Researchers have found genetic clues to explain why a small number of children have febrile seizures - brief convulsions - after receiving the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, according to a new study.
The World Health Organization announced that for the first half of next year, there should be around 200,000 doses of the Ebola vaccine available.
A new study found no link between getting the HepB and HPV vaccines and risk of developing multiple sclerosis.
An Ebola vaccine by British pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline may not be ready for commercial use until late 2016, said a company researcher.
According to the director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Dr. Francis Collins, the development of the Ebola vaccine was delayed due to complications with funding.
A new study reported that the pneumococcal vaccine can reduce children's risk of acquiring antibiotic-resistant infections.
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Brazilian researchers have released genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever.
The most common type of hospital-associated infection may be preventable with a vaccine, according to a new mice study.
The CDC is recommending people aged six-months and older to get the flu vaccine as soon as it shows up in their neighborhoods.
The first two human trials for GlaxoSmithKline's experimental Ebola vaccine have started, according to health officials from the United States and the United Kingdom.
Obstetricians from Loyola University Health System are recommending pregnant women to get vaccinated against pertussis during their third trimester.
One shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine can trigger fast protection, according to new monkey studies. However, the effect waned unless the animals got a booster shot made in a different way.
The CDC reported that the vast majority of babies get vaccinated in the U.S.
The United States and the United Kingdom are scheduled to start human trials to test a potential Ebola vaccine soon.