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To quash polio for good, immunization with both vaccines may be best

To quash polio for good, immunization with both vaccines may be best

Quashing the polio virus for good may take a belt-and-suspenders approach, a new study suggests. One in which children get not only a dose of the cheap and easy-to-administer oral vaccine, but at least one dose of the inactivated vaccine - the one de...
Updated: 5 mins ago
STD rates skyrocket in Hillsborough County

STD rates skyrocket in Hillsborough County

Florida has a sexually transmitted disease problem. Hillsborough County has it worse.
Published: 08/16/14
Updated: 08/19/14

Study: Finch disease bacteria are in other species

Study: House finch eye disease bacteria found in other species; don't cause illness in most
Published: 08/13/14

SC Mission offers free eye, medical care in clinic

South Carolina Mission 2014 offers 2 days of free medical, eye care in Columbia for Midlands
Published: 08/08/14

Man fakes blindness to rob check-cashing store

Man fakes blindness to rob check-cashing store in Los Angeles area of $5,000
Published: 08/06/14

Summer program helps visually impaired children

Eastern Idaho summer program helps visually impaired children
Published: 08/02/14

Hawaii candidates eye health care, economy

Hawaii governor candidates compare leadership skills and debate improving health care, economy
Published: 07/29/14