Dr. Paul Offit: Anti-Vaccine Parents Should Not Be Given Legal Protection Of ReligionDr. Paul Offit, author of Bad Faith: When Religious Belief Undermines Modern Medicine spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about his new book and the outrage that he has seen as of late directed against people who chose not to vaccinate their children.
Bill Advances To Change New Jersey's Vaccine ExemptionWith more than 9,000 parents state-wide claiming religious exemptions last to year to stop their kids from getting vaccines, New Jersey lawmakers are trying to tighten exemption guidelines.
Report: Pa. Has Second-lowest Vaccination Rate In The CountryThe research, which was conducted by the Pew Charitable Trusts, reveals that the states that have the loosest vaccine requirements have lower rates of vaccination.
Christie's Vaccination Comments In England Draw Some Local FlakWith the measles outbreak now infecting more than 100 people from 14 states, potential presidential candidates are weighing in on the issue of vaccination.
Abington Health’s Dr. Shapiro Urges Pregnant Women, Families to Get Whooping Cough Vaccination
Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
Hear Philly: Healthy Palooza Offers Free Flu Shots, Health Screenings & MoreHealth professionals from a variety of fields will be on hand on Saturday, October 18 at the Living Hope Fellowship on East Lycoming Street in North Philadelphia for a free health fair.
Skunk Tests Positive For Rabies In Egg Harbor TownshipThe skunk was collected from the property on Betsy Scull Road and tests confirmed it was positive for rabies.
CDC: Flu Vaccine Averts Millions Of IllnessesApproximately 13 million illnesses, and over 110,000 hospitalizations, may have been averted by the flu vaccine over the last six years in the US.
Researchers Find Kids Often Spread Flu To Others Of Same SexResearchers looked at a Pennsylvania school to observe how the H1N1 virus was spread, and what they found is that boys have a tendency to spread the virus to other boys, as opposed to girls.
'CHOP' Dr.: Anti-Vaccine Movement Threatens Us AllA leading voice in the pro-vaccine movement is out with a new book about how his fight is yours also.