CALGARY – It’s a frightening time to be pregnant. Outbreaks of Zika virus in Latin America and the Carribean have many Canadian moms-to-be cancelling sunny vacations over concerns that an infection could put their baby at risk. 474 more words
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Rubella has been eliminated in the UK. That’s amazing news! And has implications for pregnant women too.
When you’re pregnant, everyone wants your blood! As I watched my blood fill vial after vial after vial, my head got a bit swimmy. 486 more words
Sarah and Christopher Fisher said they believed the jab was “implicated” in the sudden death of their son George.
The inquest heard how George had suffered an epileptic-type fit four months before being given the MMR vaccine and that this might have been a warning he could react badly to the jab. 621 more words
The MMR vaccine is an immunization against three viral diseases: measles, mumps, and rubella (German measles) that is scheduled to be given to children 12-15 months old and 4-6 years old. 16 more words
- The CDC reported about the first known simultaneous outbreaks of West Nile Virus and St. Louis Encephalitis Virus in Arizona this year. They are both flaviviruses, just like dengue and zika virus. 242 more words
Just days ago over 100 protesters gathered outside of the Centers for Disease Control offices in Atlanta demanding transparency when it comes to vaccines. They claim that the information being given to public about this topic isn’t honest. 457 more words