by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 11, 2014
According to the CDC, too many kids aren't visiting the dentist, getting their eyes checked, or getting their vaccines.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 3, 2014
The number of parents opting their kids out of vaccines is on the rise in several states.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: July 16, 2014
"Medical conspiracy theories are widely known, broadly endorsed, and highly predictive of many common health behaviors," according to one study.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 23, 2014
A federal judge ruled that schools have a right to ban unvaccinated kids from attending during disease outbreaks.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 17, 2014
Nearly 3,500 residents have come down with whooping cough so far this year.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 5, 2014
The United States lags behind Cambodia, Kenya, Rwanda, and Bangladesh.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 2, 2014
There aren't any benefits to delaying shots -- but there are some serious risks.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 29, 2014
It's not quite halfway through 2014, and the year has already set a record. Federal officials are urging Americans to make sure they get their shots.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 8, 2014
As vaccine preventable diseases continue to spread, that's bad news for public health officials.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 28, 2014 Updated: April 28, 2014
A government program that provides vaccines for low-income children is responsible for thousands of lives saved.