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11 Percent of U.S. Women Not Checked for Cervical Cancer in 5 Years

2 Vaccines Help Cut Bacteria That Cause Meningitis, Study Finds

4th U.S. Ebola Patient Airlifted to Atlanta Hospital

5 Babies at Illinois Day Center Diagnosed With Measles

78 People Now Infected in U.S. Measles Outbreak

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A Lasting Legacy of Science

All Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot: Ob/Gyn Group

Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC

American Ebola Patient Gets Appetite Back

American Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Infected Health-Care Colleague

Arizona Officials Say Nearly 1,000 People May Have Been Exposed to Measles

Arriving Now at Gate 42: Measles

As African Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Hopes for Vaccine Remain Years Away

Bad Flu Season Continues to Take Toll, Especially Among the Young and Old

Bad Flu Season Getting Worse, CDC Says

Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says

Blacks Respond Better to German Measles Vaccine, Study Contends

Boomers Should Consider Shingles Vaccine, Physician Says

Breast Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise in Early Trial

California Infants Hit Hard by Whooping Cough Epidemic: Report

California Measles Outbreak Shows How Quickly Disease Can Resurface in U.S.

California Reports No New Measles Cases Since Last Update

Cancer 'Vaccine' for Advanced Disease Passes Early Hurdle

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Doesn't Boost Clot Risk: Study

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report

Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More

Combo Vaccine Raises Risk of Fever-Related Seizures in Toddlers: Study

Common Childhood Vaccine Cuts 'Superbug' Infection: Study

Could Flu Raise Risk of Fatal Artery Tear?

Delaying Measles-Related Vaccines May Raise Seizure Risk: Study

Dengue Fever Vaccine Shows Some Promise in Trial

Disease Outbreaks May Not Change Minds of Vaccine Opponents

Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children

Early Study Offers Hope for an Ebola Vaccine

Early Trial Promising for Ebola Vaccine

Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says

Ebola Outbreak Still Not Under Control: Officials

Ebola Vaccine Appears Safe, Triggers Immune Response, U.K. Study Finds

Ebola Vaccines May Be Deployed in West Africa by January, Officials Say

Experimental Cervical Cancer Vaccine Looks Promising in Trial

Experimental Measles Drug Shows Promise in Animal Trials

FDA Approves New Vaccine to Protect Against Meningitis

First Ebola Vaccine Could Be Less Than a Year Away, Scientist Says

First Vaccine Approved for B Strains of Meningitis

Flu Now Epidemic in U.S., With 15 Child Deaths Reported

Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now

Flu Sending Record Numbers of Elderly to the Hospital: CDC

Flu Shot May Offer Less Protection This Winter: CDC

Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDC

For Young Kids, Nasal Spray Beats Needle for Flu Immunization

Frail Elderly Might Benefit From High-Dose Flu Shot

Gardasil Approved for Additional Types of HPV

Gates Foundation Gives $50M to Fight Ebola Outbreak in Africa

Get a Flu Shot During Checkup, Doctor Says

High-Dose Flu Vaccine May Better Protect the Elderly: Study

Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot

HPV Vaccination Does Not Appear to Boost Risky Teen Sex, Study Shows

HPV Vaccination Rates Lowest in States With Highest Cervical Cancer Rates: Study

HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Linked to Lower Infection Rates

HPV Vaccine Protects Against Infection 8 Years Out: Study

HPV-Linked Throat Cancer May Have Telltale First Symptoms

Is Measles' Return the 'New Normal'?

Just Half of Nursing Home Staff Getting Flu Vaccine

'Kids' Diseases' Now Hitting Adults

Latest Measles Count: 121 Cases in 17 States and D.C.

