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  • In worrying trend, vaccination rates in US children keep dropping: CDC reports - FiercePharma

    While immunization rates among young children in the U.S. remain high, the percentage who haven't received recommended vaccines has been growing, and so have vaccine exemption rates, the CDC says. In a recent report, the CDC found that the ...

  • Your Risk Of Alzheimer's May Be Decided While You Are Still In The Womb - Forbes

    New research from scientists in the U.K. has suggested that the root causes of common neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's can be traced back to before birth and may be the result of errors in DNA. These diseases are common ...

  • Should pregnant women receive an Ebola vaccine despite WHO recommendations? - Healio

    The nearly universal fetal, neonatal and maternal mortality associated with Ebola infections in pregnancy necessitates development of a strategy to improve perinatal outcomes. Immunization of pregnant women with live-attenuated vaccines usually is ...

  • Climate change could 're-awaken' the Black Death - New York Post

    Climate change could re-awaken ancient diseases and even the Black Death, according to an Oxford University professor. Higher global temperatures would melt ice sheets that store long-buried bacteria, which could spread disease and potentially cause ...

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