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Many local children exempt from vaccinations vaccinated against a variety of diseases.Those diseases include measles, mumps, polio, varicella (chickenpox), hepatitis A and B, diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus. However, any of the district's nearly 9,000 students can provide a notarized...
Bob Franken: Bitter, nasty medicine

...dangerous exposure. He got so much scorn heaped upon him that he hastily arranged to be in front of cameras receiving a random hepatitis booster shot (call it a photo shot).Notwithstanding the political pandering (is that a redundancy?), in fairness it...

...political force.Dr. Dirceu Greco, the former head of the Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, AIDS and Viral Hepatitis at the health ministry, said opposition by evangelical leaders "caused notorious backtracking" in AIDS policy. Another...
Cal Thomas: Constitution 'central to our way of life'

...diseases, including mumps, measles, rubella, polio, tetanus and diphtheria toxoids, pertussis, influenza type B and hepatitis B, and any other vaccinations for preventable diseases recommended by the Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices...
Former school nurse pleads guilty to tampering

...tetanus, pertussis, polio, measles, mumps, rubella and Hepatitis A and B, unless exempt for medical or religious reasons...on the form, which indicated his daughter was missing her Hepatitis A and B shot and a religious exemption was signed. In the...

...websites, forums and videos.Most researchers agree that the FDA's concerns are warranted. Patients can contract HIV, hepatitis and other viruses and parasites from fecal matter that is not properly screened. Additionally, there are no long-term...
Health clinics offer back-to-school shots

...cough), MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) and polio shots. As of last year, the state also requires vaccinations against hepatitis A and B. Children may not be admitted unless they have begun the three-shot series. These required immunizations, plus...
Experts say stored rural water could pose health risks

...dippers. Primitive water and sewage disposal systems can lead to a range of health dangers, from infectious diseases such as hepatitis A and viral meningitis to increased spread of common ailments like colds and the flu. Alaska villages have long experienced...
Around the Peninsula at the Ninilchik Health Fair Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. providing information about immunizations and offering Hepatitis A and B shots to students. A nurse also will be at the Nikolaevsk Village March 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for immunizations...
Waiting for a priceless gift

...going out and getting drunk was two drinks," Campbell said. He doesn't have hepatitis, either. One doctor, a naturopath, told him he has "chemical hepatitis," a poisoning that might be related to high levels of arsenic and antimony that...


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