by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 4, 2015 Updated: March 4, 2015
“[The arrests were] the last resort as there was no other option. There is a lot of pressure on the local administration to tackle these refusals,” Pervez Kamal Khan, the head of health services in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa said.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 8, 2014
Despite a growing anti-vaccine movement, concerns about vaccination policies loom large among parents choosing a daycare for their child.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
With up to two million people sleeping in sprawling temporary tent cities, loading into crammed buses, and praying shoulder to shoulder, public health officials worry about the transmission of deadly diseases.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 19, 2014 Updated: May 20, 2014
In a newly revealed letter, the White House says the CIA has pledged to never again use a fake vaccine campaign to gather intelligence.
by Hayes Brown Posted on February 19, 2014 Updated: February 19, 2014
Polio is on the brink of eradication. But violence in these four states is hampering efforts to end the scourge once and for all.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: January 13, 2014
On Monday, India celebrated its third consecutive year without a reported polio case -- a major achievement for a mass immunization campaign that has saved millions of lives.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 14, 2013
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by Hayes Brown Posted on December 19, 2012 Updated: December 19, 2012