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...their immunity.The World Health Organization officials said the combination strategy already is starting to be used in mass vaccination campaigns in some hard-hit areas and is being introduced for routine immunizations in developing countries, too."It...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-08-23-1
Community
The foolish anti-vaccination crowd

...Kristin Cavallari plugged the anti-vaccination cause, citing "books" and "studies...imported from abroad, but the absence of vaccination is a boon to their spread. A study...and North Carolina that had resisted vaccination. New York City has another small outbreak...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-03-19/the-foolish-anti-vaccination-crow
Opinion
Health officials confirm Alaska mumps case

...five days before the group left.The woman told health officials she thought she had received the mumps, measles and rubella vaccination as a child. She did not have a record of the vaccination.No one else on the trip were affected.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-08/health-officials-confirm-alaska-mump
News
Too few getting flu shots

...with some patients claiming they are too healthy to need a vaccination and others saying the side effects scare them away."Every...because of the flu, and doctors urge people to get a yearly vaccination.Dr. Jeanette Legenza at the Children's Clinic in Anchorage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-30/too-few-getting-flu-shots
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Three chickenpox cases reported in Kenai/Soldotna area

...exposed to chickenpox or received a vaccination. Dr. Brian Yablon, a state epidemiologist...cannot capture it again. A chickenpox vaccination is required for school age children...area and that it is preventable with a vaccination," he said. Adolescent and adult vaccines...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-06/three-chickenpox-cases-reported-in-k
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New shot requirements begin: Varicella (chickenpox) vaccination goes into effect July 1

...continue to need only one varicella vaccination. Varicella is a contagious disease...of this disease. A single varicella vaccination is estimated to be effective for only...some persons who have received only one vaccination may remain unprotected. Approximately...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041009/peo_285881437.shtml

...animals. There are no leash or restraint laws, licensing, registration, or vaccination requirements (beyond existing state and federal laws governing rabies vaccination.) The program creates no new regulations or restrictions of any kind for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-02
Opinion
Outbreak raises vaccine exemption concerns

...the rising number of people seeking vaccination requirement exemptions. An investigation...sibling who had a religious exemption from vaccination. That exposure led to an outbreak at...stop the trend of delaying or refusing vaccination. Certain religions will continue to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-03-27/outbreak-raises-vaccine-exemption-co
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Photo feature: A shot in the arm

Pete Triana of Soldotna receives an H1N1 vaccination from Betsy Laws during the mass-dispensing clinic conducted by the Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force on Tuesday at the Kenai National Guard Armory.

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Chickenpox spreading in area

...exposed to chickenpox or received a vaccination.Dr. Brian Yablon, a state epidemiologist...cannot capture it again. A chickenpox vaccination is required for school age children...area and that it is preventable with a vaccination," he said. Reach Dan Balmer at daniel...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-08/chickenpox-spreading-in-area
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