Student Diagnosed With Mumps At Boston UniversityA case of the mumps has been reported at Boston University.
Doctors Make Plea For Universal Vaccination After Measles DeathThis spring, a woman in Washington State died from measles, the first reported measles death in the U.S. since 2003.
100-Year-Old Vaccine May Help Reverse Type 1 DiabetesResearchers at Massachusetts General Hospital are launching a five-year clinical trial of a vaccine that would not just treat the Type 1 diabetes, but possibly reverse it.
Study: MMR Vaccine Does Not Trigger AutismNew information that some doctors say could end concerns about the link between vaccines and autism.
Study: Disneyland Measles Outbreak Linked To Low Vaccine RatesMeasles is on the rise across the nation and a group of local researchers say they know why -- not enough people are getting vaccinated against the deadly disease.
I-Team: Vaccine Rates Plummeting In Parts Of Mass.Childhood vaccines are credited with virtually wiping out a host of awful diseases, yet many parents are still concerned about the shots.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Boston Hospital Testing Vaccine For Common 'C. Diff' InfectionEfforts are now underway in Boston to stop one of the most dangerous types of hospital infections, 'C. Diff'.
Growing Number Of Families Opt Out Of Vaccines For KidsVaccines have been proven to prevent childhood diseases like whooping cough, measles, and mumps. But, not all parents are convinced the shots are safe for their kids.
More Options Available To Protect Yourself Against The FluFor the first time there are vaccines that protect against four strains of influenza.
Vaccination Clinics Set After Second NH Restaurant Worker Diagnosed With Hepatitis ANew Hampshire health officials say a second worker at a Contoocook restaurant has developed hepatitis A and that between 100 and 200 people might have been exposed to the liver disease.
Colleges Fight The Flu As Students Return To ClassStudents returning to classes from winter break were greeted with warning signs and flu kits.
Several Mass. Communities Facing Flu Vaccine ShortagesAs Massachusetts faces a spike in the number of influenza cases, health officials in towns across the state say they’re running out of vaccinations.
Flu Outbreak Spreads Like Wildfire
DPH: 18 Flu Deaths In Massachusetts18 people in Massachusetts have died from the flu this season, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Wednesday.