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Are Kindergarten Kids Getting Their Vaccines?

Federal immunization goals remain unmet, the CDC says.

08/27/2012

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Maryland Among 3 States Awarded Federal Biodefense Contracts

The Texas A&M University System will be the home of one of three national biodefense centers to help the country quickly develop vaccines in the event of a pandemic and strategies for responding to bioterrorism.

06/19/2012

HPV Vaccine

Health Experts: Boys Should Also Receive HPV Vaccine

A controversial STD vaccine is recommended for young girls. Now doctors say boys need it, too—before they’re sexually active.

10/25/2011

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Anne Arundel County Health Officials Baiting Raccoons With Rabies Vaccine

Raccoons aren’t just a nuisance, they can also be dangerous. The cute and furry critters are the number one carrier of rabies.

09/07/2011

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University Of Maryland To Get AIDS Vaccine Funding

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is announcing a funding consortium to pay for preclinical development of an HIV/AIDS vaccine candidate.

05/05/2011

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Army Starts Clinical Trials On Ricin Vaccine

The Army says it’s starting clinical trials at Fort Detrick on a potential ricin vaccine.

04/13/2011

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