Latest U.S. Ebola Patient Getting Better, Doctors Report

Long-Term Study Finds Measles Vaccines Safe

Many Americans Still Haven't Gotten a Flu Shot

Many Flu Infections Aren't Good Match for Vaccine: CDC

Many U.S. Girls Aren't Getting HPV Vaccine, Study Finds

Many U.S. Kids Missing Out on Preventive Care, CDC Says

Measles Can Rob a Child's Sight, Doctors Warn

Measles Cases Continue to Rise Across the United States

Measles Cases Linked to U.S. Adoptions of Chinese Children: CDC

Measles Cases Pass 150 Mark, CDC Says

Measles Journey Highlights Risk to Unvaccinated Kids

Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines' Effectiveness: CDC

More Global Help Needed to Fight Ebola Outbreak

More Measles Cases Seen in January Than in Typical Year: CDC

Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC

Most States Not Ready to Handle Infectious Disease Outbreaks: Report

Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC

New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report

Newer Pneumonia Vaccine for Kids Beats Older Version: Study

No-Fridge Nasal Vaccines on the Horizon

Novel Ebola Vaccine Shows Potential in Monkey Trial

Obama Steps Up Aid to Fight Ebola in West Africa

Only 23 Percent Protection From This Year's Flu Vaccine

Parents Want Children in Day Care to Be Vaccinated: Poll

Pediatricians Urge Flu Vaccine for All Kids 6 Months and Older

People Under 65 Hard Hit by Flu This Year

Persistent Cough in Kids Can Often Be Whooping Cough

Pneumonia Raises Heart Disease Risk for Years: Study

Rabies Shots for Dogs Would Save People in Developing Countries: Study

Reminders From States May Boost Timely Vaccination Rates

Research Shows No Link Between Vaccinations, Risk for Multiple Sclerosis

Researchers Assess New Way to Boost Polio Immunity

Researchers Explore New Target for Malaria Vaccine

Scientists Aim to Improve Vaccines Against 'Bird Flu'

Scientists Find Gene They Say Affects Flu Shot Response

Seasonal Flu Vaccine Even Less Effective Than Thought: CDC

Seasonal Flu Vaccine May Protect Against Deadly Bird Flu

Seniors Need 2 Pneumonia Vaccines, CDC Advisory Panel Says

Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says

State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC

Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study

Study Adds to Evidence That HPV Vaccine Helps Guard Against Cervical Cancer

Study Sheds Light on How Immune System Works in Infants

Study Ties Shingles Virus to Dangerous Blood Vessel Disease in Elderly

Study: HPV Vaccine Doesn't Increase Risk for Multiple Sclerosis

Task Force Recommends Hep B Screening for High-Risk People

The Salk Polio Vaccine: A Medical Miracle Turns 60

The Salk Polio Vaccine: 'Greatest Public Health Experiment in History'

Third U.S. Aid Worker Infected With Ebola Arrives in Nebraska

Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says

Two Polio Vaccines May Give Greater Protection Against Crippling Disease

U.S. Ebola Patient Gets Hospital Visit From Wife, Son

U.S. Launches Ebola Vaccine Trial

U.S. Measles Cases at 20-Year High

U.S. Measles Cases Now Exceed 100: CDC

U.S. Measles Outbreak Now Numbers 87 Cases

Vaccinating Schoolkids Cuts Flu in Communities: Study

Vaccination Can Cut Rates of Common Infection in Infants

Vaccine Against Bird Flu Readied, Just in Case

Vaccine for Deer Against 'Mad Cow'-Like Illness Shows Promise

Vaccine for Hepatitis C Inches Closer to Reality

Vaccine for Infant Tummy Bug Cuts Hospitalizations: CDC

Vaccine Opponents Often Cluster in Communities

Vaccine Shows Promise Against Mosquito-Borne Virus

Vaccines Prevent Millions of Infections, Save Billions in Costs: CDC

When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids

Whooping Cough Vaccination During Pregnancy Seems Safe: Study

Whooping Cough Vaccine Rates During Pregnancy Fall Short: CDC

Whooping Cough Vaccine Seems Safe in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Younger Adults Hit Hardest This Flu Season