Follow Us:
Saturday, January 18, 2020



Acne vaccine could soon be a reality

September 01, 2018 8:53 pm

A vaccine that promises to cure acne without any side effects is on its way to give us a blemish free skin.

World Immunization Week 2018: Why is it observed and significance of the theme of 2018

April 24, 2018 10:14 pm

According to WHO, this year's theme — 'Protected Together, #VaccinesWork' helps encourage people to put in more efforts to increase immunisation coverage for the greater good. Some of the diseases eradicated by vaccines are smallpox, polio and malaria.

World's first dengue fever vaccine cleared for use in Mexico: French manufacturer

December 10, 2015 2:53 am

This vaccine could potentially become "a blockbuster" and generate more than a billion dollars in revenue for the French pharmaceutical company.

Vaccines gone bad kill 2 babies in Mexico, 29 others sick

May 11, 2015 8:50 am

Mexico Institute for Social Security has stopped vaccines nationwide as a precaution.

Seasonal flu vaccines boost immunity to many types of flu

December 11, 2014 2:29 pm

Seasonal flu vaccines may protect individuals not only against the strains of flu they contain but also against many additional types,.

Explained: Buzz of expectation around world's first dengue vaccine

November 08, 2014 1:53 pm

Drugmaker Sanofi Pasteur has announced the world’s first dengue vaccine could come in the second half of 2015.

Rabies deaths linked to cost of vaccine

October 12, 2013 4:34 am

Rabies kills 24,000 people a year in Africa,most of them children.

Affected by polio,child dies in Latur

June 24, 2013 1:28 am

A 10-month-old boy,found infected with the vaccine-derived polio virus,died

Travellers’ nightmare: Yellow fever vaccine stocks run out,production unit awaits repair

May 20, 2013 3:16 am

With the only government-run production unit for yellow fever vaccine in Kasauli out of order for nearly two years