| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:17 AM
Norway killer Breivik defends massacre: 'I would have done it again'
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Anders Behring Breivik on Tuesday defended his massacre of 77 people, insisting he would do it again and calling the bomb-and-shooting rampage the most...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 2:24 PM
The window for a new immunization law is closing for school districts across the state.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is requiring new immunization standards for students effective the beginning of the 2011-2012 school year.
But the law allows...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:35 AM
The Virginia Department of Health issued the following press release on Monday: Dr. John Harrington, a pediatrician and director of Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) General Academic Pediatrics, has been named a Centers for...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:17 AM
PETOSKEY — National Infant Immunization Week, which runs April 22-28, is an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine preventable diseases.
Each year, thousands of children become ill from diseases that could...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:11 PM
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is giving parents more time to bring their children's school vaccinations up todate. Late Friday afternoon the Department extended by two weeks the grace period to comply with new school immunization...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:02 PM
The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced Friday they are extending the window for students to comply with a new school immunization law for two weeks.
The health department implemented new immunization standards at the beginning of the 2011-2012...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 7:55 AM
The Health Department of Northwest Michigan will have a special flu shot and immunization clinic on Monday, Nov. 26, at the J.R. Watson Community Resource Center, located at 3434 M-119 in Harbor Springs.
Appointments are available between 8 a.m. and 6:...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:48 AM
The York City Bureau of Health announces the start of it's influenza immunization campaign for the 2012-2013 influenza season. Debra Stoops, R.N., the Bureau's Immunization Program Coordinator, states, "Influenza vaccines have arrived and the supply is...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Opposition to vaccinations for children is shortsighted and detrimental to public health, The Times’ editorial board wrote Tuesday. In recent years, more parents have been opting out of inoculations for their kids due to personal beliefs and...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Students in the Laguna Beach Unified School District have some of the lowest vaccination rates in Orange County, says a state report.
Just more than 2 in 10 students in the district have failed to get vaccinated, according to data analyzed by the...
| Jul 6, 2011
The Dallas County Health and Human Services held its Back to School Immunization Clinic on Saturday.
Director Zachary Thompson said, "Your children can not enter school on the first day if their immunization records are not up to date. We want children...