vaccines

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California's New Vaccine Law
Jul 13, 2015 | Colleen Nguyen

On Tuesday, June 30th, Governor Jerry Brown of California signed into law SB 277. The new law requires children attending daycare programs and public...

Just the Vax, Please: Another vaccine myth busted -- this time on safety testing.
Aug 18, 2014 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. To celebrate, we are going to tackle a myth about vaccination every Monday throughout the month....

Just the Vax, Please: Have you heard these “toxic” vaccine myths?
Aug 4, 2014 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. To celebrate, we are going to tackle a myth about vaccination every Monday throughout the month. Do...

Introducing: "Just the Vax, Please."
Nov 4, 2013 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

Hi, I’m Jane. And I’m Robyn. We’re public health nerds with one very important thing in common: we’re passionate about vaccines. In the public health...

Vermont Talks Vaccines
May 2, 2012 | Jason Hayes

In Vermont, the current debate over whether to get rid of “philosophical exemptions” to childhood vaccines mirrors rising skepticism about vaccine-...

In Defense of Vaccines
Sep 15, 2011 | Anna Tomasulo

Monday night’s Tea Party debate inspired a myriad of articles, blog posts and tweets, largely from the health community, in response to Minn. Rep....

Controlling the Spread of Dengue Fever?
Aug 25, 2011 | Anna Tomasulo

  Yesterday Nature magazine published an article covering two Australian studies that showed the ability of Wolbachia pipientis bacteria to stop...