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The norovirus vaccine, while not preventive of all disease, does significantly reduce the severity of symptoms.
Meningococcal Vaccine Recommended in Some 2-Month-Old Infants
Are you up-to-date on revisions to the American Academy of Pediatrics 2014 vaccine schedule?
Is Meningococcal Vaccine Appropriate in a Child Younger than Age 1 year?
Here, find the position of the CDC and American Academy of Pediatrics on this question, followed by their joint recommendation.
Vaccine Quiz #2: AAP 2014 Adolescent Schedule Update
The American Academy of Pediatrics in 2014 revised its recommendation for timing of the HPV vaccination with a unified dosing schedule.
Vaccine Quiz: AAP 2014 Adolescent Schedule Update
Small modifications were made to the American Academy of Pediatrics 2014 recommended vaccine schedule for adolescents regarding Tdap and HPV vaccines. Can you answer these questions on timing?
Vaccine Information Sheets: Find Out What You Know
The National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 mandates that providers of vaccines follow well-prescribed guidelines. Find out if you know NCVIA right from wrong with this true/false quiz.
Testosterone Tempers Response to Flu Vaccination
Men with high testosterone levels may have weakened immune systems, which may be why their immune systems respond less strongly to vaccinations.
Flu Season Scenario #2
The mother of a needle-phobic and mildly egg-allergic 8-year-old convinces your partner to give her child the intradermal flu vaccine Fluzone ID.
Podcast: New Guidelines for Vaccinating Boys Against HPV Infection
What exactly are the new guidelines for vaccinating boys against HPV infection—and why is this development good news for both men and women?
Podcast: Measles Shows Its Spots—Again
Measles is making a comeback . . . yet again . . . in the United States.
HPV Vaccine: The Myths . . . and the Facts
Presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann recently made the unsubstantiated comment on national TV that the HPV vaccine has “very serious consequences” and that it can cause mental retardation.