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Polio eradication: A saga of Mother Nature, politics and anti-vaxxers

Polio eradication: A saga of Mother Nature, politics and anti-vaxxers
Infectious Disease News, February 2020
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Marjorie P. Pollack, MD
Hooked on ID

Hooked on ID with Amesh A. Adalja, MD

Infectious Disease News, February 2020
I knew from the earliest stages that if I pursued medicine as a career, infectious disease was the only choice for me. As a child, my favorite storybook was The Value of…
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Flu vaccine 45% effective in US, 55% effective in children, early estimates show

February 20, 2020
The 2019-2020 influenza vaccine has been 45% effective overall in the United States this season and 55% effective in children, according to preliminary estimates…
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Type of shingles vaccine cuts stroke risk by 16% in elderly

February 18, 2020
A type of herpes zoster vaccine reduced risk for stroke in Medicare beneficiaries aged at least 66 years, according to findings presented at the International Stroke…
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HPV Vaccination – Expanding the Playing Field for Cancer Prevention

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

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Trivalent and quadrivalent vaccines offer similar protection against flu B illness

February 15, 2020
Trivalent and quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccines offered similar protection against influenza B illness during…
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VIDEO: Pneumococcal disease outbreak strikes Alabama prison

May 2, 2019
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