Scientists know that vaccines engineered to protect the public from influenza, hepatitis B, tetanus and rabies can be less effective in obese adults than in the general population, leaving them more vulnerable to infection and illness.Read More »
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Is The Measles Virus Back For Good?
(HealthDay News) — Is measles really back? That’s the question vexing everyone from pediatricians to policymakers to parents as the outbreak of the dangerous childhood ...Read More »
Latest Measles Count: 121 Cases in 17 States, D.C.
By Dennis Thompson, HealthDay (HealthDay News) — The number of measles cases in the United States has reached 121 patients in 17 states and the District of Columbia, ...Read More »
U.S. Health Care System Unprepared for Ebola
By Jeff Donn and Garance Burke ASSOCIATED PRESS The U.S. health care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly ...Read More »