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Vaccinations

Read: N.Y. Judge Denies 44 Unvaccinated Students from Returning to School

N.Y. Judge Denies 44 Unvaccinated Students from Returning to School

After a severe measles outbreak in Rockland County, N.Y., the judge denied all unvaccinated children from returning to school.

Read: Measles Outbreak in Wash. Anti-Vax Hotspot Prompts Public Health Emergency

Measles Outbreak in Wash. Anti-Vax Hotspot Prompts Public Health Emergency

Clark County, where an estimated 22 percent of students are not vaccinated, has confirmed 34 cases of measles since Jan. 1.

Read: Study: Thousands of U.S. Kids Not Vaccinated

Study: Thousands of U.S. Kids Not Vaccinated

The rate of young children not receiving vaccinations has increased for the third year in a row.

Read: Kids in U.S. ‘Hotspots’ Most Susceptible to Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Kids in U.S. ‘Hotspots’ Most Susceptible to Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

In one southern Idaho county, 27 percent of the kindergarten population did not receive childhood vaccinations in the 2016-2017 school year.

Read: Hospitals See Significant Increase in Flu Patients, Deaths

Hospitals See Significant Increase in Flu Patients, Deaths

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention says the U.S. is at peak flu season and warns of several more weeks of significant flu activity.

Read: New California Law Limits Student Vaccination Exemptions

New California Law Limits Student Vaccination Exemptions

Starting next year, parents will only be able to send unvaccinated children to school if they have a note from a doctor.

How to Plan for Campus Health Emergencies

Here are some of the lessons learned from the 2009 H1N1 pandemic scare that campus officials can apply to future planning and response processes.

Read: Mumps Outbreak Affects Students at Ohio State, UW-Madison

Mumps Outbreak Affects Students at Ohio State, UW-Madison

As many as 139 mumps cases in central Ohio have been linked to Ohio State University, mumps cases have doubled at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

L.A. Hospital Workers Ordered to Get Flu Shots

Health Leaders Cautious of Mutant Bird Flu Strain

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