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May 17, 2017
'RSS vaccine': Muslim students in Assam flee schools fearing forced sterilisationThe incident on Tuesday was seen in continuum with similar incidents that took place in remote parts of Assam on Monday after the health department intensified the drive to vaccinate against Japanese Encephalitis.
May 14, 2017
Diphtheria cases in Kerala's Malappuram highlights need to battle unscientific rejection of vaccinesThere has been a steady rise in mistrust for vaccines in the Muslim-majority areas triggering a fear that some of the eradicated diseases like polio may re-appear
Dec 23, 2016
New Ebola vaccine 100% effective in human trial conducted in Guinea, says WHOAn experimental Ebola vaccine has been found to be 100 percent affective against the deadly virus in a major human trial in Guinea, giving doctors a safe and potent weapon against any future outbreak, WHO said on Friday.
Nov 19, 2016
Breastfeeding: Here's why it may be a good idea to nurse babies during vaccinationsInfants who nurse during vaccinations may cry less and feel less pain than babies who are soothed in other ways, a research review suggests
Jul 07, 2016
Kerala health minister warns of strict action against opponents of diphtheria vaccinationShe said legal action would be initiated against those disrupting health workers involved in the diphtheria vaccination programme.
Jun 03, 2016
Only 18 per cent children in India vaccinated on time: US researchersAlthough India is a leading producer and exporter of vaccines, it has the greatest number of deaths among children under 5.
Mar 29, 2016
Breastfeeding and vaccinations reduces ear infections in babiesHigher rate of breastfeeding, use of vaccinations and lower rate of smoking by mothers have reduced number of ear infections during the first year of a baby
Mar 08, 2016
89 lakh children in the country are not fully immunised: GovtGovernment today admitted that 89 lakh children in India are either partially immunised or have received no immunisation
Jun 27, 2015
1 child dies, 6 in hospital allegedly after getting polio drops in BiharThe children developed fever and suffered from vomiting and diarrhoea after being given the polio vaccine.
Jan 08, 2015
Pakistan starts administering polio injections for the first timeHealth authorities in Pakistan have started administering polio injections for the first time in the country.