaluation of vaccines, and in the determination of vaccination policy ... Number needed to treat Kelly H, Attia J, Andrews R, Heller RF (June 2004). "The number needed to vaccinate (NNV) and population ... For example, one study reported a number needed to vaccinate of 5206 for invasive pneumococcal disease. In order to determine a ... Brisson M (2008). "Estimating the number needed to vaccinate to prevent herpes zoster-related disease, health care resource use ...
In the meantime, however, you cannot take your grandson to be vaccinated. For one thing, you dont have the standing to do this ... Q. Should I Secretly Vaccinate My Grandson?: My son and daughter-in-law are well-educated, responsible people. But once they ... Prudie advises a grandparent who wants to secretly vaccinate a grandson.. By Emily Yoffe ... Help! My Son Wont Vaccinate His Baby. Should I Do It Behind His Back?. ...
People who favor vaccines want to protect all children from contagious diseases, including those unable to be vaccinated ... VOTE NOW: Should Parents Have the Freedom Not to Vaccinate Their Children? The study was later completely discredited because ... Those who argue against forcing parents to have their children vaccinated say it is a basic individual right of a person. ... A public debate has arisen about whether or not parents should be forced to vaccinate their children. Parents can use religious ...
Home/Activism/Vaccinate Your Bracket!. ActivismFeaturedSkepticism Vaccinate Your Bracket!. Jacqueline Follow on Twitter Send an ... Half of the proceeds go to the Hug Me! Im Vaccinated campaign and the other half go to the super genius winner. This bracket ...
Vaccinate Get Vaccinated. Throughout the day you accumulate germs on your hands from a variety of sources including:. *Caring ... But it is still reasonable to ask whether its really worthwhile to keep vaccinating.. Its much like bailing out a boat with a ... To read further about could happen if we stopped vaccinating against disease, visit the CDC website.. Concerned About Vaccine ... they are becoming rare largely because we have been vaccinating against them. ...
Sick Ants Help Vaccinate Colonies, Study Suggests. By Jennifer Welsh 03 April 2012. ...
As you read, above, the Merck study followed vaccinated girls and women for only two years, and in some cases even gave them ... And pap smears are still required even for a girl who has been vaccinated. ...
Italys cabinet approved a law on Friday obliging parents to vaccinate their children against infectious diseases as ... ROME (Reuters) - Italys cabinet approved a law on Friday obliging parents to vaccinate their children against infectious ... and parents who send their children to school after that age without vaccinating them first will be liable for fines. ... abstained on Thursday from a vote on obliging schoolchildren in the capital to be vaccinated, stoking fresh controversy over ...
750M to vaccinate children worldwide over the next 10 years. Much maligned for his business practices, is this proof that ... Vaccinate children... (Score:2, Funny). by jalet ( 36114 ) writes: ,[email protected], on Tuesday January 25, 2005 @09: ... Gates Pledges $750M to Vaccinate Children 1251 Posted by samzenpus on Tuesday January 25, 2005 @08:00AM. from the ends-justify- ... I would like him to pay for my Windows installation at work to be vaccinated from virus infections. Will someone please think ...
Scientists have developed a new kind of molecule which they believe could ultimately lead to the development of a vaccine against HIV using genetically modified tobacco. Writing in Plant Biotechnology Journal, Dr Patricia Obregon and colleagues from St Georges, University of London along with researchers at the University of Warwick say they have overcome a major barrier that has so far frustrated attempts to turn plants into economically viable bioreactors for vaccines.
President Barack Obama urged American parents to get their children fully vaccinated on Sunday, amid growing concerns over an ... "Its good for them and the challenge you have is if you have a certain group of kids who dont get vaccinated, and if it grows ... President Barack Obama urged American parents to get their children fully vaccinated on Sunday, amid growing concerns over an ... There is every reason to get vaccinated, but there arent reasons to not." ...
Practically, we dont need to vaccinate everyone in Haiti, if vaccinating a smaller proportion of the population can have such ... Haiti: Waiting to Vaccinate. Apr 11, 2012 , Jane Huston , Research & Policy In Case of Cholera by cplbasilisk Time is ticking ... At the time, there was not enough cholera vaccine in the world to vaccinate everyone in Haiti. In fact, there was only enough ... However, in one trial, vaccinating 50 percent of the population resulted in a 93 percent reduction in cholera incidence, ...
Yarraman flu or horse flu? Words and graphics influence willingness to vaccinate. University of Utah Health ...
It could have been prevented if those around him were vaccinated. ... However, since vaccinated kids are not more likely to be ... Large-scale studies on the topic have found that kids who are vaccinated are not more prone to chronic diseases than kids who ... Myths Fuel Dangerous Decisions to Not Vaccinate Children. By Robin Nixon 14 November 2010. ... However, the same review article also points to two large-scale studies that followed vaccinated and unvaccinated children for ...
According to the provisions of the "No Jab, No Pay" bill, parents who prevent their children from being vaccinated will be ... Australian Legislation Targets Parents Who Refuse to Vaccinate Written by Charles Scaliger ... began urging all parents to have their children vaccinated. My parents were among the few who did not succumb to the hysteria, ... "the choice made by some families not to vaccinate their children is not supported by public policy or medical research, nor ...
