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Steady upward climb in child vaccinations

Steady upward climb in child vaccinations

New shingles vaccine

New shingles vaccine

Stronger version of chickenpox vaccine cuts incidence and severity of shingles in older adults

Stronger version of chickenpox vaccine cuts incidence and severity of shingles in older adults

Fragile US vaccine system needs improvement

Fragile US vaccine system needs improvement

Concern that vaccines might cause harm most common reason why parents don't immunize

Concern that vaccines might cause harm most common reason why parents don't immunize

Protection against 12 different communicable diseases available for infants and toddlers

Protection against 12 different communicable diseases available for infants and toddlers

U.S. children undervaccinated

U.S. children undervaccinated

Need for greater understanding of shingles

Need for greater understanding of shingles

Varicella vaccine is almost 90 percent effective against chickenpox

Varicella vaccine is almost 90 percent effective against chickenpox

Mitomycin C offers limited benefit in reducing unsightly scars

Mitomycin C offers limited benefit in reducing unsightly scars

Chickenpox (Varicella) vaccine has saved the U.S. hundreds of millions of dollars since its introduction

Chickenpox (Varicella) vaccine has saved the U.S. hundreds of millions of dollars since its introduction

Children vaccinated against chickenpox who then contract chickenpox are half as contagious as those who have not been vaccinated

Children vaccinated against chickenpox who then contract chickenpox are half as contagious as those who have not been vaccinated

Gravity model applicable to disease spread

Gravity model applicable to disease spread

America's childhood immunization rates are at record high levels

America's childhood immunization rates are at record high levels

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Double-punch approach to vaccine design more effective

Double-punch approach to vaccine design more effective

Network formed to tackle potentially fatal reaction to smallpox vaccine

Network formed to tackle potentially fatal reaction to smallpox vaccine

Third Annual Encephalitis Conference

Third Annual Encephalitis Conference

Research may offer potent vaccines for viruses such as HIV and West Nile

Research may offer potent vaccines for viruses such as HIV and West Nile