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Teen HPV vaccine uptake increases with provider recommendation

August 22, 2019

Migrants detained at border will not be vaccinated against flu

August 21, 2019
Medical professionals caring for migrant children and their families in holding at the southern border will not vaccinate them against influenza in preparation for the…
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PCV13 serotypes cause nearly 25% of invasive pneumococcal disease in kids

August 16, 2019
Serotypes included in the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, or PCV13, continued to cause nearly 25% of invasive pneumococcal disease, or IPD, among children in…

How to answer patients’ questions about ‘rare, extremely serious’ meningococcus B

August 13, 2019
CDC data show that cases of meningococcal disease caused by serogroup B in the United States is at an all-time low — only 0.11 cases per 100,000 people in 2017. …
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Tularemia: Epidemiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Pediatric Annals, July 2013, Volume 42 Issue 7
Tularemia is a rare zoonosis caused by Francisella tularensis. Although many animals may be infected with tularemia…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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VIDEO: Flublok demonstrates superior efficacy over IIV

April 21, 2016
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