Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Vaccinations Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Vaccinations from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines' Effectiveness: CDC Vaccination has saved thousands of lives, report says, but outbreaks occurring as some people opt out Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Experimental Measles Drug Shows Promise in Animal Trials If one day approved to treat people with infection, it might reduce their symptoms, researchers say Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Cancer 'Vaccine' for Advanced Disease Passes Early Hurdle But research is still in preliminary stages and there's no proof it will work Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Younger Adults Hit Hardest This Flu Season Although H1N1 strain predominates, previous exposure prevented pandemic Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 As African Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Hopes for Vaccine Remain Years Away There are promising avenues of research, but sporadic nature of outbreaks makes testing difficult Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report Infections with strains of HPV believed to cause disease dropped after immunization effort Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Measles Cases Linked to U.S. Adoptions of Chinese Children: CDC The highly infectious illness is still endemic in China, so adopted kids should get their shots, experts say Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study But getting antiviral meds to treat painful rash lowers chances of brain attack, researchers add Thu, 3 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 HPV-Linked Throat Cancer May Have Telltale First Symptoms Signs of potential trouble could be different in people without the virus, study suggests Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:00:00 -0400 No-Fridge Nasal Vaccines on the Horizon Tests in mice look promising for people in remote regions, researcher says Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC When vaccination rates rose in Connecticut, serious complications dropped, report finds Thu, 6 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Study Adds to Evidence That HPV Vaccine Helps Guard Against Cervical Cancer Large population of Australian women were protected to some degree after vaccination, researchers report Thu, 6 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot With standing order for vaccine, coverage went from 18 percent to 69 percent, findings showed Thu, 6 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Boomers Should Consider Shingles Vaccine, Physician Says Painful condition, caused by same virus responsible for chicken pox, can last several weeks Wed, 5 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Vaccines Prevent Millions of Infections, Save Billions in Costs: CDC But messages about immunization benefits often don't achieve intended goal, researchers discover Mon, 3 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0500