Vaccines cause autism. This theory is at the heart of many parents decision not to vaccinate. In recent years the media has ... Once you stop vaccinating in large numbers, the disease would quickly recur, quickly travelling between unvaccinated children. ... Theres no need to vaccinate so early-we can wait. You may have heard other parents talk about delaying the vaccination ... many parents worry about the decision to vaccinate-often because of vaccination myths that arent always based in reality. ...
  • Make sure you and your child are protected from rubella by getting vaccinated on schedule . (cdc.gov)
  • Getting vaccinated the moment you start seeing symptoms is also a wise decision. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Getting vaccinated is one of the most important things you can do to keep yourself and your family healthy. (vaccines.gov)
  • 2. Organization view: Vaccinate Alaska Coalition Immunization Action Coalition, 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Immunization Debate: Should You Vaccinate? (education.com)
  • Providers and local health departments are urged to vaccinate adolescents according to the recommended immunization schedule put forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). (michigan.gov)
  • Public health officials are pushing to vaccinate 65% of American adults against the flu this influenza season-an immunization coverage rate about 25 percentage points higher than during a typical year. (ama-assn.org)
  • You're right that herd immunity should protect your grandson, but that is fading as large numbers of people refuse to vaccinate. (slate.com)
  • Herd immunity describes the protection of unvaccinated persons from disease due to a high proportion of vaccinated persons in the population. (healthmap.org)
  • If we had a pertussis case in a school that is 99 percent vaccinated," Butler said, "we may not need to exclude the unimmunized students, because of the herd immunity in the population. (newsobserver.com)
  • Herd immunity" means the school has enough vaccinated students that it also provides some protection to unvaccinated students. (newsobserver.com)
  • Also, there are children who for health reasons cannot be vaccinated and who thus rely on herd immunity. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The larger the population of unvaccinated children, the weaker the herd immunity, and if the percentage of vaccinated children falls below a certain point herd immunity basically collapses. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Some babies are too young to be immunized and others may not be healthy enough to receive certain vaccinations - these individuals rely upon so-called "herd immunity" - the protection provided to a community when a critical mass of the population is vaccinated. (bio.org)
  • this could lead to vaccinated herds being unable to escape restrictions once a single test-positive animal has been detected, as the more times the herd is tested, the more likely the test is to record a false positive. (eurekalert.org)
  • In the study published today, the researchers from Cambridge and the Animal & Plant Health Agency used herd level mathematical models to show that the burden of infection can be reduced in vaccinated herds even when DIVA sensitivity is lower than tuberculin skin testing - provided that the individual level protection is great enough. (eurekalert.org)
  • For my part, I'm really really scared we're going to end up with a dead or disabled child by NOT vaccinating or that we're going to harm somebody else's child (I do believe in herd immunity). (metafilter.com)
  • MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines recorded its second case of polio on Friday, as it prepared to vaccinate millions of children against a disease it believed to have been eradicated two decades ago. (reuters.com)
  • The global health body says countries should strengthen their disease surveillance systems and travelers to Pakistan should be vaccinated against polio. (washingtontimes.com)
  • This refusal to vaccinate is one of many reasons why Pakistan is failing to eradicate polio. (bbc.com)
  • But once they had their first child (my now-18-month-old darling grandson), they did their own "research" and decided not to vaccinate him for fear of "pumping poison into his body" and "risking autism. (slate.com)
  • Just this week, I've heard the most absurd excuses from parents who abstain from vaccinating their children - it causes autism, the flu shot causes the flu, and God will protect them from disease. (timesunion.com)
  • Before you all jump on it, no she DOESN'T believe vaccinating causes autism but she does think they interfere with the body's immune system and can ruin a person's chances of being as healthy as they would otherwise be. (metafilter.com)
  • When it comes to cancer prevention, there is something I can do now to reduce their chances of being diagnosed with certain cancers in the future: Vaccinate against the human papillomavirus (HPV), which can cause several types of cancer. (mdanderson.org)
  • Teens and young adults should be vaccinated too. (cdc.gov)
  • It also found an overwhelming majority of Pakistani health professionals were unaware that vaccinated adults can sometimes be reservoirs of lingering bacteria, which they can pass to childen by coughing. (scidev.net)
  • Right now in the United States only 2 percent of boys are vaccinated, which is shocking because by the time they are adults, these boys will be more likely to get cancer from HPV than girls," said Dr. Kevin Cullen , director of the University of Maryland's Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center. (go.com)
  • In similar news, five infants died after being vaccinated for measles at Gandhidhams Rambaugh Hospital in India earlier this month. (mercola.com)
  • Four infants died within minutes of being vaccinated by two female health workers while one infant died after an hour. (mercola.com)
  • The strategy of immunizing pregnant women to boost maternal antibody transfer appears to be more effective for protecting young infants against pertussis than are attempts at 'cocooning,' in which mothers and other persons in close contact with newborns are vaccinated after the birth," study senior author Dr. Nicola Klein said in a Kaiser news release. (hon.ch)
  • MONDAY, April 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Babies are far less likely to develop whooping cough if their mother was vaccinated while pregnant, a new study reveals. (hon.ch)
  • That would be by removing the personal and religious exemptions that allow parents not to vaccinate and still send their children to public and private schools. (cnn.com)
  • Thousands of families could lose out on welfare payments, with the Australian government estimating more than 39,000 children under the age of seven have not been vaccinated because of their parents' objections. (cnn.com)
  • The numbers of newly vaccinated are surprisingly low, considering how much public attention a trio of new shots - which protect against shingles, whooping cough and cervical cancer - received in recent years. (denverpost.com)