British farmers debate vaccination to end foot-and-mouth

...England - Roger Cann does not believe vaccination would have saved the 300 cattle and...disease. "It is so quick to spread, and vaccination takes time to take effect," said Cann...twisting country lane, Mary Quicke says vaccination could be used to build "firewalls...

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Iraq launches vaccination campaign against polio

...a nationwide polio vaccination campaign Tuesday...under the age of 5. Vaccinations were offered free...and trickled in the vaccination drops, their bitterness...helping Iraq in the vaccination campaign, had declared...she said. "Polio vaccinations then were just a precaution...

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Mayor Copenhaver gets flu vaccination

...with the Richmond County Health Department administers the flu vaccination mist to mayor Deke Copenhaver at Warren Road Elementary School...Immunization Awareness Week in Augusta to highlight school-based flu vaccination programs.

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December pet adoptions fall at Augusta shelter

...promotion the shelter is offering ? $35 for dogs and $10 for cats, with spay and neuter operations, rabies shots, vaccinations and microchips included in the costs.Another contributor, she said, is the department's "Home for the Holidays" foster...

Strays offsetting efforts to curb animal kill rates in Augusta

...requirement; mandatory collars with vaccination tags for dogs; and a spay-and-neuter...the animal is current on its rabies vaccination.If the animal has an owner, the city verifies its vaccination. If it's current, the animal can...

CDC: Half of flu strains don't match shot

...he said.Even if it is not a close match, "vaccination has been found to provide some protection against...Frieden said."Antivirals aren't a substitute for vaccination; vaccination prevents flu," he said. "But antivirals are...

Prepare for outbreaks

...proactive course should be the development of an effective vaccination program aimed at populations most at risk for this deadly...large-scale health and economic benefits from worldwide vaccination programs for smallpox, polio and other communicable diseases...

Britain considers vaccination against foot-and-mouth

...livestock, should be government choose to add vaccination to its control measures. "Vaccination is no easy option. It would be expected...Brown said. Britain has sought to avoid vaccination because it would keep other nations' doors...

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Vaccination would not have eased British foot and mouth crisis

...nearly 4 million farm animals. Some critics have claimed that vaccination would have brought a swifter end to the outbreak than the...and more animals having to be killed. It found that adding vaccination to the culling strategy either from the start of the outbreak...

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Military wants to limit troops' anthrax vaccinations

...WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon wants to abandon its policy of anthrax vaccinations for all troops and limit shots to those with the highest...experts offered them choices of continuing antibiotics, adding vaccinations or ending treatment. CDC requested vaccine - and the Pentagon...

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