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  • Childhood Vaccinations

    Childhood Vaccinations
    The decision to vaccinate your children: a parents choice or public health risk?
  • No measles in Virginia this year

     No measles in Virginia this year
    The measles outbreak linked to the Disneyland theme park in California has spread to 14 states and Mexico since December, but has not shown up in Virginia, according to a state health official. Still, "It's very important for people to be up to date...

    Measles outbreak exposes holes in vaccine coverage

    Measles outbreak exposes holes in vaccine coverage
    Measles was nearly eliminated across the country nearly 15 years ago, an immunization victory over a highly contagious respiratory virus that once injured thousands and killed hundreds every year. Most measles cases since then have been traced to people...

    Amid measles outbreak, White House says science indicates parents should vaccinate their kids

    Amid the measles outbreak stemming from California, the White House is telling parents that science indicates they should vaccinate their children. President Barack Obama's spokesman, Josh Earnest, said Friday that decisions about vaccinations should...

    The doctor won't see you now: Some physicians opting to drop patients with anti-vaccine views

    With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on Facebook: His practice will no longer see children whose parents won't get them vaccinated. "Parents who choose not to give measles shots,...