Vaccines For Adults – wiki Health News – Health Article

What are the vaccines  and which vaccines should be considered for adults  for adults? What are vaccines? A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular disease. What are the constituents of vaccine? A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism and is often made from weakened or killed forms of the microbe, its toxins, or one of its surface proteins. How the vaccines work? Vaccine stimulates the immune system in the…

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Everyone Has a Part to Play in Ending Vaccine Hesitancy – Health Article

Felicia D. Goodrum Sterling Heidi L. Pottinger By FELICIA D. GOODRUM STERLING, PhD and HEIDI L. POTTINGER, DrPH, MPH, MA The measles outbreak in Washington state this week has brought new attention to the anti-vaccine movement.  In fact, the World Health Organization recently identified “vaccine hesitancy” as one of top threats to global health. In the US, the number of unvaccinated children has quadrupled since 2001, enabling the resurgence of infectious diseases long-since controlled.  In fact, the WHO claims a…

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