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 More Global Help Needed to Fight Ebola Outbreak Window of opportunity to stop its spread closing, CDC and WHO say Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Spaceflight Might Weaken Astronauts' Immune Systems NASA studies suggest a heightened risk for illness or allergy for crew members Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says About 500 new infections reported across West Africa, including first case in Senegal Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC But booster shots and second doses lag for 2-year-olds, report finds Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says World Health Organization unveils $489 million plan to combat the outbreak in West Africa Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 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