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 Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says Parents can help their children handle the sting of getting vaccinated Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Two Polio Vaccines May Give Greater Protection Against Crippling Disease Study found combining them boosted immune system even more than one Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 All Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot: Ob/Gyn Group American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says vaccination helps mother and baby Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400 2 Vaccines Help Cut Bacteria That Cause Meningitis, Study Finds Shot could reduce risk that people who carry germs will spread them to others, research suggests Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 HPV Vaccine Protects Against Infection 8 Years Out: Study Doctors continue to urge parents to get the recommended three doses for their preteens Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated Messages that focus on benefits to the child have the most impact, study finds Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Vaccine Shows Promise Against Mosquito-Borne Virus Volunteers developed antibodies to chikungunya in first human trial, but shot for public use 5 years away, researcher says Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400 High-Dose Flu Vaccine May Better Protect the Elderly: Study It might also reduce flu hospitalizations and complications, researchers say Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400 First Ebola Vaccine Could Be Less Than a Year Away, Scientist Says A potential antibody treatment for those already infected is also in the works Fri, 8 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids About a third of children admitted to hospital for these infections develop respiratory issues, study finds Mon, 4 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children And teens, college students should make sure their vaccines are up to date, says Academy of Pediatrics Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Researchers Assess New Way to Boost Polio Immunity Giving kids an extra, inactivated dose might speed up eradication efforts, study says Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Dengue Fever Vaccine Shows Some Promise in Trial But experts would still like to see a more effective vaccine developed Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Cervical Cancer Vaccine Doesn't Boost Clot Risk: Study Analysis included more than 500,000 women from Denmark Tue, 8 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More No link to autism found in large review of previous research on measles, mumps, rubella vaccine Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400