News & Perspective

Feb 23, 2011

Feb 23, 2011

CDC explores pneumococcal vaccine link to kids' febrile seizures

(CIDRAP News) – In their ongoing investigation of febrile seizures in young children who were vaccinated against flu this season, experts from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said today that they have detected a small excess risk of the condition in those who received the vaccine alongside the new pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.

Nov 06, 2014

Nov 06, 2014

News Scan for Nov 06, 2014

Saudi MERS cluster
H5N8 in Germany
Childhood pneumonia decline
CDC chikungunya alert

Nov 25, 2014

Nov 25, 2014

News Scan for Nov 25, 2014

Questions on GOF pause
Cholera in Haiti
Pneumococcal vaccine in kids

Jan 27, 2015

Jan 27, 2015

News Scan for Jan 27, 2015

Tuberculosis in the EU
Pneumococcal vaccine price cut
More polio violence in Pakistan
Childhood vaccines

Jun 25, 2015

Jun 25, 2015

News Scan for Jun 25, 2015

Saudi MERS case
Pneumococcal vaccine timing
Waterborne outbreaks
Rotavirus vaccine and seizures

Aug 27, 2015

Aug 27, 2015

News Scan for Aug 27, 2015

India tetanus elimination
Global water sanitation
Food pathogen network
Pneumococcal vaccine protection

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