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This Vaccine Is Making Some People Sick

According to the Center for Disease Control, Zostavax is a medication that was licensed in 2006 to treat shingles. It is administered through a shot and only one dose is given to protect individuals from acquiring shingles. While the product is marketed as a safeguard against the shingles virus, the vaccine has caused adverse effects… Read More »

Most HIV infections spread by people who aren't diagnosed or aren't getting treatment

More than 80 percent of the 40,000 new HIV infections each year are spread by people who didn’t know they had the virus or were diagnosed but never received treatment, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The data, provided Monday in the CDC’s Vital Signs report, sheds new light on HIV outbreaks… Read More »