'The Worst Nightmare:' A Mother's Emotional Warning After Daughter, 27, Dies From FluKatharine Gallagher had no pre-existing condition, her mother said.
Vaccination Rush On As New California Law Takes EffectSchool starts next week for many California kids, and under a new law they must be vaccinated for diseases like tetanus, diphtheria, measles, polio, hepatitis B and chickenpox .
Protesters Step Up Campaign On Day That New State Vaccine Law Takes EffectFriday was the first day of the new law requiring all California kids to be vaccinated in order for them to be allowed to attend school.
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.
Vaccine Opponents Continue Efforts Against California LawOpponents planned events to protest the law Friday in Santa Monica and Huntington Beach, and in San Francisco.
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.
Parents Rally Against Proposed Mandatory Vaccinations For Students Southland parents and other protesters gathered Monday in downtown Los Angeles for what they say is their right to choose whether their children are vaccinated against measles and other diseases.
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.
Victims Of Shoulder Injuries From Flu Shot Eligible For Cash CompensationWhile doctors say a little soreness after a flu shot is perfectly normal, these victims developed serious orthopedic injuries.
KNX Spotlight: The Vaccine DilemmaShould parents have to vaccinate their kids?
Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher VaccinationsWhile much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation's classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.
Author Roald Dahl's Daughter Remembers Sister Lost To Measles, Father's Fight For VaccinationsIt's a letter Roald Dahl penned 27 years ago urging parents to vaccinate their children after losing his daughter to measles in the 1960s that is now making headlines.
Measles Outbreak: Doctor Says Kids Who Haven't Been Vaccinated Should Avoid Major Public PlacesSymptoms begin with a cough, runny nose, red watery eyes and a pink rash all over the body.
Worried You've Been Exposed To The Measles?While measles were declared virtually eradicated in the United States by 2000, roughly 60-70 cases will still occur every year.
Report: Number Of Calif. Parents Opting Not To Vaccinate Kids Doubles A growing number of parents who opt not to vaccinate their children due to personal beliefs is raising concerns among public health officials as the school year gets underway.