Calif. Legislature To Vote On Bill Limiting School Vaccination ExemptionsThe bill would give school children grace periods that could last several years on existing medical exemptions.
Case Of Measles Confirmed In Santa Monica; Person Visited Urth Café, Loews HotelThe person is reported to have visited the Sea Blue Hotel, Urth Café and Chez Jay, among others, from August 8 to 10.
OC Pediatrician Gets Probation For Opposing Mandatory VaccinationsDr. Bob Sears was placed on 35 months of probation for excusing a toddler from future vaccinations after the child’s mother described an adverse reaction to shots.
Vaccine Critic Dr. Bob Sears Faces Disciplinary Action For Excusing Toddler From ImmunizationsDr. Bob Sears, a nationally critic of mandatory vaccination laws and a Capistrano Beach pediatrician, faces disciplinary actions from the state medical board for recommending a 2-year-old patient forego immunizations.
Pediatrics Group Calls For Tougher Vaccination LawsThe American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for the elimination of all non-medical exemptions to immunizations in a set of new policies published Monday.
Only On 2: Parents Calling For VP Of Chino Valley Unified School Board To Resign After RantOne parent said, "I don't want an apology from you. I want your resignation."
Children's Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids' Safe Return To SchoolThe time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.
School Board Vice President Covers Confederate Flag, Marriage Equality In 10-Minute RantThe vice president of the Chino Valley Unified School Board is under fire as the result of a 10-minute rant at a board meeting, covering everything from marriage equality to the confederate flag.
Nation Of Islam Leader Voices Opposition To Mandatory Vaccine BillA leader of the Nation of Islam is voicing his opposition to Senate Bill No. 177, which would require public school students to be immunized regardless of their parents' personal beliefs.
California Assembly To Consider Bill Aimed At Boosting Vaccination RatesThe California Assembly is taking up a highly contested bill to boost vaccination rates in schools.
Disneyland-Linked Measles Outbreak Nearly OverA measles outbreak that began at Disneyland in December is waning.
California Vaccine Bill Sparks Acidic Debate, Comparisons To Nazi GermanyA California bill that would sharply limit vaccination waivers after a Disneyland measles outbreak has generated such an acidic debate that the proposal's author was under added security this week.
California Vaccine Requirement Bill Gets First Public DebateA bill requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated will receive its first public hearing Wednesday after similar efforts to limit exemptions in Washington and Oregon failed to advance.
Artesia Lawmaker Wants Mandatory Vaccinations For Day Care WorkersA California lawmaker wants to require all day care and pre-school workers to get vaccinated in the wake of a measles outbreak.
6 Students Kept From Riverside County School After Measles ScareRiverside County Department of Public Health officials confirmed Friday that a student at Amelia Earhart Middle School contracted the measles.