The Journey of Your Child’s Vaccine
This video describes the journey of a vaccine for children from development through post-licensure monitoring. Learn about the three phases of clinical trials, vaccine licensing and manufacturing, how a vaccine is added to the U.S. [More]
Why Doesn't the Influenza Vaccine Work for More Than One Year?
Paul A. Offit, MD, discusses the annual influenza vaccine. Visit the Vaccine Education Center to learn more about vaccines, http://vaccine.chop.edu.
The flu vaccine: explained
What is the flu vaccine? The flu vaccine protects you from getting influenza viruses which can give you a high fever, runny nose, sore throat, muscle pains, headaches, coughing, sneezing, and exhaustion. Find our complete [More]
The Need for a Malaria Vaccine
Dyann Wirth discusses Harvard’s scientific community’s opportunity to develop an effective vaccine.
Facts about the Measles (MMR) Vaccine | UCLA Health
As measles cases continue to increase nationwide following an outbreak at Disneyland, doctors are urging parents to learn the facts about the Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine. 27 counties in California still have dangerously [More]
Rogue Vaccine Research & HIV- Ethics/Politics or Medical Research
I’ve always tried to avoid politics. But when you’re doing medical research that impacts public health, that’s not always possible. Improving health for a population often involves taking some risk. Unfortunately, our access to vaccines [More]
Mayo Clinic Minute: The facts about 3 flu vaccine myths
Every influenza season, millions of Americans decide to skip the flu shot based on false information. Dr. Gregory Poland, Director of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, is one of the world’s leading experts on vaccines [More]
Saskatoon Health Region – Seasonal Influenza Vaccine now available
Saskatoon Health Region is vaccinating anyone aged 65 or higher as well as residents of long-term care homes against SEASONAL influenza. The campaign lasts until November 2, followed by immunization against H1N1 from November 2 [More]
Prostate Cancer Vaccine Mode of Action Animation
Find out more about the possibilities of pharmaceutical marketing: http://www.cast-pharma.com/pharma-biotech-marketing-solutions/?ref=yt Connect with me on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/stefan-wolf/6/31b/648 The 3D-animation video explains the mode of action of a therapeutic prostate cancer vaccine, that works by inducing a [More]
The HPV Vaccine | Why Parents Really Choose to Refuse
Why do parents really choose to refuse the HPV vaccine? A new study of survey data finds that only a minority of parents choose not to immunize their children against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus [More]