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L.A. County health officials say 42 people have been infected with mumps

An outbreak of mumps in L.A. County has infected 42 people. As with other recent mumps outbreaks nationwide, many of those infected had been vaccinated against mumps.

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This boy could be one of the world's last victims of polio

Khaksar’s family knew something was wrong when his fever didn’t break.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Preventing Kennel Cough - Dogs Naturally Magazine

The bordetella vaccine protects against only 2 of the 40+ agents that cause kennel cough. Protect against kennel cough with this simple recipe instead!

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Doctors turning away unvaccinated children

When the mother of an 18-month-old visited Dr. Charles Goodman's practice last week, he explained that under his new policy, the toddler would have to be immunized to remain a patient.

Family & Parenting | Kid's

What Happened When My Infant Was Exposed to Measles

When her 6-month-old daughter, Livia, came down with a runny nose, Jennifer Simon of Oakland, Calif., did what a lot of moms do: She took her to the pediatrician's office to get it checked out. The doctor

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Here's Where 2016 Candidates Stand On Vaccinations

WASHINGTON -- Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) caused a stir on Monday after he called for “balance” on the issue of vaccinating children against disease. (For the record, the scientific community overwhelmingly supports childhood vaccination...