vaccinations

Donald Trump

How Trump Could Change America's Vaccine Policies

Trump met with notorious anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Tuesday, but what can he actually do?
Kaleigh Rogers
1.10.17
Flu

It's Time To Face My Flu Shot Fears

I haven't had the flu or a flu shot for almost a decade, but that's a weak argument against vaccination.
Michael Byrne
10.30.16
NIGERIA

Boko Haram Has Prevented Nigeria From Eliminating Polio

Terrorism and war can ruin our chances at eradicating disease.
Ankita Rao
8.12.16
disease

Malaria Vaccine Can Cause Negative 'Rebound Effect,' Study Says

A new study looked at the long-term effects of the vaccine.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.29.16
Why Is This Still a Thing?

Why Are Non-Medical Vaccine Exemptions Still Legal?

It’s against the law to drive without a seat belt. Why can we opt out of vaccines?
Kate Lunau
5.27.16
California

California Doctors Are Advertising Ludicrous Medical Exemptions to Anti-Vaxxers

Some doctors list psoriasis, eczema, and diabetes as conditions that might warrant a medical exemption.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.29.16
Robert de Niro

Following Outcry, Robert De Niro Yanks Anti-Vaxxing Film from Tribeca Festival

Andrew Wakefield's controversial film won't be shown in April.
Leif Johnson
3.27.16
Health

There's a Rabies Vaccine But 59,000 People Still Die From It Every Year

The WHO wants the world to double down on fighting rabies, and finally end the disease.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.10.15
News

If We Knew What Caused Autism, Would Anti-Vaxxers Finally Stop Blaming Vaccines?

The autism/vaccine idea reared its head during this week's GOP debate. What will it take to put this idea to bed?
Kaleigh Rogers
9.17.15
Health

An Ebola Vaccine Is Showing Up to 100 Percent Efficacy So Far

The preliminary results from a new Ebola vaccine look very promising.
Emiko Jozuka
7.31.15
Modern Medicine

Smart, Self-Destructing Syringes Could Save Millions of Lives

The World Health Organization has called for the global use of single-use syringes by 2020.
Emiko Jozuka
7.15.15
Modern Medicine

Anti-Vaxxers Have a Plan to Get Around California's New Vaccination Law

And it doesn't include vaccinating their kids.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.13.15