Twitter's New Vaccine Feature Won't Stop Anti-Vaxxers
Twitter joins Pinterest, Facebook, and YouTube in trying to filter out vaccine misinformation online. But will it be enough?
Anti-Vaxxers Are Paying Doctors for 'Fake' Vaccine Exemptions in California
California law bars parents from citing personal or religious beliefs to keep from vaccinating their children. Now parents are turning to doctors who write medical exemptions liberally and sometimes for cash.
Barbara Feder Ostrov, Kaiser Health News
Unpacking the Connection Between Vaccines and Fetal Tissue
Is it true that the chickenpox vaccine is "derived from" aborted fetal cells?
Measles Hits Especially Hard Within New York’s Orthodox Jewish Community
There are more measles cases in New York right now than in the widely publicized outbreak in Washington state.
Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News
The First-Ever Insect Vaccine Is Designed to Protect Bees from Devastating Diseases
The Queen eats the vaccine, and then passes on the immunization to further generations.
Three Ways to Get the HPV Vaccine if You’re Over the Age of 26
A leading sex researcher told us how he navigated the ridiculously challenging process.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
Doctors Are Less Likely to Recommend the HPV Vaccine for Boys
Not getting the human papillomavirus vaccine could leave them at greater risk of developing certain cancers.
Why It Matters If HPV Caused Your Head or Neck Cancer
Doctors are finding that some patients can be cured with way less treatment.
Having an Egg Allergy Isn’t a Reason to Skip the Flu Shot
The flu vaccine is safe for people with egg allergies, say multiple expert groups.
This Is How Scientists Decide What Goes In Your Flu Shot
Your flu shot is one of the world's most educated guesses.
Doctors Shouldn’t Get Fired for Skipping the Flu Shot
I should have the basic right to an informed decision, too.
Jalal Baig, MD
Gay Men Should Get the HPV Vaccine
I am 31 years old and I paid out of pocket to get Gardasil.