Clinical Interventions

Top Global Public Health Scientists Launch New Challenge to Anti-vaxxers

July 3, 2019

Search engines and social media organizations must do more to prevent the spread of inaccurate information on childhood vaccination, and governments must better support mandatory immunization programs, says an international group of leading public health scientists in a statement published in the

AHE Presents its 2019 Innovation Award

July 1, 2019

The Association for the Health Care Environment (AHE), of the American Hospital Association, announces the recipient of the 2019 AHE Innovation Award.

An Improved Vaccine for Bacterial Meningitis and Bloodstream Infections

July 1, 2019

Researchers have now developed a new vaccine, a native outer membrane vesicle (NOMV) vaccine, for meningitis and bloodstream infections caused by "meningococcal group B" bacteria. This will allow younger people to be vaccinated and will address several limitations of the current vaccinations.

45 Percent of Surveyed American Adults Doubt Vaccine Safety

June 25, 2019

A recent online survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults, conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of the American Osteopathic Association, revealed that more than 2 in 5 American adults (45 percent) say something has caused them to doubt vaccine safety.