Russian trolls are spreading disinformation about vaccines

This is extremely concerning, especially since measles has claimed 37 lives this year alone — which would just not happen if people would get vaccines.

More evidence showing pertussis vaccination for pregnant women is safe and effective

Pregnant women can be reassured there is no risk of autism to their babies due to Tdap vaccine.

The UK’s HPV-vaccine effort paid off: infections are down 86%

Good news from the UK!

Lyme Disease vaccine set to become available soon, as first trials successfully passed

Good news, everyone!

International health coalition pledges up to $25 million for Nipah vaccine

Nipah has been claiming a lot of lives this week. The world is trying to make sure it won’t claim more.

In Romania, distrust of vaccines claims children’s lives

Romania has a lesson for the entire world.

A single injection protects monkey from HIV infections

It’s not exactly a vaccine, but it’s the next best thing.

Children with autism are actually less likely to be vaccinated, new study finds

I’ll be seeing you in the comment section.

Human-secreted malaria antibody could usher in an effective, long-term treatment

Not one day too soon!

Planning a trip to Brazil? Do not forget your yellow fever vaccine

There is no cure for yellow fever, but there is a vaccine.

People who don’t understand evolution are much more likely to reject it

Well here’s a shocker.

New cancer vaccine successfully eliminates tumors in mice

This could be BIG.

This heroin vaccine might solve part of our growing opioid addiction problems

It works by blocking the drug’s ‘high’ which could lead to breaking the cycle of addiction.

UN declares Somalia polio-free

Soon, we might truly eradicate polio.

The United States slides towards measles epidemics (again) because people don’t vaccinate

Non-medical exemptions and widespread misinformation are to blame.

For the first time, a vaccine for gonorrhea proves effective

Bacterial strains that cause gonorrhea have become resistant to antibiotics.

France to make vaccination mandatory from 2018: ‘unacceptable children are still dying of measles’

The move has been backed by the nation’s leading doctors.

1962 vaccine breakthrough prevented 4.5 billion cases of polio, measles, rabies, hepatitis A, and many others

This man and his colleagues saved millions of lives. But you’ve probably never heard of him.

Five HIV patients are now virus-free thanks to a new vaccine therapy — but success rate is low

The new therapy gives the body new tools to weed out the HIV virus without any other drugs — one man has been HIV-free for 7 months.

New method could produce polio vaccines without the need for a live virus

The risk for a potential biohazard would be seriously reduced.