CDC reports more health care workers getting flu shots

...immoral forus not to get the flu vaccine." Yet the rate for vaccination of health care workers hovered around 40 to 50 percent for...the previous two flu seasons, also had very low rates of vaccination."There's a lot of controversy out there and you will...

More getting HPV shots in Georgia and US, but CDC says not enough

...and Prevention released the rates of vaccination for those ages 13-17 for three recommended...1 percent.Those increased rates of vaccination nationally are still not nearly where...the rates for girls, the rate of some vaccination with HPV was 20 percent less than the...

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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Humane society finds health issues among puppies sold at Augusta flea markets

...rusty cages and without adequate food, water and shelter. The puppies up for sale are often infected with worms, lacking vaccinations, and have congenital disorders or deadly infectious diseases such as parvovirus. Some of the diseases can be spread easily...

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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Pet microchipping offered Saturday

...which will run from noon to 3 p.m. at the Bernie Ward Recreation Center, 1941 Lumpkin Road. The clinic location is an adjustment to a prior publicized location.Rabies vaccinations will cost $5 and microchipping will cost $15.

Separate politics, measles

...risk of childhood autism. Subsequently, vaccination rates decreased while rates of these diseases...Prevention's recommendations for universal childhood vaccination, and those who oppose vaccination on philosophical grounds or for fear of the...

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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