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Should I Get a Flu Shot...or Not? [Infographic]

Posted by healtheo360 on Nov 20, 2018 3:33:00 PM

The flu season is in full effect and it now qualifies as an epidemic in the United States. With all the chatter about vaccine safety and who should or should not get a certain flu shot, it can be hard to know if you should receive the seasonal flu vaccine.  So, what’s the bottom line?  The CDC recommends that all people over the age of 6 months receive a flu vaccination – with a few exceptions.

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Infant Immunizations & Their Lifesaving Importance

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 4, 2017 5:39:07 PM

Infant Immunizations: Vaccinations are a powerful, proven tool in the fight to prevent childhood infections.  Because of the widespread use of vaccines in the United States, we have seen a dramatic decline in the number of children who suffer from deadly diseases such as polio, chicken pox, hepatitis B, and whooping cough.  Immunization of children with the recommended vaccines, on schedule, is one of the safest and most advanced means of preventing infection.

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World Tuberculosis Day 2016

Posted by healtheo360 on Mar 24, 2016 9:46:08 AM

Did you know that one third of the world’s population is infected with Tuberculosis?

What is tuberculosis?

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Flu Vaccine Guidelines Give A Boost To Adults 65+

Posted by healtheo360 on Dec 11, 2015 12:00:29 AM

In recognition of CDC’s National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), healtheo360 is participating in a blog relay with a “Focus on the Family” theme for NIVW. Each day, one of CDC’s Digital Ambassadors will leverage the holiday season to encourage their readers to focus on protecting the family. You can follow the NIVW conversation on Twitter using hashtag #NIVW2015.

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HPV and Cervical Cancer Screenings

Posted by healtheo360 on Nov 19, 2014 3:24:32 PM

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a report indicating that eight million US women have not been tested for cervical cancer in the last 5 years. Screenings and vaccinations are a key component of cervical cancer and HPV prevention, and it is estimated that in 50% of cervical cancer cases the patient did not have regular screenings.

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HPV Vaccination Program in England a Success

Posted by healtheo360 on Apr 15, 2014 12:17:10 PM

MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A sharp drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination program there, a new study shows.

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